Psi Chi Membership Requirements


1. Determine if you are eligible to join Psi Chi

     a.  Eligibility for Undergraduate Students includes:

          i.  Registration for a major or minor in psychology

         ii.  Completion of three (3) semester hours at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga

        iii.  Completion of nine (9) hours in psychology courses

        iv.  Ranking in the top 35% of one's class in general scholarship

         v.  A minimum GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale in psychology courses

              *These minimum GPA cutoffs were verified by the UTC Records Office Fall 2009 and reflect the top 35% of each class in general scholarship

     b.  Eligibility for Graduate Students includes:

          i.  Completion of a Bachelors Degree and completion of one semester of graduate school

         ii.  Enrollment in a Psychology Graduate Program

        iii.  A minimum overall GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale

2. Complete the online application form by the application deadline

3. Wait for a response from the chapter president

4. Pay dues & and turn in other forms

5. Attend the informal or formal induction ceremony

6. Check your email and blackboard

7. Attend meetings and events!