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Beta Alpha Psi. Gamma Chapter (Northwestern University)

 Organization

Beta Alpha Psi, the national accounting fraternity, organized on February 12, 1919 at the University of Illinois. Its purpose, as expressed in its constitution, is "to instill in its members desire for self-improvement; to foster high moral and ethical standards in its members; to encourage and give recognition to scholastic and professional excellence; to cultivate a sense of responsibility and service in its members; to promote the collegiate study of accountancy; and to provide opportunities for association among its members and practicing accountants."

The governing body is the National Council, consisting of the national president, the two most recent past national presidents, national secretary-treasurer, and three councilors, all of whom are ranking faculty members at schools where chapters are located.

The Gamma chapter at Northwestern University was established in 1921.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Beta Alpha Psi Membership Records

 Collection
Identifier: 31/6/28
Abstract Beta Alpha Psi, the national accounting fraternity, organized on February 12, 1919 at the University of Illinois. The Gamma chapter at Northwestern University was established in 1921. The series of Beta Alpha Psi membership cards fills two boxes and spans the years 1921-1980. Each membership card lists information about the member.