Loyola University Chicago

Quinlan School of Business

Student Organizations

Being an active member of a student organization enriches your overall Loyola experience with friendships, leadership experiences, professional growth, and industry-specific knowledge. It also helps potential employers see your commitment to the program and to a balance between your academic and social life.


ALPFA is the leading national non-for-profit professional association that creates opportunities, adds value, and builds relationships for its members, the community and its business partners while expanding Latino Leadership in the global workforce. Our Loyola chapter will help expand your network and build your resume while creating opportunities for the future. We are affiliated with many companies in the Chicago-Land area including McDonald's, Allstate, and the Big 4 Accounting Firms.

President: Enxhi Zekthi

Faculty Advisor: Kevin Lee

Alpha Kappa Psi

Alpha Kappa Psi is a co-ed business fraternity with the aim to professionally develop each and every member. We accept all majors and offer workshops to our members that help with professional aspects of our lives. In addition to closed workshops, we pride ourselves in putting on great professional events open to the entire school. We bring in well-known speakers from around the country to educated and inspire the Loyola community.

Contact information: vpmarketing.gammaiota@gmail.com

Website: http://www.akpsiluc.org

President: Craig Paulson
VP of Administration: Annie Cannata
VP of Finance: Alex Batt
VP of Marketing: David Lai         
VP of Membership: Taylor Dazzo
VP of Professional Development: Maddie Doering
VP of Alumni Relations: Clare Sweeney    
Secretary: Samantha Leicht      
Master of Rituals: Josh Krause 
Faculty Advisor: Kenton Foutty
Faculty Member(s): Amy Kyhos

Beta Alpha Psi

Beta Alpha Psi is an international honorary and service organization for accounting, finance and information systems students. Beta Alpha Psi is recognized as a respected business community. The reputation of Beta Alpha Psi can open career opportunities, professional relationships, and help in developing skills essential to success beyond a student's college career.

Contact information: loyolabap@gmail.com

President: Julie Stefanski
Vice President of Communication and Service: Evan Landmann
Vice Presidents of Firm Relations: Andrew Goecke and Michael Majewski
National Reporter: Enxhi Zekthi
Secretary: Helena Zhang
Treasurer: Matt Diede

Faculty Advisors: Brian Stanko, PhD and Lisa Gillespie

Delta Sigma Pi

The Gamma Pi Chapter of the International Fraternity of Delta Sigma Pi is Loyola’s only all business major Professional Fraternity. 

Delta Sigma Pi is a professional fraternity organized to foster the study of business in universities; to encourage scholarship, social activity and the association of students for their mutual advancement by research and practice; to promote closer affiliation between the commercial world and students of commerce, and to further a higher standard of commercial ethics and culture and the civic and commercial welfare of the community. If interested in joining, please contact dspgammapi@gmail.com for more information.

Contact information: dspgammapi@gmail.com
Website: luc.dsp.org

President: Lisa Spellmeyer
Senior Vice President: Hannah Toohey
Vice President of Finance: Shane Quinlan
Faculty Advisor: Stacy Neier Beran sneier@luc.edu


Enactus is an international business organization operating in over 36 countries with student teams engaging in over 6,500 community outreach projects. LUC Enactus students combine business knowledge with leadership qualities to create and implement projects around the globe. These projects target specific needs and community groups, focusing on enhancing peoples’ standard of living and quality of life. The LUC Enactus Business Advisory Board, comprised of business professionals, academic faculty, and organization leaders, provides feedback and mentorship to projects throughout the year and works with project managers to build long-term success. Each spring, the LUC Enactus team competes at the Enactus United States National Exposition, highlighting two to three key projects to a panel of judges from Fortune 500 companies. The winning United States team advances to the Enactus Worldwide World Cup. 

Facebook: Loyola University Chicago Enactus
Twitter: @LUC_Enactus
Website: enactus.org

President: Bineeta Monga
Director of Projects - Micah Saugen
Director of Recruiting - Jessica Jenkner
Director of Finance - Bianca Montalvo 

Faculty Advisor: Stacy Neier Beran

Global Business Brigades

Global Business Brigades Global Business Brigades is an organization that enables students to travel abroad and make a direct impact. Traveling to Panama, Honduras, or Ghana, a group of 10-20 students gets together to help teach business workshops in developing countries. Aside from gaining an exceptional cultural exchange with the community, students are able to test out their leadership skills in a real life setting, rather than reading about it in books. Global Brigades is a completely student-led organization that really makes a difference in the lives of others. As educated students, we have the ability to share our knowledge and resources with people who do not have access to these means.

Contact information: loyolagbb@gmail.com

Faculty Advisor: Tracy Pintchman, PhD

Human Resources Student Association

The Human Resources Student Association provides an opportunity for students interested in the HR field to communicate with other students, meet and network with professionals in the field, and learn about real world applications of Human Resources. We strive to provide additional learning opportunities for members that will add to and enrich their classroom experiences.

Website: http://luc.orgsync.com/org/loyolahrsa

President: Katharine Pierre
Vice President of Graduate Affairs: Katarzyna Przednowek
Vice President of Undergraduate Affairs: Anju Gogana
Secretary: Kara Freiburger
Treasurer: Natalia Kowalewicz
Publicity Chair: Seth Middleton
Publicity Chair: Xiaotong (Sylvie) Huang
Community Service Chair: Casey Ryan

Faculty Advisor: Dennis Nirtaut

Information Systems and Operations Management Club

The Information Systems and Operations Management (ISOM) Club is an organization on campus that focuses on making students aware of professional opportunities with the information systems and operations management fields and advancing students’ education through networking, skill application, and professional experiences. Through guest speaker events and networking events, ISOM Club prepares members for jobs and interviews beyond their college career.

