Student clubs and organizations

The W. P. Carey School of Business has more than 40 business-related clubs and organizations for students. Additionally, Arizona State University boasts more than 1,000 student clubs and organizations. Clubs and organizations provide unique experiences and opportunities and you are strongly encouraged to get involved in at least one campus organization.

AD Works is an organization that will seek to engage and teach students how to professionally create an advertisement for different companies throughout the country. Our members will be responsible for utilizing advertising and marketing techniques, which they will learn in this organization, as well as engage with different agencies and companies on a professional level.

AIESEC is a non-profit, student run, international organization that provides students with the opportunity to develop their leadership skills in a small business environment. AIESEC has been facilitating youth leadership development as well as international professional and volunteer experiences for over 65 years, developing a global learning environment across 134 countries and territories.

In 1904, Alpha Kappa Psi was founded on the principles of educating its members and the public to appreciate and demand higher ideals in business and to further the individual welfare of members during college and beyond. ( College men and women everywhere are discovering that Alpha Kappa Psi is much more than just another organization or club—it is a unique, prestigious association of students, professors, graduates and professionals with common interests and goals. They join Alpha Kappa Psi to take advantage of valuable educational, friendship and networking opportunities. ( Iota Xi is one of the many chapters under the AKPsi family. Founded in 1972 at Arizona State University, members have built a legacy of service and leadership in the community. Today, the Iota Xi chapter gives students the opportunity for professional development, guided by the five core values of the fraternity.

The American Marketing Association is the largest marketing association in North America as well as the largest organization in the business college at ASU. Our focus is to teach students practical, real world skills for marketing themselves in a competitive business world. Whether you're a business, engineering or design major, you'll need to learn how to market yourself to potential prospects, employers, bosses and coworkers in order to get ahead of your competition. Here at AMA, we'll teach you how to put together a resume, how to dress professionally, how to speak to employers and help you develop real world leadership skills that will give you an edge in the business world. We'll also give you opportunities to develop friendships with college peers, network with executives from various different corporations and learn about how to effectively work together in teams in order to accomplish real world objectives. Our goal at AMA is to help prepare you to excel when you leave college and help you develop the necessary skills for business that you can't get from the classroom. Come visit us at our meetings and stay for one of our socials to find out more about AMA!

Arizona Microcredit Initiative is a 501(c)3 nonprofit that empowers small businesses in the greater Phoenix area through academic-level business instruction, consulting services and small loans at low interest rates. We offer business development workshops in local communities to help our clients learn strategies to improve their business models and profitability. Our workshops provide individualized instruction on topics ranging from customer segmentation and marketing to practical accounting and financial projections. We also offer individual consulting services to pinpoint business-specific problems and develop solutions. If you are interested in applying for a loan, signing up for the next workshop or have any questions, please email us at and check out our website at

The mission of Ascend (national) is to continually influence and encourage the development of finance, accounting and business professionals and students while serving as a collective voice for the Asian and Pacific Islander communities in the finance, accounting and related business fields. Ascend-ASU is an extension of the parent organization with the goal of creating a collegiate level network. Our mission here at ASU is to develop our members to become well-rounded individuals and focus on the three pillars: leadership, professionalism, and community service. Membership to join the national parent organization is optional and the dues are to be paid directly to them. Membership in the national organization is not required to become a member of Ascend-ASU.

Asian Business Leaders Association was originally founded in 1994 by a small group of dedicated business students and still continues to meet today following many successful years. We serve the needs of career-oriented students through academic support, leadership opportunities, and social environments where members can interact with the campus and community leaders. The main emphasis of the organization is to educate members about various Asian cultures in the business setting. With this goal in mind we hope to improve international relations between individuals and business as a whole.

