The University of Texas at Austin, Psi Chapter

Eta Kappa Nu (HKN), Psi Chapter, is the Electrical and Computer Engineering Honor Society at The University of Texas at Austin. We provide a venue for upper-division ECE honor students to meet each other, interact with the corporate world, and serve the department, the university, and the community. Like all chapters of HKN, we are dedicated to encouraging and recognizing excellence in the fields of Electrical and Computer Engineering. Our chapter was the 21st chapter of Eta Kappa Nu with a charter date of April 24, 1928.



Region 5: Southwestern USA

Section: Austin, TX (Central Texas)

Founding Date: April 24, 1928

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Last Update: 7/26/2023

Austin, Texas

The University of Texas at Austin was opened in 1883. The university is the flagship campus of the University of Texas System and is located a few blocks from the Texas Capitol. UT established the Electrical Engineering Department in 1903; currently, the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department is the largest department in the Cockrell School of Engineering and is ranked amongst the top programs in the nation. The ECE Department and the Psi Chapter of Eta Kappa Nu (HKN) are located in the Engineering Education and Research Center (EERC) that was opened in 2017.

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Eta Kappa Nu strives to be a platform for recognizing outstanding Electrical and Computer Engineering students in the UT Austin ECE department. We extend our services to the department and the community through participation in multi-disciplinary extra-curricular programs throughout the semester. These programs offer community and leadership experiences to our members. We also organize several social events such as Game Nights, Signature party, as well as Firesides with ECE professors to form better connections with our fellow students and our beloved professors.

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