The club prides itself in organizing several high-profile level events that attract the area's most prominent alumni to raise funds. From the Westin to the Cosmos Club, the club goes to great lengths to secure the most elegant venues––all in the name of raising funds for our prestigious university and for the students who need that extra help. Previous alumni honorees have included Norman Mineta, Lorenzo Alexander, Beth Brinkmann, and Dr. Carol Greider. Headed by our VP of Activities, Allard Chu.
Are you a foodie that has a taste for fine dining and other culinary arts? Explore D.C. through your tastebuds as Kathy Molina, longtime Supper Club leader and extraordinaire leads you on spectacular journeys to the region's best food joints.

Coordinated by Kathy Molina. Please e-mail her at
Be among the alumni who recruit more prospective students than any other club on the East Coast and help spread the Cal spirit to those who don't yet know about us! With over a dozen outreach events each year, this group has single-handedly led the effort to bring more out of staters to our awesome university on the best coast. Break out your best Cal stories and share your experience with eager students!

Headed by our VP of Student Relations, Jon Nagata. Email him at
Washington, D.C. was just recently named as possibly the nation's gayest city by the NY Times. Connect with the LGBT alumni in our club as they explore the hottest venues and locations this city has to offer! They also collaborate with fellow DC alumni clubs, such as Stanford, and helped found the Inaugural Lavender League––D.C.'s first coalition of LGBT alumni groups. For more information, please e-mail her at

Supper Club

Speaker Series

Brunch Bunch


Student Outreach

Professional Development

The nation's capital affords new and veteran alumni alike with fantastic arts and cultural sites. Explore early colonial heritage, modern art, ethnic celebrations, and everything in between as the club heads to fascinating venues all over the city each month.

Directed by Carolyn Kulisheck. Please e-mail her at
Several dozen alumni walk the halls of senate and house buildings on Capitol Hill, or known to D.C. insiders as just "The Hill". Join this group as they meet once a quarter, usually in the cafeteria of the halls of Congress, and reminisce about how ASUC government was a piece of cake! E-mail at

Signature Events

Networking is a must in this city, much like anywhere else! Learn the politics and power at play here from alumni who've made it work! From the federal government to the private sector, learn from the club's most prominent alumni who have put their talent and Berkeley-taught skills to good use.

Headed by our VP of Professional Development, Jamie Heine
From the U.C. Washington, D.C. Center, where dozens of current Berkeley students take a semester to fulfill their internships, to speaker events on Capitol Hill, learn from the very best in the field who can tell you how to tailor your résumé and use our Linked In page to connect with alumni.

Headed by our VP of Professional Development, Jamie Heine

Cal Pride

U.C. Berkeley, as a public institution, has had a long history of not only serving the public with education and knowledge, but with serving the general public in need. Join fellow alumni as they trek to different areas of the city to improve school sites, assist the elderly, or devote their time to worthy causes and charities across the region. 

Directed by David Wei. Please e-mail him at


The Big Game has attracted over an hundred alumni from all over the Washington, D.C. metro area to root against Stanford, as they co-host this timeless tradition. In addition to the Big Game, several alumni get together at our host bar, Parlay DC, to cheer on our Golden Bears in basketball and, when possible, other televised sports games.

 Contact: for more!

Cal Trivia

Culture Club

Cal Alumni Club of Washington, D.C.

Game Viewings

Book Club

Brunch, as in many cosmopolitan cities across the country, has become a staple of culture and life here in the District. Join this lively bunch as they explore new venues across the city and reminisce about our great university over bottomless mimosas and tasty selections from the hottest new venues. Chaired by Allard Chu. Please e-mail
Rich knowledge lives in many alumni who reside in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area and also within the professors who come in and out of this important place for talks on Capitol Hill. From paleontology to the national press, and immigration reform to the search for extraterrestrial intelligence, you'll be sure to learn a remarkable deal from the eminent thinkers in the field who hail from Berkeley. 


The club is made up of a diverse group, much like our university! Check them, their specialties, and contact the leaders below for more info!

Community Service

Test your wit and knowledge that Berkeley bestowed upon you as the #1 public university in the world! Meet up with like-minded folks to take down D.C.'s best at dynamic locations across the city. 

Contact Allard Chu, VP of Activities for more information.
Our club is one of the few in the nation's capital to boast winning teams in golf, soccer, flag football, softball, volleyball, AND basketball! How's that for athleticism? Join in the fun as several hundred sports games take place year-round on some of Washington's most picturesque settings, such as the National Mall & Anacostia Park along the Potomac. For more information, please contact our VP of Athletics, Evan Aczon.

Cal Politicos