Congratulations and welcome to our newest members! The deadline for accepting your registration is March 23, 2015 and our initiation will be held on April 12, 2015.
In our first year (2013-2014), the Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi at Texas State has been designated as a Chapter of Merit. Thanks to all our hard work by our team of officers and the support of our university administration.
The officers of Phi Kappa Phi for 2014-2015 are
President: Dr. Heather Galloway
Vice President: Dr. Cathy Jaffe
Treasurer: Dr. Daniel Brown
Secretary: Prof. Keith Needham
Scholarship and Fellowship Officer: Prof. John Hood
Student Vice-President: Alex Hodge-Ratliff
Student Vice-President: Geoffrey Miller
Student Vice-President: Graciela Sandoval
Students are eligible for Phi Kappa Phi in any of the three following categories. All majors are eligible.
Graduate Students - All students who have completed 18 hours and are in the top 10% of their class. At Texas State, for almost all majors this means students must have a 4.0 GPA.
Seniors - All undergraduate students who have completed at least 90 hours and are in the top 10% of their class. Students must have completed 24 hours at Texas State. The GPA to stay in the top 10% is not constant and is calculated each semester by college. The minimum overall GPA for the Spring 2015 invitation list is given below.
Juniors - All undergraduate students who have completed at least 72 hours and are in the top 7.5% of their class. Students must have completed 24 hours at Texas State. The GPA to stay in the top 7.5% is not constant and is calculated each semester by college. The minimum overall GPA for the Spring 2015 invitation list is given below.
If you believe you meet these requirements, but have not received an invitation to join by February 28, 2015, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The chapter dues for faculty and staff who are already members can be paid by using the form found here. Chapter dues are $20 annually.
The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi's ongoing commitment to excellence is reflected in its awards and grants programs. More than $1 million is awarded each biennium to outstanding students, Phi Kappa Phi members, and chapters through the Society's various awards competitions Click here for information on these opportunities or click on the links below for specific opportunities :
Texas State University was awarded Chapter 325 by the Phi Kappa Phi Governing Board in Spring of 2013. The chapter was installed on October 30, 2013 at 3:30 PM in the Wittliff Collections. The first inaugural class of student members was initiated into the society on April 3, 2014.