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Indiana University Bloomington

Student Organization Accounts (SOA) provides fiscal oversight and banking/bookkeeping services to student organizations as recognized through the Student Life & Learning (formerly Student Activities) and the Residential Program and Services Offices. Additionally, the department works to provide customer service assistance to the organizations, various administrative offices and local merchants.


Discontinue SOAPay URLs
Discontinue use of any current SOAPay URLs your group has in your possession . The system is being shut down, and we cannot guarantee that the payments will be processed. Please contact the SOA office immediately to set up your organization in the new PayPal Store.
SOAPay Changes for Fall
With the start of the fall semester the SOAPay system will now be supported by PayPal. The last day to use the current SOAPay links is 8/26/16. Each organization wanting to continue use of the SOAPay service will need to complete a new application providing the SOA Office with further details on the items to be sold in the new Student Organizations’ PayPal store.
Student Org Accounts no longer tax exempt
Student Organization Accounts are no longer eligible for Indiana State Sales Tax Exemption.
What does this mean to you?
* Student organizations will be required to pay sales tax on purchases, unless the items are purchased from a wholesaler for resale.
* If student organizations are selling merchandise for profit or fundraising, they will be required to collect and remit sales tax.