Who We Are

The Association of Latino Professionals for America is a national entity and the premier minority organization in accounting, finance, and other business-related professions.

Established by a handful of individuals in 1972, ALPFA has since become the largest professional organization dedicated to the advancement of aspiring minority professionals. Recently, membership surpassed 72,000 (professional and student) members nationwide. To find out about ALPFA on a national level, please visit our national website at: www.alpfa.org


Established in the Spring of 2004, ​ALPFA at The University of Texas at Austin is now moving into its 13th year on campus and continues to provide leadership avenues and opportunities for personal, professional, and social growth.


UT ALPFA provides a national network of diverse professionals to enhance professional development while cultivating strong academics and a genuine respect for community service. Membership is open to anyone who shares our values, mission, and principles. 

Our members have worked for...
Accolades and Awards
  • University of Texas, Swing Out Award - Best Recreational Organization, 2015

  • University of Texas, Swing Out Award - Best Professional Organization, 2014

  • ALPFA National, Chapter Award - Central Region Student Chapter of the Year, 2012

  • KPMG, Case Competition Finalists, 2011

  • ALPFA National, Chapter Award - Central Region Student Chapter of the Year, 2010

  • Latino Leadership Council - Most Professional Award, 2010

  • University of Texas, Swing Out Award - Most Professional Organization Finalist, 2010

  • Women of ALPFA Mentorship Program, published in Impact, Spring 2010

  • Latino Leadership Council - Dedication Award, 2009

  • ALPFA National, Chapter Award - Central Region Student Chapter of the Year, 2008

  • Latino Leadership Council - Dedication Award, 2008

  • McCombs School of Business - Most Improved Organization, 2008

  • University of Texas, Swing Out Award - Most Professional & Most Improved Nomination, 2008

  • Business Networking Dinner and McCombs-opoly - published in La Cuenta, Summer 2007

  • KPMG, Case Competition Finalists, 2005