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 is Dr. Steven Hunt.
Email: SC-Hunt@wiu.edu

SOA Officers

President: Lexy Bledsoe
Vice President: Erin DeVore
Treasurer: Raven Overton-Price
Secretary: Tara Carlson
Chairman: TBD

Upcoming Meetings and Events

January 31, 2019
Riverfront Hall 103/104
4:50 pm - 5:50 pm

Board Meeting: Overview of this semester - All members welcome

Spring 2019 Meetings and Events


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.

Things to do in the QCA