UP! CLUB An Entrepreneurship & Startup Club at CSUEB

Mission Statement

Our mission is to support, encourage, and provide resources for students to transform their ideas into reality. We want to educate our members in entrepreneurship, as well as introduce them to various entrepreneurial opportunities.


Up! Club Officers
  • Yashica Avhad
  • Mahima Advilkar
  • Erick Loredo
  • Janvi Kachhadia
  • Amarjeet Singh
  • Sai Soumya Aloor
  • Praneeth Reddy Gaddam
  • Izzet Darendeli Ph.D. Associate Professor, Department of Management and The Smith Center Director

Join Us

  • Get Involved with Smith Center and UP! Club
  • Share creativity and innovation ideas with the Smith Center and UP! Club
  • Create various networks and connections


Smith Center for Private Enterprise Studies

  • 25800 Carlos Bee Blvd.
  • VBT 349
  • Hayward, CA 94542
  • Izzet Darendeli Ph.D.
  • Associate Professor, Department of Management The Smith Center Director
  • Phone: (510) 885-3417
  • Email: izzet.darendeli@csueastbay.edu