UC Berkeley Haas School of Business | Groups


Net Impact is a community that serves to educate and equip Haas students to create a more socially and environmentally sustainable world.

What we are:

  • Support of those interested in:
    1. Social impact after Haas, through networking and career development support
    2. Social impact while at Haas, through skills development opportunities
  • Hub of social impact at Haas:
    • Coordination with social impact related activities within other student clubs and groups
    • Main contact between students and Berkeley Haas organizations for social impact-related activities:
      • Berkeley Haas Institute for Business and Social Impact (IBSI)
      • Berkeley Haas Center for Responsible Business (CRB)
      • Center for Social Sector Leadership (CSSL)
      • Center for Equity, Gender, & Leadership (EGAL)
      • Sustainable & Impact Finance (SAIF)
    • Net Impact coordinates by:
      • Providing information to the Career Management Group (CMG) about student interests and from the CMG about career opportunities
      • Identifying and filling gaps between current offerings and student goals/needs (identified through surveys and feedback)
      • Ensuring all social impact events are open to Net Impact members and marketing them through the Net Impact newsletter and Slack channel
  • A chapter of the broader Net Impact organization:
    • Net Impact is a community of more than 60,000 student and professional leaders creating positive social and environmental change in the workplace and the world
    • Provide career and networking opportunities to those in their organization
Key Activities

Net Impact supports your career interests through the following activities:

  • Social Impact Speaker Series – available in Fall
  • Skills-building workshops and community events – throughout the year
  • Social impact related panels and speaker events – throughout the year
  • Career Treks to Bay Area companies and organizations like Clif Bar, Revolution Foods, Google.org, etc.
  • Haas Net Impact Newsletter (events, treks, job/internship opportunities) – weekly, signed up automatically when you join through CampusGroups


Membership Levels

You must join the Haas Net Impact club to have access to Haas Net Impact events and benefits.  There are 2 membership levels:

  • 2-year Lifetime Net Impact membership ($35)
  • 1-year Haas Net Impact membership ($20)

Check out Net Impact Club membership perks at our new online Social Impact @ Haas information hub:  https://sites.google.com/berkeley.edu/netimpacthaas/home (UC Berkeley email required to access). 

How To Join

To join the Haas Net Impact Club, please sign-up via CampusGroups and pay membership dues through PayPal.