Chapter Guidelines

Alumni Data & Directory

@cal benefits and alumni data

Bank Accounts & Non-Profit Status

Learn how to maintain funds to cover costs of events throughout the year.

Board Meetings & Minutes

Establish a schedule of board meetings for the entire fiscal year so that board members can plan to attend.

Branding

Berkeley Haas Style Guide

Bylaws

UCB-approved bylaws to update for your chapter.

Chapter Boards

Roles & Responsibilities

Document Storage

Repository for meeting minutes, spreadsheets, the treasurer’s reports, bylaws, and photos.

Email Lists

Tips for maintaining and sending emails.

FAQ and Resources

Frequently Asked Questions and other helpful resources.

Grants and Giving

Modest grants provide seed money for emerging or small chapters to secure a venue, provide refreshments, or innovate on existing programs.

Leadership

Learn how to structure a chapter board.

Publications

Gain access to newsletters, benefits brochure, and annual report.

Recruitment

Be prepared to explain why you are involved, what the chapter does, and why others should join the team.

Succession Planning

Consider selecting a president-elect before the position is vacated.

Website

Promote upcoming events and meetings, link to your Facebook or LinkedIn groups, and share photos from past events.