Graduate Clubs and Organizations
Get the experience. Make an impact.
Joining a club or organization at the GW School of Business (GWSB) is one of the best ways to enhance your graduate experience.
- Black MBA Association
The GW Black MBA Association seeks to facilitate the creation of educational and career opportunities, as well as other opportunities, that empower Black students at the university. We are committed to making an impactful and sustainable difference in our members so that they can develop academically, professionally, and personally.
- Consulting Club
The mission of the Consulting Club is:
1) To promote education, events, experience and the expansion of resources related to the field of consulting.
2) To connect students interested in the field of consulting with industry professionals and industry alumni.
3) To promote the profession of consulting by hosting academic and learning events for area professionals and students.
4) To promote the George Washington University as a leading institution for recruiting.
- Graduate Finance Society
To provide a forum for students to share experiences, contacts, and expertise, both with each other and other graduate programs in the area, while fostering finance education and professional development.
- GW DATA
GW DATA seeks to promote interest, skill development, and job placement in data science and business intelligence roles.
- GW Forté Fellows
The GW Forté Fellows Organization is a student organization dedicated to the Forté Foundation’s mission to launch women into fulfilling, significant careers through access to business education, opportunities, and a community of successful women. This is done with the hopes of raising awareness of the impact women can make on business and on society, culture, the environment and the economy.
- GW MBA Marketing Club
The GW Marketing Club is dedicated to connecting members with marketing professionals within the D.C. metro area and across the country and providing the training and resources to position you as a competitive player at any stage in your career.
- GW Project Management Association
Our mission is to promote the GW Master of Science in Project Management program, the project management profession, and the students within the program to employers and other professional organizations. To achieve this, the PMA is a resource for student educational endeavors and professional/social events and networking.
- GW Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) Student Chapter
The George Washington University Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) Student Chapter holds regularly scheduled meetings to help members learn more about business and the human resource management field. It is run by elected student officers with the assistance of a chapter advisor and SHRM professional members.
- MBA Association (MBAA)
The primary goal of the MBA Association (MBAA) is to improve the reputation of the George Washington University Graduate School of Business (GWSB) by enhancing the educational experience of its members through activities that promote student involvement and foster a sense of community.
- MBA Business Analytics Club
The GW MBA Business Analytics Club was established in 2016 with the mission of helping students leverage business acumen and data analytics for their future careers. Club members’ backgrounds cover various domains, ranging from Analytics, Financial Services, IT Consulting, Defense, Supply Chain/Operations to Marketing. Our technical skills also cover a broad spectrum– from R, Python, Tableau, SQL to Excel. Club activities include information sessions, networking events, workshops, and pro-gratis projects to assist companies in making data-driven decisions.
- National Association of Asian MBA’S (NAAMBA)
The Chapter exists to represent and support the professional, cultural, and social activities of Pan-Asian and diverse MBA students at the George Washington University School of Business.
- Net Impact
The GW Net Impact Chapter is a network of leaders who are committed to the ideals aligned with environmental sustainability and social responsibility. Our mission is to provide opportunities for students and faculty from a variety of schools and programs within the University to network and organize. Our goal is to educate and provide resources, which will encourage interest in environmentally and socially responsible careers in all economic sectors (business, policy, research, etc.) and influence University curricula toward an interdisciplinary approach to environmental and social issues.
- Out for Business
Out for Business’s (OFB) mission is to build community among the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, questioning, intersex, and other non-heterosexual (LGBTQI+) members of the George Washington University School of Business (GWSB) community and to raise awareness among all GWSB faculty, staff and students of the issues facing LGBTQI+ individuals in society.
The Association of Hispanic Professionals (Prospanica) at GWU, previously known as NSHMBA, is a professional, nationally-affiliated student organization. Founded by MBA students in 2017, our university chapter's mission is to empower Hispanic students and business professionals to achieve their full educational, economic, and social potential. In the spirit of promoting diversity and building partnerships, we welcome and encourage students of all races, ethnicities, and majors to become a part of the organization. National Prospanica membership at the discounted student rate of $30 is required.
- Real Estate Investment & Development Organization (REIDO)
REIDO was established to complement the Real Estate Concentration offered through the GW MBA program. It aims to further familiarize students who have a common interest in real estate investment and development with real estate issues and organizations in the Washington, D.C. area. REIDO is also dedicated to providing students with relevant events throughout the academic year with which to enrich their academic experience at the business school, and serves as a link to GW alumni in the real estate industry.
- Sports Business Association
The George Washington University Sports Business Association is an organization that aims to help develop and prepare GW undergraduate and graduate students for potential careers in the Sports Industry. Originally developed to annually assist with the Sports Industry Networking Conference, the SBA has evolved to working as an organization that runs and launches networking events, career development workshops, stadium visits, and career treks to help GW students who desire to pursue a career in sports.
- Tourism for Tomorrow
The primary goal of Tourism for Tomorrow (TFT) is to enhance the educational experience of its members through activities that foster education and professional development, cater to its member’s social and networking needs, and promote community outreach. TFT members have a passion for the tourism industry including, but not limited to, sustainable destination management, hospitality management, event and meeting management, sports management, and responsible tourism practices.
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- National Association of Women MBAs
The National Association of Women MBAs is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to supporting and promoting women MBAs. Our membership is composed of women MBAs, and MBA-equivalent degrees, from across the U.S. Membership is open to both current graduate students and alumnae. Members engage through both local, school-hosted chapters and through events and publications at the national level, including our annual National Conference.
Become a Member
To learn more about each organization, view opportunities to get involved, and become a club or organization member, visit GW Engage, the home of all student clubs and organizations at the George Washington University.