Psi Chi

Psi Chi - The National Honor Society in Psychology

The purpose of Psi Chi are to encourage, stimulate, and maintain scholarship of the individual members in all fields, particularly in psychology, and to advance the sciences of psychology. To achieve these goals, Psi Chi offers a wide range of programs locally, regionally, and nationally.

Members for Psi Chi is solicited once a semester. Announcements will be made in the Behavioral and Social Sciences Club meetings and various classes in the Behavioral and Social Sciences. Applications will be made available in the Departmental Office (Webster Hall 320). To be eligible for Webster University's Psi Chi chapter, undergraduate students must meet the following criteria:

  1. Declared psychology major or minor.
  2. 3.00 GPA or above for all undergraduate course work (including transfer work).
  3. 3.50 GPA or above in psychology courses.
  4. Completed a minimum of 15 credit hours of psychology have completed at least three full semesters of college work (including one at Webster).

To be eligible for Webster University's Psi Chi chapter, graduate students must meet the following criteria:

  1. Declared major or minor.
  2. 3.95 GPA or above for all graduate course work (including transfer work).
  3. Completed a minimum of 42 credit hours of graduate course work.

These criteria are subject to change. Each semester, the current criteria will be made available on the application form. If you are accepted into Psi Chi, there is a $35.00 membership fee. This includes your $25.00 national one-time fee and a $10.00 Webster university one-time chapter fee. Initiation ceremonies occur at the end of each semester.