The University of California, Berkeley Black Alumni Association (BAA) is a non-profit 501 (c) 3 organization. BAA is formerly known as Black Alumni Club (BAC). BAA is committed to serving and uniting African-American alumni and students of the University of California, Berkeley. BAA’s mission includes the recruitment, retention, development, and matriculation of future and existing students and is supported by our Mentoring Program. BAA also provides networking and career advancement opportunities for alumni.