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Classes beginning at 4pm today on the WKU Bowling Green campus are canceled. ALL Thursday and Friday classes on all campuses are also canceled. Online classes will proceed as scheduled. WKU offices will be closed on Thursday, with essential personnel reporting.

WKU Owensboro closed at noon today (Wed., 3/4).

WKU Glasgow evening classes that begin at 5 pm today will be canceled and the WKU Glasgow campus will close at 7 pm.

WKU Elizabethtown-Fort Knox campus will close today at 3 pm and will remain closed Thurs., Fri, and Sat., March 5-7.

Should inclement weather make travel hazardous, residence halls will remain open until Saturday. Follow WKU Housing & Residence Life for updates.

The high school regional basketball tournament games scheduled for tonight have been canceled. Games will be rescheduled for Friday/Saturday. Follow WKU News for the latest updates. #WKUAlert

Beta Alpha Psi

Become a Member


Candidates must have:

  • Completed or be currently enrolled in a 300-level accounting class; candidates who have completed a 300-level accounting class must have a 3.0 or higher GPA in upper-level accounting classes.
  • Attained overall cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher.
  • Declared a major in accounting.
  • At least the equivalent of one academic year remaining at the time of becoming a candidate.  (The one year requirement was recently instituted by the Constitution of Beta Alpha Psi.)


Candidates and members are required to fulfill the following minimum requirements each semester:

  • Five (5) professional events.
  • Six (6) hours of service (one BAP hour is 50 minutes, not 60 minutes).
  • One (1) social activity.



  • When becoming a member, there is a one-time national membership fee of $55 and a candidate fee of $10.
  • To remain a member for subsequent semesters, there is a chapter fee of $20 per semester.


For transfer students: The most recent qualifying course must be at the initiating institution or another AACSB accredited institution.

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 Last Modified 9/25/14