Students

Students can join CalCPA for FREE and utilize specific member resources, all intended to help launch a CPA career. 

As a CalCPA student member you'll have access to:


Help your School Win $2,000 by encouraging classmates and colleagues to join CalCPA!

The CalCPA School Membership Drive is in full force! We currently have a tie between Cerritos College and Menlo College.

We appreciate the support students and educators have shown to CalCPA. In April, we’re conducting our 2020 Student and Candidate Membership Drive, where one school will win $2,000! Invite students, candidates and educators to JOIN CalCPA for FREE. The school with the highest number of new member joins will win the prize!

Students, First-year candidates and full-time faculty can take advantage of FREE membership from CalCPA and enjoy a variety of member benefits including:

  • Access to local scholarships for students!
  • Meet the firm events for networking!
  • Free CPA Exam Bootcamps!
  • Free student events on professional issues and on campus events
  • Free member only content

Program parameters:

  • Contest period March 15 to April 30
  • The school with the most student, candidate and educator members joining during this promotional period will be awarded $2,000 granted to the accounting department
  • Student member eligibility is defined as a person who has not yet been awarded a bachelor’s degree
  • Candidate member eligibility is defined as a person who has been awarded a bachelor’s degree
  • Educator member eligibility is defined as a person who is employed
  • Membership tabulations for the purposes of determining the winning school will include student, candidate and educators joining during this period

Ways to encourage students candidates and educators to join:

  • Send them an email or text with a link to calcpa.org/join
  • Post flyers at school with our QR code!
  • Share our membership sign up page on social media!
  • If you are a professor, encourage students to earn extra credit by joining CalCPA