The ASU chapter of Psi Chi, the International Honor Society in Psychology, was installed on May 8, 2013. Psi Chi’s mission is to “ to produce a well-educated, ethical, and socially responsible member committed to contributing to the science and profession of psychology and to society in general.”
Psi Chi at ASU coordinates closely with the Psychology Club, and is involved in sponsoring academic seminars on particular research topics, hosting panel discussions on psychological topics, and having guest speakers talk about different careers in psychology. We also engage in a variety of service projects with the Psychology Club.
Requirements for membership in the ASU Chapter of the international organization are:
- major or minor in psychology
- have completed at least 3 semesters of college courses
- have completed at least 9 semester hours of psychology courses
- have an overall GPA of 3.0 (on a 4-point scale)and rank in the top 35% of your class
- have a minimum 3.0 GPA (on a 4-point scale) in psychology courses
- be actively involved in the Psychology Club
Benefits of membership in Psi Chi include lifetime membership, a membership card and certificate, programs at regional, national and international conferences, opportunities for research grants and travel grants and much more. http://www.psichi.org/?page=member_benefits
Students who are interested in becoming a member of Psi Chi should submit an application form
to Dr. Marcia Rossi, Psi Chi Advisor, 414 Ralph Abernathy Hall, Department of Foundations & Psychology, Montgomery, AL 36104.