Professional Organizations

CDM students are encouraged to enter the professional communities associated with their academic program of study and career interests. Below are just a few organizations CDM students often connect with. Most of the organizations offer student membership options in addition to opportunities to attend events and connect with the community and local chapters.

3 students at an event
CDM student James Valles organized and hosted the 2019 IEEE Summer Mixer in Chicago. The annual networking event brings together engineering students and industry professionals from all over the region.


Actors' Equity Association


Association for Computing Machinery (ACM)


American Institute Graphic Arts (AIGA)