Sponsored by Dr. Carlson and Dr. Winquist
Psi Chi, the national honor society, was installed at Valparaiso University in 1990. Psychology majors and minors who have completed at least nine credit hours in psychology and at least three semesters of undergraduate study, and who have demonstrated superior scholastic achievement may be selected for membership.
Membership in Psi Chi is an earned honor which is for life. A permanent record of your membership is preserved at the Psi Chi National Office and may be used for reference purposes such as applications for graduate school and jobs. The Psi Chi national membership fee is $35. This one-time fee is for lifetime membership, a certificate suitable for framing, and a membership card. There are no annual national dues, but each chapter may have chapter dues.
When you are inducted into Psi Chi, you become eligible to wear the Psi Chi honor cord, medallion, jewelry, stole, etc-copies of Psi Chi's magazine, Eye on Psi Chi. are sent to each chapter for distribution to the members while they are in school. After graduation, members are encouraged to subscribe to Eye on Psi Chi to keep up with Psi Chi news. Psi Chi members are eligible to present research papers/posters at Psi Chi pro- grams held at national and regional conventions. In addition, members may participate in Psi Chi's under- graduate and graduate research award and grant programs. Undergraduate members may submit their research for publication in the Psi Chi Journal of Undergraduate Research. The names of new members and activities of chapters are published in Eye on Psi Chi and are preserved for historical purposes. To obtain more information about Psi Chi and its benefits, visit our website at www.psichi.org.
If you are interested in joining Psi Chi, please fill out the form on the other side of this sheet and return it to the Psi Chi chapter officer or faculty advisor listed on the bottom of the form. The chapter will then deter- mine if you are eligible for membership's look forward to hearing from you.
AMONG THE NATIONAL ORGANIZATION'S REQUIREMENTS FOR MEMBERSHIP ARE:
* Any chapter may establish minimum scholastic qualifications that are higher than those listed here; however, service or attendance requirements should not be added to membership eligibility standards.