Beta Alpha Psi

Beta Alpha Psi is a Professional Accounting Fraternity. Since its formation in 1919, over 300,000 members have been initiated at almost 300 different chapters internationally. The Beta Omicron Chapter was formed at the University of Arizona in 1962.

Our chapter hosts weekly professional meetings where presenters from the Big Four, mid-size, and local accounting firms, as well as industry professionals speak about their firm and the business world. Aside from weekly meetings, members also participate in professional development,         philanthropic, and social events throughout the year.

Membership Requirement 
Resident Undergraduate Students: An applicant who has taken all his/her undergraduate course work at the University of Arizona must meet the following qualifications:
    A. Must be of good moral character and show promise of          a successful career in Accounting, Finance, and/or Management Information Systems. 
    B. Must be majoring in Accounting, Finance, Management Information Systems, Pre-Business, or have a concentration therein.
    C. Must have successfully completed a pledge semester, defined as one (1) semester as a member of ASA wherein the student met or exceed the National Points requirements 
    D. Must have a 3.00 grade point average
    E. For all accounting courses must have either:
        a 3.00 cumulative grade point average
        a 3.25 cumulative grade point average in the last 30 credit hours of coursework

Undergraduate Transfer Students: An applicants who has not taken all his/her undergraduate course work at University of Arizona may qualify one of the following:
    A. A student transferring from an institution accredited by the American Association of Collegiate School of Business shall has his/her grades accepted as equivalent to those at the University, providing one course in accounting has been completed at the University of Arizona.
    B. Student who does not meet the requirements shall be judged on his/her record at the University of Arizona. A minimum of 15 Units in residence shall be required.
    C. A student who has been initiated into another chapter of Beta Alpha Psi will be accepted as a member of this chapter on vote of the active members.
    D. Student elected to office at end of candidate semester must satisfy the GPA requirement to resume the duties of the office.