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.
Summer Undergraduate Research Experience (SURE)
SURE offers insight and learning in some of the hottest topics in applied mathematics and computer science through hands-on research experiences. Learn to work as a team member by interacting with graduate students and faculty, and gain an understanding as to what it takes to conduct real-world research.
Illinois Tech offers a number of institutional scholarships and is committed to helping students find outside scholarship opportunities. Scholarships include special opportunities for graduate students in the College of Computing.
Explore your major through a different cultural lens with Illinois Tech’s study away program. See cultural differences beyond food, clothing, art, and language. Study away is available to students of all majors.
Undergraduate student organizations provide networking, professional development, mentoring, and social engagement with like-minded students. Find a group that suits your interests:
Association for Computing Machinery
Association for Computing Machinery - Women
WiCyS - Women in Cybersecurity
Applied Mathematics Student Organizations
American Statistical Association
Association for Women in Mathematics
Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM)
Computer Science Student Organizations
Artificial Intelligence Student Association
Developer Student Clubs at Illinois Institute of Technology