Clubs, Organizations, and Events

Get more involved in tech at USC!

Please feel free to explore the following student clubs, organizations, and events related to the information technology field and our various minor disciplines.

If you would like to inquire about adding your student club, organization, or event to this list, please email itpadvising@usc.edu.

Student Clubs

Girls in Tech at USC

Dedicated to empowering, educating, and mentoring female college students interested in entering the technology field. https://usc.girlsintech.org/

MEGA

The Makers of Entertaining Games Association is USC’s Game Development club. The goal is to enable students to make their own games and to create a network of students (designers, programmers, and artists) interested in the game development process. http://megausc.com/about

QuEST

Queers in Engineering, Science and Technology provides support to LGBTQ+ students at the University of Southern California in STEM fields. https://www.facebook.com/usc.quest

Spark SC

A council of 7 student organizations seeking to provide students of all disciplines with the resources and environment needed to achieve their innovative minds. http://sparksc.org/

Society of Women Engineers (SWE) at USC

Aims to provide female engineers with a supportive community and a greater voice in the engineering industry. http://www.sweusc.com/

USC Cyber Security and Digital Forensics Organization

Applicable to students in the cybersecurity/forensics minors/ specializations interested in jobs, competitions, etc. usccyb.org

Women in Computing

A student organization that aims to make information that benefits women in computing readily available, in addition to hosting events such as tech talks, internship panels, industry recruiting events, mentoring, etc. We also aim to help provide a sense of community to women in CS at USC, considering how gender-imbalanced the field is. https://www.facebook.com/uofsc.wic/

Organizations

LavaLab

USC’s first hands-on organization for entrepreneurship, engineering, and product design. http://www.usclavalab.org/

NOBE USC 

The USC Chapter of the National Organization for Business and Engineering (NOBE), a national society uniting business, management and engineering organizations from universities coast to coast. http://www.nobenational.org/usc/home.php

USC’s ACM

The USC Chapter of the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), and it is actively involved in organizing numerous events that help Trojans apply their invaluable computing skills to the real world from developing software for people with disabilities to developing applications for mobile phones, thus encouraging innovation. http://uscacm.org/

Events

Hack SC 

Hosts hack-a-thons allowing students to build stuff, learn, hack, and innovate at USC. http://hacksc.com/

Startup Equinox

A cross-functional event bringing together entrepreneurs with different skill sets and backgrounds to turn ideas to reality. https://www.facebook.com/startupequinox/