Upsilon Phi Delta


On behalf of the current Upsilon Phi Delta cabinet, I wish to welcome you to a new chapter in your collegiate career. With our great connections within the alumni network, as well as our close relations with the Health Care Administration Student Forum (HCASF), our goal is to become a major asset to all members both during and after your time here at CSULB. We are focused on not only further developing our organization, but each and every individual member with the resources we have at our disposal.

UPD President


Founded in 2016 and sponsored by the Association of University Programs in Health Administration (AUPHA), a nationwide organization dedicated to the improvement of health and healthcare delivery through excellence in healthcare management and policy education, the CSULB chapter of the Upsilon Phi Delta national honor society recognizes both undergraduate and graduate academic excellence in the field of health care administration here on campus.

UPD's membership consists of individuals who have proven to maintain high academic achievements, service the community, and contribute to the continuous improvement of the healthcare profession.

The 2023-2024 Officers: 
  • President: Anya Avendano
  • Vice President: Valerie Mendoza
  • Secretary: Katrina Watson
  • Treasurer: Evelyn Sahagun
  • Public Relations: Kayla Mosqueda
  • Student Liaisons: Maya Espinal


UPD Faculty Advisor: 

  • Dr. Linda Martinez
  • Dr. Erlyana Erlyana