Department of Computer Science

Student Resources

Academic advice is always available at Illinois Tech’s Academic Resource Center.

    Explore resources for current students here, as well as find out more about scholarships or about the College of Computing’s Summer Undergraduate Research Experience (SURE) programs, which grant undergraduates an opportunity to spend 6-8 weeks with a research team.

    Elevate Experience

    Illinois Tech’s Elevate initiative is a one-of-a-kind program that combines a world-class education with guaranteed experiences and a customized plan that set you on the pathway to an amazing career. By taking part in guaranteed hands-on experiences like research projects, internships, study away, competitions, and short courses, you’ll gain the twenty-first century skills essential for professional success.

    Learn more about Elevate and how your team of career, academic, and alumni advisers can help you create your personalized Elevate Your Future plan for academic and career success.

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    Student Organizations

    Illinois Tech is home to many chapters of national computer science–related student organizations including:

    Useful Links

    CS Calendars

    Department Forms

    (for current students only; no form is necessary for people applying for admission.)

    Software Suggestions

    The following programs and sites were compiled from suggestions by Illinois Tech students. If you would like to make more suggestions, please forward them to Michael Saelee.

    Software Websites

    Software Categories

    ANTIVIRUS

    COMPILERS/DEVELOPMENT ENVIRONMENTS

    DATA COMPRESSION

    EMAIL CLIENTS

    GRAPHICS DESIGN

    INSTANT MESSAGING

    MULTIMEDIA

    OFFICE SOFTWARE

    OPERATING SYSTEMS

    TEXT EDITORS

    VERSION CONTROL (GIT)

    VIRTUALIZATION SOFTWARE

    WEB BROWSERS

    WEBPAGE EDITORS