Business Student Organizations

The Lam Family College of Business recognizes the importance of student organizations to build leadership, encourage teamwork, and sharpen networking skills.

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Upcoming Events:

Providing Opportunity for Women (POW) and Gator LinkedIn Group (GLG) have teamed up to host a Networking Webinar

Thursday, October 22 from 5 - 6 PM (PST).

We will have professionals from Arimac, Round Up, and Galvanizer attending to talk about Women in Leadership and to provide more in-depth assistance if students may need it. 

Featured panelist:

  • Kavindya Thennakoon: Design Anthropologist at Arimac
  • Meenu Singh: Founder at Round Up
  • Ali Lauer: Co-founder at Galvanizer


Becoming an Effective Problem Solver

Are you a problem solver? Join our VP of Marketing this Thurs, 22 Oct at 6 pm to expand your skills and learn more ways on becoming an effective problem solver!

Meeting ID: 884 0223 2539 

Password: 329305

Through their involvement in these organizations, students interact with employers, faculty, alumni and peers who provide guidance in areas such as academic coursework and professional pursuits. SF State student organizations are under the advisement of Student Activites & Events (SAE). For a directory of student organizations, see Student Organization Directory
Lam Family College of Business Student Organization Events
Student Organization Meetings Date & Time Contact
Ascend SFSU  Every Tuesday from 5:00PM to 7:00PM.
Accounting Students Organization (ASO)  Every Thursday from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM.
Gator LinkedIn Group  Hosts Monthly events
General Business Organization (GenB) Meets every other Friday at 4 pm - next is Oct 30  
International Business Society   (IBS)

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Management Organization of Business Students (MOBS) Meets weekly on Thursdays between 6 pm and 7 pm
Lam Family College of Business Student Organizations
Organization Name Abbreviation 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.
Black Business Student Association


Empowers Black students by providing networking opportunities & resources for professional excellence

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.

Gator LinkedIn Group

GLG Gator LinkedIn Group was formed to provide resources to students to progress in their Careers, Network with each other leverage the power of LinkedIn to make professional connections for advice Mentoring and Career search.
General Business Organization  GenB 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 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.

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.
Vendition Sales Society VVS Vendition Sales Society is a non-profit organization that started a National Collegiate Sales Club to help students that might be interested in pursuing a career in sales. VVS provides sales training, networking events, guest speakers from different ty industries, and sales job opportunities.

Lam Family College of Business Graduate Student Organizations
Organization Name Abbreviation Description Email

Net Impact Chapter at SFSU

Net Impact