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USF Chapter of Psi Chi
The National Honor Society in Psychology

About Psi Chi

Psi Chi is the National Honor Society in Psychology, founded in 1929 for the purposes of recognizing excellence in scholarship in psychology. Psi Chi chapters are located at more than 1,000 universities in the United States and Canada.

Students who wish to join Psi Chi must join the chapter at the school where they are enrolled, which automatically ensures lifetime membership in the National Organization of Psi Chi. More information about the perquisites of national membership are described here:

The USF Chapter Faculty Advisor is Dr. Judith Bryant (

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Membership Requirements

Membership Requirements for the USF Chapter (Tampa campus) are:

  • Psychology Major or Psychology Minor at USF
  • At least 9 credits in Psychology completed at USF
  • Applied USF System Attempts Major GPA of at least 3.4
  • An Overall GPA of at least 3.4
    Note: The Overall GPA is based on all college coursework and not only USF courses. The Overall GPA appears on the student’s DegreeWorks report, which must be submitted as part of a student’s application.

Fee $70. This amount includes the cost of the induction ceremony and the lifetime membership fee for the National Organization.

You must have submitted a copy of your Degreeworks, given Psi Chi a money order for $70 (no personal checks will be accepted but arrangements to pay in cash may be made with the faculty advisor), AND completed the online application in order to have your application reviewed and to gain admittance into Psi Chi.

Honor Cords: If students wish to buy honor cords, they an do so after they become a member at this website: