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Phi Kappa Phi - Chapter 121 at the UofM
Membership in Phi Kappa Phi is certainly a career-building accomplishment. When you meet the requirements and are asked to join, you will be part of a distinguished network of the best and the brightest from all kinds of academic backgrounds. Phi Kappa Phi was the first honor society in the nation to recognize superior scholarship in all fields of study and now has chapters at more than 300 campuses across the United States. The University of Memphis recognizes Phi Kappa Phi as the leading honor society in the University and acknowledges members of Phi Kappa Phi at Commencement exercises.
Membership in Phi Kappa Phi Chapter 121 at the UofM is by invitation only and requires nomination and approval by our chapter. A formal letter of invitation will be sent to eligible candidates.
Requirements for Membership:
All candidates must be an outstanding student of sound character and currently enrolled as a full-time student at the University of Memphis. Your field of study may be in any discipline.
JUNIORS: Completion of 72 to 89.99 semester hours (24 hours at UofM) with a GPA of no less
SENIORS: Completion of 90+ semester hours or more with a GPA of no less than 3.50
GRADUATE: Completion of 18 graduate semester hours with a GPA in the top 10% of the class
LAW: Registered full-time for the second year of work leading toward the Juris Doctor degree. Rank in the top 10% of the class.
TO ACCEPT AN INVITATION FOR MEMBERSHIP, COMPLETE THE MEMBERSHIP FORM ONLINE.
DEADLINE FOR ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS AND FEES: The deadline has passed for 2014-2015. Please check back in Spring 2016 for the next application period.
Contact Dr. Melinda Jones, 105 Honors Hall, 901.678.2690 if you need additional information.