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WHO WE ARE

Our Story

ALPFA at UIC is a Student Chapter of the Association of Latino Professionals For America. As a student business organization, its primary focus is to help students, at the University of Illinois at Chicago, gain experience in areas of professional development, community involvement, networking, and leadership.

Although tailored towards Latino Students in business, we also encourage all students of every background and major to join!

 

OUR MISSION

What We Believe

To empower our members to be leaders, innovators and life-long learners. We strive to better ourselves and our communities. We are young professionals that are dedicated to school and focused on creating a better future. We are a family that helps each other grow and learn.

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NETWORKING

We at ALPFA UIC are committed to helping our members develop their networks and networking skills by providing them the opportunity to interact with companies one on one. Learn to network like a professional and build life long relationship. Our network includes several hundred fortune 1000 companies. ALPFA also offers you an extensive network with over 81,000 professional and student members across the United States. A network made up of over 40 professional chapter and over 160 student chapters. We welcome you to become part our family.

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MEET COMPANIES

What makes ALPFA UIC special is the environment we provide our members. We provide a one on one basis approach to meeting companies. Meet real professionals working in the real business world. Meet companies from a variety of industries. Discover where you want to work at ALPFA UIC

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INTERNSHIPS

As young professionals we are constantly looking to improve our skills by obtaining internships. Here at ALPFA UIC we bring in local, nationwide and internal-national companies for you to meet. Our partners are constantly looking for bright young professionals to add to their teams. Meet recruiters that will guide and help you obtain internships.

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COMMUNITY SERVICE

Part of being an ALPFA member is giving back to the community. We participate in charity work, fundraising, and much more. If you're interested in giving back ALPFA UIC is right for you.


MEET SOME MEMBERS

Meet some of our current and former members of ALPFA at UIC.

  Cristian Perez   Graduate Student at UIC  Meet Cristian, a current accounting grad student, former president, and all around great guy. His commitment for excellence has shaped ALPFA at UIC.

Cristian Perez

Graduate Student at UIC

Meet Cristian, a current accounting grad student, former president, and all around great guy. His commitment for excellence has shaped ALPFA at UIC.

  Dulce Hernandez   Account Executive at PACO Collective  Meet Dulce, an English major, a proud member of ALPFA and LABS, and now an Account Executive. Dulce led our scholarship committee and helped provide numerous Latino students with scholarships.

Dulce Hernandez

Account Executive at PACO Collective

Meet Dulce, an English major, a proud member of ALPFA and LABS, and now an Account Executive. Dulce led our scholarship committee and helped provide numerous Latino students with scholarships.

  Andrea Jimenez   Graduate Student at UIC  Meet Andrea, a current accounting grad student, honor student, proud member of ALPFA and LABS, and former vice president. Andrea's hard work and dedication exemplifies our values at ALPFA at UIC

Andrea Jimenez

Graduate Student at UIC

Meet Andrea, a current accounting grad student, honor student, proud member of ALPFA and LABS, and former vice president. Andrea's hard work and dedication exemplifies our values at ALPFA at UIC

  Erik Monarrez   Graduate Student at Notre Dame  Meet Erik, an accountant grad student, former treasurer, and all around great guy. Erik's outstanding work at ALPFA has helped him become a better leader.

Erik Monarrez

Graduate Student at Notre Dame

Meet Erik, an accountant grad student, former treasurer, and all around great guy. Erik's outstanding work at ALPFA has helped him become a better leader.