Undergraduate and graduate students participate in a number of student organizations and societies within the Department.
Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
Eta Kappa Nu (HKN)
Eta Kappa Nu is a national honorary society that accepts juniors and seniors in electrical engineering and computer engineering and graduate students in electrical engineering
Linux and Unix Users Group (VTLUUG)
The Linux and Unix Users Group at Virginia Tech supports the use of Linux and Unix on campus and works to advance the computing skills of its members. The organization hosts InstallFests, crash courses, technical talks and other events throughout the year and hosts a wiki with howto and informational articles.
There are a number of other organizations in the University that are of particular interest to many electrical engineering and computer engineering students.