Volunteer Programs

Alumni Affinity Networks

Connect with other alumni in your academic or professional field. The Alumni Association’s seven active alumni affinity networks host events throughout the year that are focused on common interests. Don’t see a network that fits your interest? Start a new one with assistance from the Alumni Association.

For more information, contact Christina Garrison at ctsui@calstatela.edu or (323) 343-5828.



Alumni Mentoring Program

Alumni are invited to join the Cal State LA Alumni Mentoring Program. The mission of the Alumni Mentoring Program is to empower the Cal State LA community through career mentorship between alumni and students.  Share your knowledge and professional experience with Golden Eagles just starting out in their careers. The Alumni Mentoring Program provides seasoned alumni with the opportunity to coach current students on professional development, career options, goal setting and more.  

Please click here for more information on the Cal State LA Alumni Mentoring Program.  For additional questions, please contact alumnimentoring@calstatela.edu or (323) 343-2586.



Alumni Committees

Ready to make a greater commitment to your alma mater? Try serving on an alumni committee. Standing committees meet regularly (usually four to six times a year) to discuss policies and procedures surrounding Alumni Association programming and business.

Current standing committees include:

Alumni Scholarship Committee
The Alumni Scholarship Program provides students with financial assistance in recognition of their leadership, service, participation in student activities, and academic excellence. The Alumni Scholarship Committee directs the selection process, reviews applications, interviews the finalists and selects the awardees. For more information, contact Priscilla Parks at pparks@calstatela.edu or (323) 343-4980.

Finance Review Committee
The Finance Review Committee is responsible for general oversight and review of Alumni Association finances, funds, expenditures, revenue, taxes, and investments. For more information, contact Maria Ubago at mubago@calstatela.edu or (323) 343-2586.

Board of Directors
The Board of Directors consists of volunteers who develop central policy and procedure for the Cal State LA Alumni Association.

The application period for 2021-2023 is open and will close by 5:00 p.m. on Thursday, May 13, 2021. Click here to apply. To receive consideration, all materials must be submitted to Maria Ubago, Executive Director for Alumni Relations, at mubago@calstatela.edu by the deadline. No late submissions will be accepted.

Available positions:

  • Vice President
  • Treasurer
  • Secretary
  • Alumni Networks Representative
  • Directors-at-Large

For more information, please email Maria Ubago at mubago@calstatela.edu.