Undergraduate Program

Undergraduate Clubs & Organizations

Student clubs and organizations keep you involved with campus life – a vital part of the Smith experience. Participating in the many opportunities for learning and achieving that exist everywhere at Smith will change your perspective, your focus – even your life.

Accounting and Business Association, College Park Chapter

Co-President: Cece Ukejianya | umdabapresident@gmail.com
Co-President: Lauren Naphtali | umdabapresident@gmail.com
Website: www.marylandaba.com
Facebook: facebook.com/UMarylandABA

The Accounting & Business Association of College Park, MD provides opportunities for personal, academic and professional development for students interested in the accounting profession, through regular meetings, professional speakers, community service and social activities. We work with University of Maryland students to help them polish their accounting skills, find internships, and network to get jobs. The organization functions under the auspices and with the guidance of the Accounting Department of the Robert H. Smith School of Business.

Accounting Business Association, Shady Grove Chapter

President: Sara Ruiz | ruiz_sara21@hotmail.com
Website: abashadygrove.webs.com
Facebook: facebook.com/ShadyGroveABA
Twitter: twitter.com/ShadyGroveABA

The mission of the Accounting & Business Association Shady Grove Chapter (ABA Shady Grove) is to provide opportunities for personal, academic and professional development for students interested in the accounting profession, through regular meetings, professional speakers, community service and social activities. The organization functions under the auspices and with the guidance of the Accounting Department of the Robert H. Smith School of Business.

Ascend at UMD (formerly Asian Business Association)

President: Mei Li | meiyingli94@gmail.com
Website: www.ascendleadership.org
Facebook: facebook.com/groups/ascendUMD

Ascend is the largest, non-profit Pan-Asian organization for business professionals in North America. Established in 2005, Ascend has grown to serve professionals and corporations across various professions and across multiple industries. Ascend reaches 60,000 people with 30 student chapters and 17 professional chapters located in both the United States and Canada around major business hubs and educational institutions. Ascend at UMD is to help students to connect with other Ascend professionals and corporations.

Alpha Kappa Psi

President: Jacob King | kingjacob1515@gmail.com
Facebook: facebook.com/AKPsiUMD
Twitter: twitter.com/AKPsiOT

The object and purpose of Alpha Kappa Psi Fraternity is to further the individual welfare of its members; to foster scientific research in the fields of commerce, accounts and finance; to educate the public to appreciate and demand higher ideals therein; and to promote and advance in institutions of college rank courses leading to degrees in business administration.

Association of Latino Professionals in Finance and Accounting (ALPFA)

President: Nicole Lopez | president.alpfaumd@gmail.com
Website: alpfaumd.com
Facebook: facebook.com/pages/ALPFA-UMD-Chapter/182734265085100
Twitter: twitter.com/alpfaumd

ALFPA-UMD’s mission is to create opportunities, add value, and build relationships within the University of Maryland and DC-Metropolitan area while developing future Latino Leaders.

Terp American Marketing Association (TerpAMA)

President: Jackson Tolke | terpama.president@gmail.com
Website: www.terpama.com
Facebook: facebook.com/umdterpama
Twitter: twitter.com/terpAMA

Our mission is to enhance our members’ educational, professional, and social experience through the application of marketing skills and exposure to the vast array of opportunities that lie beyond the classroom.

Black Business Association

President: Diamond Smith | president.bba@gmail.com
Website: bbaumd.wix.com/bbaumd
Facebook: facebook.com/groups/2200258691
Twitter: twitter.com/BBAterp

The Black Business Association’s mission is to provide professional development and networking opportunities to both business and non-business majors, support and mentor students aiming to gain admission to the Robert H. Smith School of Business, and serve the community.