The Asian Corporate & Entrepreneur Leaders collegiate chapter at Arizona State University (ACEL-ASU) allows a safe and professional setting for all individuals to develop their skills in order to pursue higher levels in their careers or executive roles in society. Workshops will be led by professionals from the ACEL professional chapter providing connections and networking, increasing our members’ personal confidence and expanding their opportunities for future careers. The members of ACEL consist of a very large and diverse population of leaders and working professionals with all different backgrounds including journalism, political science, social workers, medicine, engineering, business, arts, law, entrepreneurs, and multitude more that appeals to students of all majors of every school. Members will also be offered the chance to be a part of the mentorship program, where students are paired up with a professional from the organization, allowing for a tremendous opportunity for invaluable knowledge transfer. Members will be a part of the collegiate chapter but will also have the opportunity to be a member of the Arizona chapter, allowing for the opportunity to continue professional development beyond their undergraduate and graduate degrees.

We are one of the largest and fastest-growing organizations in the business school. Started in October 2012, we enter our second year with 110+ paid members, 34 corporate partnerships, and myriad professional and social events. Our number one priority is helping our members - our "ALPFAmilia" - construct their professional skills and get "the offer" from their top-choice firms, then come back and help others do the same. Sign up for our e-mailing list at! ALPFA is the leading professional association in the United States, consisting of over 23,000 members across 41 professional chapters and 130+ student chapters. ALPFA is dedicated to enhancing opportunities for its members in the accounting, finance and related professions through superior networking, professional development, and major events held on both the local and national levels for professionals and students alike. ASU's ALPFA Student Chapter is open to anyone, in any major, from any background.

Founded in 1919, Beta Alpha Psi is an honor organization for financial information students and professionals. There are over 300 chapters on college and university campuses with over 300,000 members initiated since Beta Alpha Psi's formation. The primary objective of Beta Alpha Psi is to encourage and give recognition to scholastic and professional excellence in the business information field. This includes: promoting the study and practice of accounting, finance and information systems, providing opportunities for self-development, service and association among members and practicing professionals, and encouraging a sense of ethical, social, and public responsibility.

The Black Business Student Association was organized to meet the needs of African American Students. BBSA promotes professionalism, career advancement, and educational success, through the networking of students and their community. Members must strive to become well rehearsed in the skills needed to meet the expectations of the professional world; this is achieved by enhancing their talents and abilities, possessing the will to excel, and a desire for higher standards within the organization and a betterment of the community.

Business Ambassadors are student leaders of the W. P. Carey School of Business who represent the school at events and programs both on and off campus in a professional manner and build positive relationships with students, parents, faculty, and the community. Additionally, Business Ambassadors are involved in the recruitment process of top students to the W. P. Carey School through collaboration with the Undergraduate Admissions Office. The school of business seeks students to be Ambassadors who are successful, professional and are proud to represent the W. P. Carey School of Business. “The mission of the W. P. Carey Business Ambassadors is to consistently and professionally represent the W. P. Carey School of Business.” To Become an Ambassador - Like Our Facebook page to get updates about our next recruitment cycle!

The Business Communication Student Association (BCSA) at Arizona State University is a student lead organization whose mission is to provide all students from various educational backgrounds the proper skills, knowledge and connections that are needed to help them develop their professional careers. BCSA will hold several events throughout the Fall and Spring semesters that will help students target their interests and give them the opportunity to connects with professionals from that field. This firsthand experience can help students of all ages and interests get a feel for the business world as well as gain connections for future positions in internships and entry-level jobs.

Welcome to the business golf club! Not only do we tailor your golf game but also improve upon your business skills so you can become a highly successful student!

Business of Fashion at Arizona State University will educate students about the fundamentals of business as they apply to the fashion industry. Members will have the opportunity to network within the industry through local fashion oriented events, professional speakers and individually driven ventures.

Business of Food is an organization that will host speakers, plan site tours and have various other events relating to the food industry.

The mission of the Business School Council of Arizona State University is to offer students an opportunity to become involved in the W.P. Carey School of Business, to inform students about matters regarding the School of Business, to represent business students to Associated Students of Arizona State University, to increase faculty-student relations within the School of Business, to recognize outstanding student , organization, and faculty achievements, and to offer students an opportunity to learn, grow and develop leadership and professional skills.

