Student Organizations

Get Involved – Join a Club!

Joining a student club or organization is a great way to get involved. You’ll meet people who share the same interests – building lifelong friendships – while gaining professional experience, and honing your leadership skills. 

Our department is home to four student-led organizations, including: CedarLUG, Women in Computing, UNI Computer Club and UNISEC (Cyber Security Club).

Student Organizations


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.

Contact Dr. Andrew Berns ( for more information. 

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.