Karim earned his B.A. in political science in 2014. During his time as a student, Karim served as the vice president of finance of the Davis College Democrats. As an alumnus, he is currently the chair of the Silicon Valley Alumni Network, leader of the Los Angeles Alumni Network, and member of the alumni engagement, nominations, and student success committees. Karim is also involved in and heavily committed to fundraising for UC Davis. In recent years, he has been one of the University’s top Give Day ambassadors, while also sponsoring his own Give Day challenge. Karim is currently a student at the USC Rossier School of Education where he is learning about higher education administration.