The Athenaeum Honor Society

The Athenaeum is an Honor Society sponsored by the Graduate School that recognizes the scholarly, creative, and intellectual pursuits of graduate students.  Students meeting the following criteria may be nominated for memberships.

  • Completion of 24 credits by the semester of nomination
  • Minimum GPA of 3.8 or higher
  • Presentation of publication of scholarly or creative work in a public forum (including the Graduate Academic Symposium at Valparaiso University).
  • Evidence of good character.

Nominees are reviewed by the committee and recognized each semester at the Graduate Commencement Banquet and at the commenecement ceremony.