Student groups provide opportunities to develop leadership and communication skills and to form lasting friendships.
The Computer Science and Engineering Graduate Student Association (CSEGA) promotes leadership, support, and social fellowship in the CSE graduate student community.
The student chapter of the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) has long sponsored a wide variety of activities, such as video game contests and weekly faculty/student doughnut hours.
MSU Women in Computing (WIC) seeks to promote, recruit, and retain women while providing educational and networking opportunities for all students. Activities this year included hosting industry speakers, attending the Michigan Celebration of Women in Computing conference, and conducting an outreach program for the Girl Scouts of America.
The MSU student chapter of the Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE) is an organization that assists and encourages Hispanics to pursue careers in science, engineering, and mathematics.
Spartasoft is devoted to learning about and taking part in video game development.
The MSU International Students Association promotes and enhances international awareness, cooperation, cultural diversity and dialogue among international students on campus.