Business Golf Club

Co-President: Luke Farrell | ljfarrell96@gmail.com
Co-President: Matt O’Lone | mattolone96@yahoo.com
Website: www.umdbusinessgolfclub.com
Facebook: facebook.com/UMDBusinessGolfClub
Twitter: twitter.com/umdbusinessgolf

Our mission is to promote a casual and social environment while learning the basics of conducting business on the golf course. Our focus is on golf technique, business etiquette and overall development of networking skills. Building direct alumni relations is an important fundamental to the success of our organization. We are a fusion between an athletic and an academic club and believe that the game of golf is an important networking tool for building business relationships.

Business Information Technology Society (BITS)

President: Emily Yang| ejyang7@gmail.com
Facebook: facebook.com/BITSatUMD
Twitter: twitter.com/umdbits

Our organization dedicates itself to the idea that technology has emerged as a powerful, dynamic force amid today’s business environment; therefore, the ability to understand, utilize, and communicate business technology & data is paramount to the success of any business. We aim to bring students with interests in technology together, to expand their networks with professionals in the field and to learn about cutting edge technologies with real-life applications.

Community of Aspiring Shareholders (CASH)

President: Angela Dong | angela1995d@hotmail.com
Website: umdcash.com
Facebook: facebook.com/groups/216730345048590

Community of Aspiring Shareholders (CASH) is a Robert H. Smith School of Business student club. It will serve to provide students of all majors with practical and applicable knowledge on financial planning and investment management in order to inspire long term thinking, promote risk management, and allow students to profit from their knowledge.

Consult Your Community (CYC)

Co-President: Kathleen Curry | kcurry1@terpmail.umd.edu
Website: consultyourcommunity.org
Facebook: facebook.com/CYCUMD
Twitter: twitter.com/cycumd

Consult Your Community at the University of Maryland is an undergraduate chapter of the nationwide, student-run nonprofit organization, Consult Your Community. Our chapter empowers undergraduate students to leverage their knowledge of business with their passion for service. Students engage with low-income and minority-owned small businesses through an innovative program in which they are trained to provide business owners with comprehensive, pro-bono consulting services.

Delta Sigma Pi

President: Anthony Galletti | gallettianthony@yahoo.com
Website: www.dspumd.com
Facebook: facebook.com/dspumd
Twitter: twitter.com/dspumd
Instagram: instagram.com/dspumd

Delta Sigma Pi is the foremost professional fraternity in the nation for men and women pursuing careers in business. Founded in 1907, it was organized to foster the study of business in universities, encourage scholarship, social activity, and the association of students for their mutual advancement by research and practice. Through a combination of professional, community service, social, and brotherhood events, the Gamma Sigma Chapter at the University of Maryland strives to provide lifetime opportunities for professional and personal development, in alignment with the mission and values of the national Fraternity, for all of its members and business-minded students in the campus community.

Finance Banking Investment Society (FBIS)

President: Michael Koscinski | michael.koscinski@gmail.com
Facebook: facebook.com/UMD-FBIS-Finance-Banking-Investment-Society-305379652839573
Website: www.umdfbis.com

To provide professional, networking, and learning opportunities for our club members interested in careers within the financial services industry.

International Economics & Finance Society (IEFS)

President: Lina Bauer | iefs.president@gmail.com
Facebook: facebook.com/groups/2200756730
Twitter: twitter.com/IEFS_UMD

Connect students with professionals in the economics and finance industries from an international view point.


President: Oru Wonodi | umdmasterpiece@gmail.com
Website: MasterpieceAtUMD.com
Facebook: facebook.com/umdmasterpiece
Twitter: twitter.com/umdmasterpiece

MasTERPiece seeks to provide a platform for fashion entrepreneurs and other artist interested in pursuing a career in the fashion and retail industry. Through our engagement in community service, networking, and professional development, we strive to promote individualism amongst our stylish students.

Maryland Music Business Society (MMBS)

Co-President: Spencer Reid | spencerreid1@verizon.net
Website: terpmusic.org
Facebook: facebook.com/terpmusic
Twitter: twitter.com/terpmusic

The Maryland Music Business Society aims to prepare students for a career in the music industry by hosting networking events, performance opportunities, and educational programs such as speaker events and company visits.

