UTEP CS Team Places 2nd


UTEP’s VLL team placed second in IBM’s Great Mind Challenge . The other three participating teams from UTEP CS finished in the top 20. To read the full UTEP news story click here.

Computing Transforms UTEP


Computer Technology Played Important Role in UTEP’s Evolution From its beginnings as an engineering school in 1914, The University of Texas at El Paso has remained at the forefront of employing computing technology for both administrative and academic purposes. The first true computer arrived at UTEP — then Texas Western College — in 1958 when […]

New Graduate Program in Software Engineering

Software Engineering Program

The Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board (THECB) approved the University’s 76th master’s degree – the 14th through the College of Engineering – in late April. The degree approval process started in 2010 after the college received a grant from the U.S. Department of Education Fund for Improvement of Postsecondary Education program and the National Science […]

UTEP Unveils Building, Students Unveil Future

Final CCSB

The New Chemistry and Computer Science Building had a Grand Opening on March 2, 2012. UTEP Unveils Building, Students Unveil Future: “The demand for scientists and engineers far exceeds the available pool of qualified candidates,” said Paul L. Foster, vice chairman of The University of Texas System Board of Regents, speaking at the grand opening […]

UTEP ACM-W Gets Support to Promote CS to Women

Tulips on Gray

ACM-W chapter at UTEP is one of the recipients of the NCWIT Student Seed Fund, sponsored by Symantec. This fund is awarded to student-run programs to develop programs aimed at recruiting, retaining, and supporting women in computing. ACM-W’s initiative will provide mentoring, peer support, training, and professional development opportunities to the CS female students at […]