JOIN Psi Chi at Christopher Newport University



Fall 2016 Deadline: November 9th

Requirements and Application

To join CNU's chapter of Psi Chi you must:
  • be enrolled as a student at CNU
  • be registered as a psychology major or minor.
  • be at least a second-semester sophomore
  • have completed at least 9 semester hours of psychology courses
  • have a minimum overall undergraduate GPA of 3.15 (if you are a graduate student minimum grad GPA requirement is 3.0)
  • have a minimum psychology GPA of 3.0
  • exhibit high standards of personal behavior
To join:
1. Complete the online Psi Chi Application Form 
2. Submit a full copy of your transcripts printed from CNU live (including any transfer credits not reflected in your CNU GPA)
3. Submit payment of $100 (if check write you student ID on the check memo line)
Transcripts and payment must be secured inside a sealed envelope addressed to "Psi Chi" and submitted your check to the main psychology office (Forbes 2022) for Dr. Niehaus 

Further information:
Dues of $100 includes International headquarters dues, local chapter dues, graduation cords/medallion, and S&H costs.
Please note that members who joined prior to the Fall 2010 induction must purchase their graduation cords separately. Contact the CNU Psi Chi induction officer for further information on purchasing.

Benefits of joining include:
  1. Psi Chi Provides national recognition for academic excellence in psychology, an honor which can be noted on employment applications, vitae and resumes.
  2. Through membership in Psi Chi, students gain a sense of community with others in psychology and an identification with the discipline.
  3. Psi Chi provides a local, regional and national form for obtaining information and developing perspectives about the field of psychology, learning about educational and career opportunities, and forming meaningful professional networks.
  4. Having interaction with other students who have similar interests, and service to the department and institution sponsoring Psi Chi.
  5. Members receive a membership card, certificate, and through chapter mailings, copies of Eye on Psi Chi.
  6. Psi Chi chapter activities provide students with valuable opportunities to develop one-on-one relationships with professors who can stimulate their interest in psychology, involve them in research projects, and write meaningful letters of recommendation for them.
  7. Psi Chi encourages student research at the regional and national as well as local levels through undergraduate and graduate research award competitions and provides opportunities for students to present research and receive certificates recognizing their accomplishments at regional and national psychological association meetings.
  8. Psi Chi provides over $225,000 annually in awards and grants to its student members, faculty advisors, and chapters.
  9. Members receive a membership card and certificate, and, through chapter mailings, copies of Eye on Psi Chi. (Following graduation, members may subscribe to Eye on Psi Chi.

Membership includes

Congratulations to our inductees of 2013/2014
 Congratulations to our inductees of of 2012/2013 Congratulations to our inductees of 2011/2012
  1. Leann Anckner
  2. Samantha Brotman
  3. Papa Casey
  4. Paige Chappell
  5. Catherine Chubb
  6. Beth Curran
  7. Sarah Davis
  8. Stephanie Delneky
  9. Lydia Dodge
  10. Sinda Fekir
  11. Julie Fortney
  12. Avery Friedman
  13. Roland Gaddy
  14. Stephanie Hall
  15. Whitney Hyatt
  16. Samantha King
  17. Melissa Leviton
  18. Krista Lewis
  19. Hudson Lynsie
  20. Michelle Maggi
  21. Meredith Meeks
  22. Andrew Moyer
  23. Caroline Parker
  24. Courtney Perreault
  25. Mallory Pillsbury
  26. Hannah Reed
  27. Stefanie Rowland
  28. Emily Schulz
  29. Courtney Skeen
  30. Courtney Skeen
  31. Marie Tate
  32. Gabrielle Thai
  33. Lindsay Thomas
  34. Sarah Wagner
  35. Krislyn Yeatras

  1. Whitney Anderson
  2. Joy Badalis
  3. Amanda Lynn Bordeaux
  4. Ethan Caudy
  5. Jill Choudhury
  6. William Crist
  7. Michelle Flores
  8. Laura Haidacher
  9. Mackenzie Kegley
  10. Rita Lancaster
  11. Emily Ohriner
  12. Samantha Peeples
  13. Brittany Ann Ponton
  14. Jennifer Schippers
  15. Rebecca Tupaj
  16. Evan Wash
  17. Megan Wittusen
  18. Carson Yauger
  1. Orietta R. Amarillo
  2. Ashley Belson
  3. Alexis Brown
  4. Erin Coiley
  5. Megan Consantinides
  6. Cailey Cramer
  7. Nessalyn Dearce
  8. Joseph DuChane
  9. Amanda Fox
  10. Courtney Jamerson
  11. Daniel Langlais
  12. Taryn Lewis
  13. Christina Martin
  14. Sarah Mines
  15. Amanda Norwood
  16. Danielle Peters
  17. Sarah Rowland
  18. Ashley Sansone
  19. Tierney Stark
  20. Alison Strope
  21. Kalli Wilson
  22. Lynn-Ellen Zeigler

  1. Caitlin  Alt
  2. Rey  Baloy
  3. Krista  Borling
  4. Janet Claire Brantley*
  5. Courtney  Brown
  6. Alexander Lee Clark
  7. Chelsea  Davis
  8. Stephanie  Dorman
  9. Elizabeth  Geary
  10. Danielle  Haymore
  11. Tyler  Henderson
  12. Mary  Keenehan
  13. Rachel  Lavender
  14. Jessica  Loveless
  15. Ashley  Mani
  16. Kathleen  Needham
  17. Laura  Rabbitt
  18. Virginia  Ray
  19. Nina  Salzberg
  20. Ellena  Sempeles
  21. Julie  Shrum
  22. Ronwaldo A. Tecson
  23. Ida  Tu
  24. Ebony Nicole Tyler
  25. Lindsay  Walton
  26. Morgan  Warner
  27. Anastasia  Watson
*became an officer

  1. Jade Austin
  2. Catherine Barton
  3. Christian Belvin
  4. Emily Darugar
  5. Carley Everett
  6. Alissa Feudo
  7. Olivia Green
  8. Mitchell Horten
  9. Katie Kannan
  10. Erica Lantz
  11. Kyle Leonard
  12. Breanne Lowe
  13. Alanna Maley
  14. Samantha Martin
  15. Amber Matkowski
  16. Caitlin Miller
  17. Elizabeth Nowell
  18. Alexis Pham
  19. Geneva Polser
  20. Amanda Rivera
  21. Erin Rolaf
  22. Kyle Scott
  23. Prithika Selvavel
  24. Michelle Sheeley
  25. Kelsey Stiles
  26. Kasie Taylor

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