Current Members

What are points?
  • Although your membership in Psi Chi is for life, you must earn points to be considered an Active Member or a Distinguished Member in our chapter.
  • 6 points each semester to be an Active Member (Invitation to end-of-semester banquet, discount on graduation regalia)
  • 10 points each semester to be a Distinguished Member (Invitation to end-of-semester banquet, greater discount on graduation regalia, bragging rights)

How do I earn points?
  • 1 point for each meeting attended
  • 2 points for each event volunteered
  • 2 points for each social event attended
  • 1 point for setting up/taking down the Honors Poster Session

When are meetings?
  • General meetings are held every other Tuesday at 7 PM in the SEA Library (4.244). (First meeting is Tuesday, September 6th)
  • The content of each meeting varies- there will be guest lectures, graduate student panels, group discussions, and more!
  • Dates and times of socials will be emailed out, and can also be viewed on the calendar.

How does volunteering work?
  • Check your e-mail and the calendar for upcoming volunteer opportunities.
  • If you need a ride, let us know! The officer in charge of the event will help facilitate carpools.
  • Email us at psichi.honors@gmail.com and let us know you're attending! We'll confirm.
  • Volunteer opportunities vary by semester, but often include work at the Austin State Hospital, the departmental honors poster session, and other events around campus.

Graduation regalia?
  • Yes! If you are graduating at the end of this semester, you can order cords and/or a medallion.
  • Prices vary by member status and will be determined nearer to graduation.
  • If you are interested, email psichi.honors@gmail.com and let us know.