Membership

Membership is a lifetime honor open to graduates and undergraduates who have registered for major or minor standing in psychology or for a program psychological in nature, demonstrate high standards of personal behavior, and meet the minimum requirements. Eligible applicants are elected to membership by the chapter.

Qualifications

Graduate Students:

  • Minimum overall cumulative average of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale in all graduate courses

Undergraduate Students:

  • Completion of 3 semesters or 5 quarters of college courses
  • Completion of 9 semester hours or 14 quarter hours of psychology courses
  • Ranking in the top 35% (3.32 as of Fall 2011) of their class in general scholarship.
  • Have a minimum GPA of 3.0 (on a 4.0 scale) in both psychology classes and in cumulative grades.
  • Grade requirements increase with standing.

All Students:

Participation in Psi Chi events and overall involvement are also considered by the officers and will affect being accepted as a member. Participation is what sets a Psi Chi member apart from other applicants who are psychology majors with good grades.

CONTACT INFORMATION

Psi Chi
Department of Psychology
College of Arts and Sciences Building
Room 361A
Akron, OH 44325-4301
Psi Chi Secretary email:
aka10@zips.uakron.edu

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