What is Psi Chi?
Psi Chi is a National honor society for outstanding
Our chapter at Shippensburg University does numerous things to
people's knowledge of Psychology. Organizing social events,
in and organizing social service events, having regular meetings
the semester, planning and participating in Psychology Day, organizing
presentations and discussions by guest speakers, and going on group
to learn more about different psychological fields are just a fews
that Psi Chi does. Psi Chi members are expected to keep their GPA
the minimum requirement of 3.2 for psychology courses and 3.0
In order to remain as an active member, all members must also attend at
least four events/meetings per semester (at least one of them must be a members' meeting) as well as pay a
yearly fee. By complying with these rules, members are eligible
to wear honor cords at graduation.
1). You must have completed at least three semesters at Shippensburg University.
2). You must have completed at least three psychology courses at Shippensburg University.
3). You must be registered as a psychology major or minor.
4). You must have an overall GPA of 3.0 and a psychology GPA of 3.2. Graduate students need to have a "B" average or better in all of their classes.
5). Ask Dr. Pitts (Psi Chi Faculty Advisor) when the applications are due.
6). Go to the Psi Chi Bulletin Board (left side of FSC 109) OR see Dr. Pitts to pick up both an application and registration card form.
7). Obtain a copy of your transcript at Shippensburg University. A printable version is available through the Student Information System.
8). Write a check payable to Psi Chi. This includes a lifetime fee for the national office and the membership fee for the SU chapter for the academic year.
9). Place the completed application form, registration card, the copy of
your transcript and the $40 check in an envelope addressed to Psi Chi in
Dr. Pitts' mailbox in FSC 114.
If your application is complete and you meet all the requirements, we will send you an invitation to the induction ceremony a few weeks after the application due date.
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