Business Student Organizations

The Lam Family College of Business recognizes the importance of student organizations to build leadership, encourage teamwork, and sharpen networking skills. We strongly encourage students to participate in student organizations because they can open doors and create access to internships, jobs, networking opportunities, and the development of critical soft skills needed in every industry and job!


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Lam Family College of Business Student Organizations

Below is a list of regularly scheduled meetings for the organizations registered with us, and links to their pages. Visit GatorXperience for information about events and other SF State organizations and clubs.

Undergraduate Student Organizations Description Email
Alpha Kappa Psi The Psi Kappa Chapter is a student-run professional organization. We educate our members about the professional environment and expose them to: networking events, professional development workshops, and service events to build their character as future business professionals - open to all majors.
Association of Latino Professionals For America at SF State ALPFA SF State is a professional business organization that promotes professional development, leadership and networking, through social events and workshops as well as professional business events. We are open to all San Francisco State students and all majors.
Ascend Chapter at SF State The mission of Ascend is to promote and foster leadership skills in Asian and Pacific-Islander students interested in pursuing a career in accounting, finance,and other business-related fields.
Accounting Student Organization The Accounting Students Organization (ASO) is a San Francisco State University based organization founded in 1970 by students for the students. ASO’s main goal is to assist students in becoming aware of the challenges they may encounter in the business world.
Beta Alpha Psi Beta Alpha Psi is a nonprofit international honorary and service organization for accounting, finance, and information systems students Beta Alpha Psi provides opportunities for the development of technical and professional skills to complement university education; participation in community service; and interaction among students, faculty, and professionals.
Delta Sigma Pi Our members enjoy high-quality training, frequent events with business and cultural leaders, opportunities to mentor and be mentored by experts in their fields, and supportive friendships that foster both professional and personal success and fulfillment
Decision Science Student Association An organization run by San Francisco State University students that assists students to develop interest, knowledge, and careers in decision sciences.
Economics Students Association The ESA is a student run organization dedicated to sponsoring and promoting academic and social events for economics students and faculty.
Financial Analysis and Management Education FAME provides members with opportunities to further their education and develop the necessary real-world experience. We have provided resume and networking workshops, public speaking symposiums, valuation and financial modeling classes, mock interviews, and CFA preparation seminars.
General Business Organization General Business Organization, also known as GenB, is an organization dedicated to assisting students in properly exploring different business fields while also helping them build transferable skills through hosted workshops and partnerships with other business organizations. GenB intends on helping students professionally network themselves, and helping them discover and develop their business career path. GenB also aims to connect all aspects of the business to gain an understanding of the significance of business communications.
Hospitality Management Society The purpose of the Hospitality Management Society is to provide community service and networking opportunities between students, faculty and related industry professionals. Additionally, HMS will foster social and academic growth and award scholarships to qualified members.
International Business Society The International Business Society (IBS) is a student-run, organization that aims to help students enrich their knowledge and competences in the international business field. Through professional, social and volunteering activities, IBS provides opportunities for members to network with professionals and students to develop professional skills.
Information Management Systems Association iMSA at SF State is committed to the professional growth of our members as well as expanding their knowledge and skills in Information Systems and other associated software. iMSA does this by providing an environment conducive to process learning which includes guest speakers, technical workshops, company tours, and providing networking opportunities
Management Organization for Business Students MOBS is devoted to enhancing business student life, whether it be as a professional, in networking, participating in socials, or business social responsibility initiatives. We are open to all business majors.
Marketing Association The Marketing Association is a student-led organization at San Francisco State University. We are comprised of an eclectic collection of students sharing a fervent interest in the marketing industry. We engage in a range of activities and projects to sharpen both our hard and soft skills.
The National Association of Black Accountants 

The National Association of Black Accountants (NABA, Inc.), is a nonprofit membership association dedicated to bridging the opportunity gap for black professionals in the accounting, finance and related business professions. Representing more than 200,000 black professionals in these fields, NABA advances people, careers, and the mission by providing education, resources, and meaningful career connections to both professional and student members, fulfilling the principle of our motto: Lifting As We Climb.

Providing Opportunity for Women POW's mission is to educate, inspire, and empower women to reach their full professional potential through networking, mentorship, and guidance in collaboration with peers and influential women in business.
SFSU LFCoB Empowerment Group The LFCoB Empowerment Group fosters career success for business students through our mentorship program. Connecting students with successful alumni, we expand networks and empower futures. With tailored tracks covering resume building, professional engagement, and career exploration, we equip students with vital skills for personal and professional growth.

Lam Family College of Business Graduate Student Organizations

Graduate Student Organizations Description Contact
Net Impact Chapter at SFSU At Net Impact, we believe that business can be an incredible force for good. We are a group of emerging leaders and change makers working to create real impact in sustainability and social justice. Our meetings provide networking opportunities, live and recorded talks by industry experts, conversations designed to help you pursue your impact goals, and practical tools that will help you find your way to a meaningful career.