Since its founding on May 16, 1955 as Alpha Upsilon Fraternity and subsequent affiliation with Delta Upsilon Fraternity in 1990, there have been more than 600 men initiated into the Fraternity. The Alumni organization has grown into a dynamic organization that strives to meet the following goals:
Ensuring the continuation of the ideals, principles and values of the Fraternity
Raising funds which provide scholarships for the undergraduate brothers to help deserving young men ease the costs of a college education, books, tuition, or rent
Raising funds to be used to undertake major site renovations planned for the Fraternity house, thus allowing greater access to low cost rent to more undergraduate brothers
Facilitation of mentoring relationships between Alumni and Undergraduate brothers, and providing career guidance and assistance in their job search after graduation
The alumni organization is structured into 2 entities:
The Alpha Upsilon Alumni Corporation of San Luis Obispo, CA
The Alumni Coporation was formed on November 21, 1965 and was incorporated in California under Section 501(c)7 on March 10, 1966.
Executive Board – consists of 9 officers elected annually in May. The officers are charged with the operational execution of Fraternity business and oversight of the undergraduate chapter.
Board of Directors – consists of 5 directors elected as follows:
4 directors are elected to bi-annual terms in alternating fashion during the annual meeting held in May
1 director position is held by the duly elected President of the Alumni Corporation
The Corporation BOD provides oversight for the Executive Board and is charged with identifying the long term strategy for the organization
The Alpha Upsilon – Delta Upsilon Alumni Foundation
The Foundation was formed on May 26, 2001 and was incorportated in California under Section 501(c)3 on June 21, 2001.
Board of Directors – consists of 6 directors elected as follows:
5 directors are assigned from the Corporation BOD (see above)
1 director (Treasurer) is elected bi-annually at the annual Meeting held in May
The Foundation BOD determine how best to appropriate funds consistent with the the bylaws and objectives of the Foundation.