Student Clubs & Organizations

Kogod offers a variety of graduate and undergraduate student organizations and clubs. Our goal is to develop students as strong leaders of their organizations to become effective leaders in the world.

Kogod provides targeted advising for student organizations in officer training, event planning, goal-setting, organizational behavior and more.

Complementing the support from AU's Student Activities office, business-focused student organizations receive additional support from Kogod in their management and promotion. See those student organizations below. No contact information for one of the groups below? Looking to start a new organization? Contact Andrew Toczydlowski at andrew@american.edu.

GBA provides students a unified voice, encourages participation, promotes academic excellence and professional skill development, and enhances the quality of academic and social life. 

Email Adam Trent, GBA President, at at4751a@student.american.edu for more information.

All Kogod undergraduate students are members of the UBA. The UBA supports students through events and collaborative programming with other clubs. 

The Club provides programming, networking and support for students pursuing accounting. The club hosts events and informs students about CPA requirements, graduate school, and careers. 

Contact: president@kogodaccountingclub.com

The American Fashion Society supports the interests of design and distribution of the fashion industry.

The American Marketing Association @ AU is a community of students looking to learn and adapt to the ever-changing marketing industry. We work with local businesses to improve campaigns and invite professionals to speak and teach new skills to the organization. 

The purpose of ACFE@AU is to give students interested in forensic accounting and other fraud related topics a place to learn, network, and have fun.

Alpha Kappa Psi (AKPsi) is a co-ed, professional business fraternity that focuses on education and social programs, community service and team work. 

The club creates partnerships that enhance intellectual and economic development in the Black community. It fosters economic and educational initiatives to support the African American community. 

Contact: John Ladipo (al5620c@student.american.edu) | nbmbaa.org

The Club strives to educate students about the field of consulting and provide them with opportunities, tools and experience to be successful. 

This organization, for both undergraduate and graduate students, that provides resources and support to students who are interested in Data Analytics. The AU Analytics Club offers students a platform to understand the role of analytics in businesses and the challenges faced in the workplace. The club will offer opportunities to help students develop technical skills for data analytics and building networks as well.

The Digital Strategy and Innovation Club is open to both graduate and undergraduate students who are interested in digital marketing, innovation and analytics. It offers students career development and skill building opportunities with the network of professionals in tech and innovative companies in the DMV area, alongside a series of charitable and community activities throughout the year. For more information, please contact DigitalClub.AU@gmail.com.

The club provides assistance and advice to all AU students who wish to create new business ventures related to products or services and who have an entrepreneurial vision. 

Contact: auentrepreneurs@gmail.com

The FMA is an international organization of financial executives, analysts, professors, and students. Membership is an opportunity to connect the classroom and real world and join the FMA global network. 

Contact: FMA@american.edu

GCG provides resources and support for AU graduate students interested in consulting, through professional development and relationship-building programs that directly engage students with consulting professionals.

Contact: Addy Aggarwal (aa7705a@student.american.edu)

The Kogod Hispanic Business Association is a network of students and alumni whose mission is to address the educational and business-related issues that are relevant to Hispanics. The Kogod Hispanic Business Association seeks to provide undergraduate and graduate students with networking and career opportunities and promote Hispanic business leadership and entrepreneurship. In addition, the Association will promote diversity, higher education, and foster growth and improvement within the Hispanic community.

 

The International Business Club seeks to leverage the opportunities available to students in Washington D.C. by inviting guest speakers, organizing off-site visits and holding meetings that seek to promote understanding of the global context in which business operates.

Kogod Pride hopes to build community through social programming among LGBT students in Kogod, provide professional development and networking opportunities, and raise awareness about the issues facing the LGBT community in the workplace. Open to undergraduate and graduate students.

KPEVCC is comprised of graduate and undergraduate students with diverse backgrounds. The expressed purpose is to educate members about the private equity and venture capital industries. 

Contact: klab@american.edu | kpeclub.com

The Sustainable Business Society aims to provide networking opportunities for students with sustainability-focused leaders in the DMV area and with sustainability-focused events. We also aim to spread awareness about sustainable management practices on campus.

This chapter of the National Association of Women MBAs seeks to promote the education and advancement of women in business by providing support through networking and mentoring opportunities. 

Contact: kwib.info@gmail.com | mbawomen.org

To promote and encourage the success of women in business through workshops, speakers, discussion, professional development and networking events.