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Attention Psychology Students

Join the UNO chapter of Psi Chi!

What is Psi Chi?

Psi Chi is the national honor society in psychology.

Why should I join?

As a Psi Chi member, you’re give the opportunity to meet other psychology students, assist with various fundraiser projects, and learn more about graduate school opportunities as a psychology major. Membership can also be used for reference purposes, such as applications for graduate school and jobs.

What are the qualifications?

Eligibility for membership includes:

  • Majoring or minoring in psychology
  • Completion of four semesters of college courses or 36 completed credit hours
  • Completion of 9 semester hours of psychology courses
  • A minimum GPA of 3.0 and ranking in the top 35% of your class

When is the application due?

The application for the current semester is due February 28.

Are there any membership fees?

There is a one-time membership fee, which is $35. This fee includes lifetime membership, a certificate, a membership card, and a lapel pin.

Where can I find the application?

Applications can be found by the psychology bulletin board on the third floor of Arts and Sciences, right across from the psychology department (347).

Applications can also be accessed online by following the link below:

http://www.unomaha.edu/psych/membappl.pdf

What if I have questions?

If you have any questions about Psi Chi, please contact Jessiline Anderson ( jessilineanderson@unomaha.edu ) or Rosemary Strasser ( rstrasser@unomaha.edu ).

Note that in addition to meeting the requirements above, undergraduate students who have transferred to UNO must have completed at least one semester and earned 9 hours of credit in Psychology at UNO.

To learn more about Psi Chi, go to www.psichi.org or contact one of the Psi Chi officers or faculty advisors listed below.


UNO PSI CHI OFFICERS FOR 2014-2015

President: Anna Plumb

Vice President: Sarah Insco

Secretary: Rachel Conti

Treasurer/Historian: Jennifer Gauhari

 

FACULTY ADVISORS

Jessiline Anderson

Rosemary Strasser

NEWS AND EVENTS

Congratulations to our new Psi Chi members:

  • Kristi Apa
  • Lacey Callaway
  • Carolyn Croskey
  • Anderson Duran
  • Angelaura Ewing
  • Haley Ferguson
  • Jessa Gaspers
  • Jennifer Gauhari
  • Miranda Gonka
  • Christopher Holman
  • Sarah Insco
  • Johanna Jones
  • Alicia Lambert
  • Jessica Mayes
  • Olivia Schiavone
  • Emily Steinbach

QUALIFICATIONS FOR MEMBERSHIP

  • Declared major or minor in psychology
  • Second semester sophomore or 36 completed hours
  • At least nine hours of psychology courses
  • At least three completed semesters of college courses 
  • 3.2 overall GPA on a 4.0 scale
  • One-time membership fee of $60

APPLY TO PSI CHI

http://www.unomaha.edu/psych/membappl.pdf

BENEFITS OF JOINING PSI CHI

  • Opportunity to build relationships with professors and other psychology students
  • Volunteer experience
  • Resume builder
  • Lifetime membership
  • National/International recognition
  • Multiple scholarship opportunities (click link to find out more about scholarships)

http://www.psichi.org/Awards/