The club's focus will be on teaching and practicing basic investment techniques with simulation or real world finances and with real world applications. Our first semester's focus will be on utilizing different techniques for stock, futures, and commodities investing. We would use speakers to come in and teach these techniques and talk about their investment experience with Conservative business analysis, speculative investing, value investing, alongside others and partnering these techniques with trading applications and applying them to our investment goals. Our aim is to bring like minded new and experienced students who would like to learn more about the world of investing and hopefully develop their own investment plans and trading techniques.

LEAD - COMPETE – NETWORK Arizona State University’s Collegiate DECA enhances a student's college experience by providing recognition and leadership activities directly related to academic study.

New Venture Group (NVG) is a multi-disciplinary management consulting group whose purpose is helping our clients to explore the potential of their business, visualize aspirations for their future, and discover profitable approaches to moving forward. We also provide support for our members who are interested in pursuing a career in the consulting industry.

Delta Sigma Pi is a professional business fraternity on college campuses across the nation. Through this organization, we are able to encourage scholarship, social activity, and a broad network of students, faculty, and alumni for their mutual advancement.

Mission Statement:
The mission of the Gamma Omega Chapter of Delta Sigma Pi, at Arizona State University, is to develop professionals that embody integrity, resilience and innovation by creating a culture of respect and unity.

Integrity, Resilience, Innovation, Respect, Unity.

If you are a dedicated, hardworking, and passionate business student, you would be perfect for Delta Sigma Pi. You can find out if Delta Sigma Pi is right for you by attending recruitment events or meeting with some of our members on Dean's Patio! JOIN TODAY!

DISC exists to produce motivated professionals-in-training who are well-versed in both information technology and business competencies. In short, to put into action those concepts and competencies which are accrued from the education offered at the W. P. Carey School of Business. Career development, leadership, collaboration, and community involvement are to be all members’ objectives. Furthermore, this organization exists to provide its members opportunities to network with leading firms and professionals from a wide range of industries, gaining valuable insights and exposure to the inner workings of their trade.

Enactus brings together a diverse network of university students, academic professionals and industry leaders around the shared mission of creating a better, more sustainable world through the positive power of business. By contributing their talents to projects that improve the lives of people worldwide, Enactus participants are demonstrating that individuals with a knowledge and passion for business can be a powerful force for change.

The purpose of this organization is to provide students with educational, social, and networking opportunities in the entertainment business to promote professional and personal growth. We have had guest speakers so far from the West and East Coast, in addition to Arizona who have offered insight into areas such as content creation, film networking, and event planning for music festivals.

Entrepreneurs@ASU is an extraordinary sister and brotherhood, who not only seek to acquire knowledge in how to be successful entrepreneurs, but to help others in their pursuits as well! Together we uplift and enlighten the entrepreneurial spirits, educate our members on how to start-up, maintain, and improve their businesses, and encourage creative concepts. We welcome all those with even the slightest interest in entrepreneurship, and hope we may contribute to your success!

The purpose of our organization is to educate and spread awareness about business ethics and student academic integrity. We accomplish this by involving our members in various activities which include lecture series, ethics case competitions and community service.

FMA is the premier undergraduate student organization in the ASU Finance Department. Our aim is to expose our membership to experiences and insights in finance which are not available by simply attending class. Our strong relationships with the Phoenix business community allow us to provide value and opportunities to our membership. We combine theory and practice to all aspects of finance. The organization is open to all majors and we hope to see you at an event in the near future.

Connecting people, resources, and cultures.

Global Council of Diplomats is dedicated to improving the global mindset of both international and domestic students, developing global work skills, increasing the frequency and depth of intercultural communication among our diverse student body, and creating opportunities for the entire W. P. Carey community to develop global business friendships and networks.

Global Microfinance brigades seek to provide rural communities in impoverished nations with micro-lending institutions from which they can withdraw small enough loans to better themselves. Additionally, we work to inform members of the community about savings options so that they understand how to set aside money for themselves and their future generations.

For over 41 years, it has been the mission of the Hispanic Business Students Association to prepare our members to be future leaders, serve our communities, promote diversity and create a progressive learning environment. The goals of the association are to provide students with educational opportunities, career options and association with students who have different goals but mutual interests.

