Student Organizations

Students in the Department of Computer Science participate in and lead a number of computing-related groups:


The Cedar Valley Linux User Group (CedarLUG) is a campus and community organization that serves as a resource for enthusiasts and users of the Linux operating system. The organization is open to students and faculty of UNI, Linux users and enthusiasts in the Cedar Valley community. Find out more here.

Women in Computing

Women in Computing is an organization to encourage women and minorities within the computing and technology field through outreach, leadership, fellowship, and service. Women in Computing is open to all interested students and faculty of UNI, regardless of major. Contact Dr. Sarah Diesburg or Dr. Dheryta Jasinghani to learn more.

UNI Computer Club

The UNI Computer Club is an organization that focuses on delving into computer science-related topics and practices. Contact Dr. Mark Fienup to learn more.

UNISEC (Cyber Security Club)

UNISEC is an organization in which members can learn more about cybersecurity in general, and they can also compete in competitions such as the NCDC ( National Cyber Defense Competition ). Contact Dr. Andrew Berns to learn more.