Quad Cities Campus

Society of Accountancy (SOA)


What is the Society of Accountancy?

  • The Society of Accountancy (SOA) provides opportunities for accounting students to develop a better understanding and appreciation for the accounting profession and/or their selected interest areas in accounting.
  • We also provide scholastic acheivement, to foster development of professional attitudes, to provide an environment for iondividuals with similar interest to engage in social and professional activities, and to promote solidarity between students, faculty, andthe business community.

What kind of activities or events does SOA do?

  • We team up with Beta Alpha Psi to bring you monthly speakers about an accounting topic
  • Organize the WIU-QC Business Career Fair to bring you jobs and/or internships
  • We give back to our community by the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA)
  • Organize an Etiquette Dinner to get a better understanding of business etiquette
  • Travel to Chicago to visit the Board of Trade and/or The Federal Reserve for education purposes
  • Host fundraisers and so much more!

Who can join SOA?

Any student at Western Illinois University-Quad Cities Campus may join SOA!

SOA on Facebook

SOA Advisor TBD.

SOA Officers

President: Raven Overton-Price
Vice President: Kaitlyn Besse
Treasurer: Auriana Ramos
Secretary: Maddison Haan
Senator: Victoria Johnson

Contact email: qcsocietyofaccountancy@wiu.edu

Upcoming Meetings and Events 2020

February 25, 2020
Quad Cities Complex, Building B, Q2118 and Q2126
4:45 pm - 6:00 pm

BAP/SoA Professional Event
Topic: Speed Networking with Alumni
Speakers: TBA
Dress Code: Casual

Spring 2020 Meetings and Events(coming soon!)

Panel Discussion September 2019

Thank you to our panel for providing some great information regarding internships!


September 20, 2018

August 30, 2018

August 25, 2015

Upcoming Events

SOA Etiquette Dinner

Student Services Contact Information

Curtis Williams
Email: CM-Williams11@wiu.edu
Phone: (309) 762-9481

Temia Rice
Email: T-Rice@wiu.edu
Phone: (309) 762-9481

Things to do in the Quad Cities area.

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