IMA, the Association of Accountants and Financial Professionals in Business, welcomes all business students interested in professional and personal development at a universally recognized professional community of 60,000 strong across the globe. IMA’s mission is to provide to members personal and professional development opportunities through, education, association with business professionals, and certification in management accounting and financial management skills. IMA at ASU student chapter is subject to the international IMA charter and works in accord with the Arizona Valley of the Sun IMA chapter

The Leadership Society of Arizona is professional leadership organization: based on a 22 year/$15.9M international research effort, using a leadership philosophy that has been proven in the industry to improve Project Management and the Delivery of Services by minimizing effort by up to 40%. We teach individuals how to:

  • “Know almost everything” without “knowing almost anything.”
  • Enable a person to compete with experts in the industry without going through the years of experience.
  • Align people to quickly obtain wisdom that normally requires years to discover.
  • Help people understand why things happen, who people are and what they will do, and how to increase productivity in their own personal and professional life with minimal information and effort.
  • Add value by learning how to think.

The purpose of our organization is to focus on the business world in the Middle East and North Africa by disseminating the region’s economy, investment, job opportunities and markets to students. We will also give an insight about the business relationship between this region and the rest of the world by spreading awareness through different networking activities including seminars, workshops, lectures and conferences. MENA Business club members will use Arizona State University resources such as the ASU Alumni association and fellow student organizations. We hope to provide internship opportunities and lectures about potential employers within the MENA region. We strive to provide our members and students with the resources needed for them to be successful in the region they aspire to work in.

Native American Business Organization's focus is to provide assistance to the members to excel academically, develop professional business etiquette skills, and promote cultural and social awareness to the ASU community and its affiliates.

Phi Beta Lambda is the collegiate division of the Future Business Leaders of America. Our mission is to bring business and education together in a positive working relationship through innovative leadership and career development programs. We compete in various business and technology related events at the state and national level.

SPARK offers students exclusive opportunities and experiences to launch a successful career in business. The SPARK program is dedicated to the professional development of students interested in a career in consultative selling. SPARK is a landmark organization that allows students to distinguish themselves through informational workshops, interactions with corporate professionals and opportunities to participate in collegiate sales competitions.

SHRM provides opportunities for students to network on the local level through student chapters. All students that are enrolled in the W. P. Carey School of Business as well as Human Resource majors are welcome to join. SHRM student chapter was started to promote, support and increase exposure of human resources for students at Arizona State University. Meetings consist of guest speakers and discussions of current topics in the HR field.

The purpose of the organization is to provide students who are interested in event planning the opportunity to gain knowledge and experience within the industry. We strive to help you gain this knowledge from industry professionals, hands-on events, field trips and guest speakers.

The mission of Sports Business Association is to deliver unprecedented educational and professional opportunities for ASU students interested in the sports industry. Guided by its pursuit of excellence, SBA is determined to assert itself as a premiere student organization by providing members with industry connections, leadership development, and applications of social responsibility. In doing so, SBA aspires to contribute to the professional athletic climate and ultimately forge strong bonds to help achieve goals of its student members, professional contacts, and University-affiliated associates. @SBAatASU

The Student Economics Association is open to all students with an active interest in economic issues and problems or with career interests in economics and related fields. The organization's main objective is to promote extracurricular activities that enhance the ASU experience.

SCMA strives to serve as the bridge between the classroom and the professional workplace by providing its members with opportunities to learn and experience the real world applications of supply chain management while nurturing its members to success.

The mission of the Undergraduate Law Association is to provide information and networking opportunities to students interested in exploring careers in law.  To achieve this goal, we invite attorneys to discuss their experiences in law school and their careers, as well as non-lawyers who discuss their interaction with attorneys in everyday legal situations. We also host events that teach students about the law school application process and law school selection, and we provide LSAT practice sessions.

A shadowing program within the school of business to show high school students what a day as an average student looks like.

The STEP Program’s mission is to improve confidence and academic achievement by providing a mentor relationship, personal and professional developmental programming, and college preparation for high school students.

The main purpose of the Women's Business Leaders Association is to bring together women of diverse occupations and to provide opportunities for them to help themselves and others grow personally and professionally through leadership, education, networking, and support.