President: Dmitriy Kalin
Vice President: Safa Feheem
Secretary: Pat Marcoux
Treasurer: Mit Patel
Faculty Advisor: Fred Kaefer

International Business Society

The International Business Society (IBS) is a professional student organization at the School of Business at Loyola University Chicago, providing the opportunity for personal and professional growth to undergraduate, graduate students, and alumni. IBS hosts events, such as seminars, speakers, and discussions encouraging international relations, trade, and knowledge. Through connections with the youth organizations partnering with the Rotary Club of Chicago, and other nonprofit organizations, IBS offers students the unique opportunity to network among Chicago businesses and non-profits. IBS aims to raise international awareness among students, promote international trade relations and foreign languages in order to prepare for a more sustainable and globalized world. Members are expected to develop their professional character while performing community and charitable services.

Contact information: loyola.ibs@gmail.com

President: Delaney Gaughan
Vice President: Monica Khosa
Faculty Advisor: Mine Cinar

Investment Banking & Financial Markets Association

The Investment Banking & Financial Markets Association (IBFMA) is a student-led organization designed to unite and educate business students considering careers within the financial services industry. We aim to bridge the gap between academic theory and applied finance while providing our members with the resources needed to achieve a competitive advantage in the search for investment banking and finance careers.

President: Kyle Kauss

Loyola Economics Forum

The Loyola Economics Forum was founded in 2002. Since then, we have been a major presence among the Loyola Academic clubs and the city of Chicago. We have hosted faculty discussion panels, silent auctions for Doctors Without Borders, and foreign consulate forums, all in an attempt to bring economic issues to the forefront of the student body's mind. Worldwide, the Economics Forum is known for offering stimulating conversation in the fields of economics, finance, political science and foreign policy. The goal of our organization is to continue facilitating discussion, enhancing knowledge, providing academic support, establishing opportunities for research and career development, and creating a community for students on campus.

President: Sabrina Minhas
Vice President: Peter Lucas Therp

Faculty Advisor: Tim Classen

Loyola Economics Research Club

Loyola Economics Research Club strives to enlighten and stimulate student interest in all economic subjects. This is done through open forum discussion, guest speakers, case study analysis, and individual or team economic research projects. Members will also have the opportunity to assist economic professors in their research needs.

President: Sam Chappelle
Vice President: Joe Johnson
Treasurer and Director of Events: Henry Brophy

Faculty Advisor: Marc Hayford

Loyola Limited

Loyola Limited is Loyola University Chicago's undergraduate student run and managed business enterprises, committed to providing an exceptional experiential learning opportunity for all employees while providing the highest quality of service to the customer.

There are a variety of employment opportunities at Loyola Limited, and the company welcomes applicants from any field of study. Loyola Limited offers positions in finance, accounting, marketing, communications, public relations, human resources, operations, customer relations, management, web & graphic design, and more.

The students of Loyola Limited currently run four businesses:

  • The Flats at Loyola Station
  • Loyola Property Management
  • Chainlinks
  • Felice's Roman Style Pizza

Please contact jobs@loyolalimited.com to inquire about other potential opportunities or to have your resume on file for future openings.

Marketing Club

The Loyola Marketing Club strives to improve the skills of its members in the various facets of the integrated marketing communications process, advertising, and public relations while serving our clients, the Loyola community, and the city of Chicago while using integrity, perseverance, and teamwork.

Contact information: marketingclub1@gmail.com

Faculty Advisor: Raymond Benton Jr

Sport Management Club

The Sport Management Club (SMC) provides students with an opportunity to better their quality of life, build community, encourage participation, and gain knowledge in the sports business field. Our slogan "we don't have an off-season" demonstrates the dedication our members have to making a difference in the sport industry. Membership in this organization is open to all Loyola University Chicago students with an interest in sports as a career or sports in general. The club meets monthly to plan networking events, volunteer opportunities, and to discuss current trends in sports. The SMC provides students an avenue to combine their passions for business and sports into a successful career. To experience the benefits of the club or to find out more information please email President Kim Schaller at kschaller@luc.edu.

Contact Information: smc.loyolachicago@gmail.com

President: Kim Schaller
Faculty Advisor: Keith Lambrecht, PhD

Women in Business

Women in Business (WIB) is an undergraduate organization dedicated to providing young women with a strong alumni network and an array of professional, academic, and career developing activities. WIB desires to develop and foster relationships among current students, potential students, alumni, faculty, staff, and business leaders. The organization further promotes the role of women both within the Loyola Community and the world beyond the university’s gates, through opportunities for women to express their role in today's society. WIB offers a forum to discuss the issues and challenges women face within the business sphere and supplies activities that prepare members to overcome these social barriers. This involves opportunities for members to develop both professionally and personally, empowers women through various activities and seminars, and enlightens the Loyola community as a whole on the issues facing women in business. WIB grants female students interested in promoting the role of professional women the chance to share experiences, find support, and develop constructive plans for action.

Contact information: wibluc@gmail.com

Website: wibluc.wix.com/womeninbusiness

President: Danica Villanueva
Vice-President: Madeline Karas
Chief Financial Officer: Shirin Precht
Chief Marketing Officer: Shanele Changoo
Chief Operations Officer: Emily Cooper

Faculty Advisor:Lisa Gillespie