Clubs & Associations

Start Building Your Professional Network

Meet other students who share your professional interests. Build new friendships, plan activities, and develop vital leadership and management skills that are essential for today's global workplace. Joining a club and becoming an active member will also earn you credit towards fulfilling your Student Advancement goals in our Triple Platforms of Excellence.

Accounting Club

Share your professional interests with fellow students, meet top NYC accountants, and attend industry events through the Institute of Management Accountants.
Contact: Joo-Kwang Yun, Ph.D., at jyun04@nyit.edu or call 516.686.1173.

Asian/Chinese Business Association

Immerse yourself in U.S. culture alongside fellow Asian students at NYIT. Explore New York and its vast multicultural landscape as you discuss business issues related to the Asian/U.S. marketplace. You'll also have the opportunity to serve as a mentor to new NYIT from its Nanjing campus in China.
Contact: Robert Koenig, Ed.D., at rkoenig@nyit.edu or call 212.261.1552; or Scott Liu, Ph.D., at sliu@nyit.edu or call 516.686.7462.

Collegiate Entrepreneurs Organization NYIT Chapter

Engage your entrepreneurial spirit and make your business dreams come true. This club brings NYIT students together to discuss the unique challenges and opportunities of building a small business in today's competitive global marketplace. Visit NYC startups to learn from professional entrepreneurs. Work in NYIT's on-campus Business Incubator where you'll have the tools to launch your own company.
Contact: Derrrick Webster at dwebst01@nyit.edu.

Financial Management Association International NYIT Chapter

Prepare for a career in financial services and gain valuable leadership and organizational skills. Attend guest lecturers from industry leaders, visit major NYC financial landmarks, and build a professional network with top execs, including NYIT alumni. Compete against other students in a stock market simulation and find out how much money you'd make with a $100,000 initial investment. Then compare your portfolio against those of other chapter members throughout the NYC area.
Contact: Steve Shapiro, Ph.D., at sshapi04@nyit.edu or call 646.273.6086.

Indian Graduate Association

Meet and share experiences with other students from India. Discuss academic and social issues and the challenges of attending school far away from home. Engage with local community and fellow NYIT students as you plan events and activities designed to celebrate Indian arts and culture.
Contact: Krishnamur Chandrasekar at kchandra@nyit.edu or call 212.261.1569.

Law Club

Gain greater insight into various aspects of legal issues and get the experience you need to gain admittance to law school. Meet with professional attorneys, visit NYC courts to observe proceedings, and discuss specifics of each case.
Contact: Joshua Bienstock at jbiensto@nyit.edu or call 516.686.7788.

National Society of Minorities in Hospitality NYIT Chapter (NSMH)

We emphasize multicultural and global perspectives while welcoming minorities from around the world to the hospitality industry.
Contact: James Murdy, Ph.D., at jmurdy@nyit.edu or call 516.686.7873.

Operations Management

Form professional relationships with leading executives in the manufacturing and service industries. Attend guest lectures and learn the latest industry practices through onsite visits at top NYC companies.
Contact: Birasnav Muthuraj, Ph.D., at bmuthura@nyit.edu or call 516.686.1107.

Professional Convention Management Association NYIT Chapter (PCMA)

Learn, connect, and grow as we prepare you to run major global meetings and events. Along the way, gain access to unique educational resources, networking opportunities, scholarships, and internships opportunities. Participate in national conference and educational workshops with industry leaders.
Contact: Alan Fairbairn at afairbai@nyit.edu or call 516.686.7781.

Society for Human Resource Management NYIT Chapter

Expand your professional connections and experiential learning opportunities. We’ve earned national SHRM awards for our leadership and professional development programs, which include visits to major industry conferences and Fortune 500 companies, as well as seminars taught by leading human resources executives.
Contact: Patricia Brustman at pbrustma@nyit.edu or call 516.686.7722.

Society of Hosteurs

The Society of Hosteurs is one of NYIT’s oldest ongoing clubs. Our mission is to engage hospitality-oriented students in academic, professional, and cultural experience that pertain to the hospitality industry. We emphasize the importance of engaging our students in initiatives that support scholarly academic studies, such as industry tours, conferences, fundraising programs, workshops, and guest speaker seminars.
Contact: Robert Koenig, Ed.D., at rkoenig@nyit.edu or call 212.261.1552; or James H. Dunne, J.D., at jdunne@nyit.edu or call 516.686.1343.