The International Honor Society in Psychology Chapter at Loyola University Chicago
Psi Chi is the International Honor Society in Psychology, founded in 1929 for the purposes of encouraging, stimulating, and maintaining excellence in scholarship, and advancing the science of psychology.
Membership in the Loyola Chapter of Psi Chi is open to undergraduate men and women who are making the study of psychology one of their major interests, and who meet the membership requirements (see below.) Psi Chi is a member of the Association of College Honor Societies and is an affiliate of the American Psychological Association (APA) and the American Psychological Society (APS).
Faculty Advisor Dr. Catherine Haden email@example.com
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Psi Chi provides national academic recognition for academic excellence in psychology, an honor which can be noted on employment applications, vites, and resumes. Also, as part of lifetime membership, members receive membership certificates and honor cords which can be worn at graduation.
- A major or minor in psychology
- Completion of at least three semesters of coursework (this semester doesn't count.)
- Completion of at least three psychology courses (at least two at Loyola, and not including courses in progress.)
- Overall GPA of 3.4
- GPA in psychology courses of 3.5
- Just one lifetime membership fee of $70.00. There are no annual dues.
To obtain application materials, or for more information, contact the Psi Chi faculty advisor, Dr. Catherine Haden, at:
Office: Coffey Hall, 121
Or, visit the Psychology Department at: 231 Coffey Hall.
Here are some useful psychology links for students.
Psi Chi: The International Honors Society in Psychology
Association of College Honor Societies
American Psychological Association (APA)
American Psychological Society (APS)
Psi Beta, the national honor society in psychology for community and junior colleges