The Society of Actuaries (SOA) is an educational, research and professional organization dedicated to serving the public and Society members. The SOA's vision is for actuaries to be the leading professionals in the measurement and management of risk.

SOA Fact Sheet   What is an Actuary     Membership  

Read about the SOA's mission and vision and learn about the profession's history.


Learn more about the profession, review resources to advance your professional career, and experience how the revitalized brand image and tagline Risk is Opportunity promotes the work of the profession.  Discover career opportunities, and connect with university and college programs.



Find background information on SOA membership, including the code of professional conduct and guidelines for membership, explanation of designations, lists by year of those attaining designations, information on dues and services and a listing of deceased members.

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Bios and Photos   History   Contact Us  

Find the biographies and photos for the SOA president and president-elect.


The yearbook houses information from each department within the SOA. Background information, bylaws, statements and other governing documents, recipients of awards and past officer listings are all easily accessible.


Reach out to a specific SOA staff member by conveniently accessing contact information, or direct your inquiry to the helpful Customer Service Center.

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Market Research   Volunteer   SOA Branded Wallpaper  

Find results from surveys the SOA has conducted with members, candidates and employers.


Find helpful information about volunteering at the Society of Actuaries.


Download SOA branded wallpaper for your iPad.

You may download and save the file by right clicking (ctrl click for Macs) on the link and choosing "Save Target As."

Global Programs      

Find information regarding the SOA’s global programs.