Meet the Firms
The most important networking event of the semester for students and professionals from the accounting community. Around 20 to 50 different accounting firms attend to Meet the Firms and range from small to Big Four and public to government. There is a firm for everyone to network with. Take advantage and prepare for this amazing event.
This event is a first come, first serve basis. Accounting Society members are able to attend for free and RSVP is required.
The Golf Tournament is a fun event where members are given the opportunity to interact with professionals on an informal basis. No prior golfing experience is needed!
This event is a first come, first serve basis. Members will have to RSVP and pay the fee to receive first priority to participate in the event.
There is no such thing as too much practice when it comes to interviews. Mock Interviews is an event where students can practice their interview skills with one or two professionals and receive direct feedback on your interviewing strength and weaknesses. This is also a great opportunity to network with professionals.
This event is a first come, first serve basis. Accounting Society members are required to RSVP and submit their resumes to the chair members in charge of the event.
New Member Social
This is a fun event that provides a great opportunity to meet other members as well as enjoy some great food and games. In addition, there will be a raffle at the end for some awesome prizes.
This event welcomes both new and returning members. RSVP is required for this event.
Almost every Tuesday, Accounting Society invites an accounting firm to come to Cal State, Fullerton. This is a great opportunity to learn more about the firm and network with the professionals. The firms range from small to big four and private to government.
Lunch starts at 12:30 pm, and the meeting will start at 1 pm on Tuesdays. RSVP is not required and the dress code is casual.
Peer to Peer Program
This is a unique opportunity where students are able to tour the firm's office to get a direct exposure to the working environment. This will also offer networking opportunities with the professionals from the firm.
RSVP is required. Furthermore, the attire and GPA requirement vary on the firm.
Office Hours is an event for students to meet one on one to meet with recruiters and experienced professionals from CPA firms hosted on campus. In this unique setting, a handful of selected candidates have the opportunity to ask professionals about their firm’s culture, advice on being considered for employment, or any inquiries regarding practicing in the accounting field.
To be considered, students must send in their resumes and transcripts to the Office Hours Chairs and RSVP before the given deadline. Depending on experience and qualifications, the candidates will be selected by the firm’s recruiter or Office Hours Chairs. The dress code is business professional.
Peer to Peer is a program that was implemented into Accounting Society in order to bring the members of AS and the members of our board closer together. It also helps inform the members of our society about the club and positions so that in the future our members can apply for board positions. This is a great opportunity to build upon networking and interpersonal skills for both new and returning members. If you are looking to build connections and friendships, this is the perfect opportunity for you!
Food, gifts, and raffles will be provided. Make sure to RSVP when the email is sent out because there are limited spots.
Dates and times vary but it is typically three socials. The Peer to Peer chairs will email a sign up link and all socials are mandatory to attend if you RSVP. Dress code is casual.