National Association of Black Accountants (NABA)

President: Sharita Ray | sharitaray@ymail.com

The mission of our chapter is to foster a culture at the University of Maryland that demands positive social and environmental impact in the world.

Smith Undergraduate Net Impact

President: Meg Goh | megarn@gmail.com
Facebook: facebook.com/SmithNetImpactUndergrad
Twitter: twitter.com/UGSmithNI

The mission of our chapter is to foster a culture at the University of Maryland that demands positive social and environmental impact in the world.

Operations Management & Business Analytics Society (OMBAS)

President: Nick Giannascoli | nickgiannascoli@gmail.com
Facebook: facebook.com/MarylandOMS

OMS is a student-run organization that seeks to inform students about the Operations Management field and provide them with relevant events, speakers, and presentations. We provide useful resources to Operations majors as well as students thinking about joining our career field in order to enrich their understanding of this complex field of study.

Phi Chi Theta (PCT)

President: Chineme Obiefune | chinemeobie@gmail.com
Facebook: facebook.com/PhiChiThetaAlphaMu

We are the Robert H. Smith School’s original co-ed Business and Economics Fraternity. With over seventy members, we are committed to sharpening our professional skills while building lifelong friendships. As a fraternity, we coordinate professional, social, fundraising, and philanthropic events which incorporate business aspects. Our mission is to higher business education and foster success for all of our members.

Real Estate Club

President: Gary Ascher | garyhascher@gmail.com
Website: umdrec.com

The University of Maryland Real Estate Club teaches members how to invest in real estate through real world case studies and hands on investment simulations. The club offers Maryland Undergraduate students the opportunity to learn how to become investors in the largest asset class in the world. Due paying members have access to valuation models, discussion based lectures, and professional networking sessions.

Sports Business Society

President: Dan Chamberlain | dchambb@gmail.com
Website: www.terpsbs.wix.com/terpsbs
Facebook: facebook.com/groups/UMDSportsBusinessSociety
Twitter: twitter.com/TerpsSBS

The Sports Business Society is established for the expressed purpose of creating and maintaining a community of students with interest in the sports business world. The Sports Business Society’s activities further educate students beyond the classroom and is a place where peers can form great networking relationships. Primary events include: Guest Speakers, sport-related social events, job/internship opportunities. Secondary events include: Facility tours, career fairs, and conferences.

Supply Chain Management Society

President: Rahul Mehta | rahuldmehta@gmail.com
Website: umdscms.com
Facebook: facebook.com/UmdSCMS
Twitter: twitter.com/UMD_SCMS

Our mission is to provide real-world exposure and networking opportunities to SCM students through industry speakers and networking events with professionals and alumni; build community and mentorship among SCM students; develop mutually beneficial corporate relationships in the SCM field.

Smith School Women’s Society

President: Danah Bourislee | wba.president.umd@gmail.com
Website: smithwomen.wix.com/smith-women-society
Facebook: facebook.com/SSWSterps
Twitter: twitter.com/SSWSterps

The mission of the Smith School Women’s Society is to create a community of undergraduates, alumni, professionals, and faculty within the Robert H. Smith School of Business that helps members explore different business fields while developing their skill sets.

TAMID Israeli Investment Group

Co-President: Alex Pollack | alex.pollack@tamidgroup.org
Co-President: Stu Krantz | stu.krantz@tamidgroup.org
Website: umdtamid.com
Facebook: facebook.com/UMDtamid

The TAMID Israel Investment Group is a student-led initiative that pioneers the next generation of American commitment to Israel by connecting business-minded students with the Israeli economy.

TAMID is a comprehensive, multi-phased program spreading to college campuses all around the country. The initiative aligns the next generation of philanthropists, leaders and investors in Israel through education, hands-on investment and consulting experience, and meaningful professional opportunities including a subsidized internship in Israel.

The University of Maryland, College Park chapter was launched in the fall of 2012 after almost a year of organizing. For more information about TAMID go to UmdTamid.com