International Game Developers AssociationThe Game Design and Development program has a thriving International Game Developer’s Association (IGDA) student organization on campus

The International Game Developers Association is the largest non-profit membership organization serving individuals that create video games. The following elements constitute the identity of the IGDA:.

  • Mission  –  To advance the careers and enhance the lives of game developers by connecting members with their peers, promoting professional development, and advocating on issues that affect the developer community.

  • Core Values  –  These core values are the IGDA's essential and enduring tenets. They are timeless guiding principles that require no external justification; they have intrinsic value and importance to the IGDA and its members:

    • Community
    • Professionalism
    • Expression
    • Innovation
    • Impact
    • Leadership
    • Fun
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Stout students participate in more than 120 (social, academic, professional, other) student organizations on campus. Learn more at the link below: