Alpha Pi Sigma was founded on March 10, 1990 on the San Diego State University campus. A group of Latina women, from a variety of backgrounds, came together to form an organization to unite and support the Latina women on campus. Alpha Pi Sigma strives to help the Latino community as well as to promote members academically, personally, and professionally.
To encourage and promote academic excellence of our members through the establishment of study groups, tutoring services and mentoring.
To establish a scholarship fund to benefit members of the organization and/or transfer and high school students.
To inspire unity, friendship and sisterhood among its members.
To promote and develop the attainment of leadership skills for its members in order to serve the organization and the Latino community.
To further the professional careers of its members through networking with professional in the community.
To encourage cultural awareness and interest in helping the Latino community through volunteer work.