Student Organizations and Affliations
ALPFA is the premier Latino professional organization in finance, accounting, and other related professions. ALPFA has active members, committed business partners, and quality programs. The organization takes pride in the following shared values: professional growth, relationship building, inclusiveness, service, integrity, and culture. ALPFA was established in 1972 and has over 150 student and professional chapters with a total of 22,000 members across the country.
ALPFA Hofstra Chapter is an all-inclusive organization, open to any business student as early as freshman year. Each year there are a variety of activities both on campus and in New York City including biweekly meetings, professional discussion panels, a Regional Symposium, Finance Summit, and many other networking events. In addition, every summer ALPFA has an Annual Convention where students have the opportunity to network with professionals and partake in on-site interviews with Fortune 500 companies.
Meetings are held Wednesday nights at 7:00 p.m. in C.V. Starr Room 308.
The faculty advisor for ALPFA is Dr. Ahmet K. Karagozoglu. He can be reached at (516) 463-5701 or via email.