Honor Societies

Cultivating a culture of achievement

Academically ambitious? OLLU offers many opportunities for you to test your strengths and acquire important skills through research, international study and leadership experiences. Students at OLLU have taken oral histories, traveled to Romania and run key organizations on campus. We also have student honor societies that recognize and encourage your achievements in a variety of subjects.

For information about any of OLLU's recognized student organizations, contact the Student Leadership and Development office at 210-431-3931.


Alpha Chi (All Majors)
Minimum ranking in the top 10% of the junior or senior class
Alpha Kappa Delta (Sociology)
Minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA, Minimum 3.0 sociology GPA, and minimum junior class standing.
Alpha Phi Sigma (Criminal Justice)
Minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA (undergraduate) or 3.5 (graduate), and minimum sophomore class standing.
Alpha Psi Omega (Theater Arts)
Minimum 2.75 cumulative GPA and 2 semesters of theater production experience.
Chi Alpha Epsilon (Academic Development)
Minimum 3.0 Cumulative GPA or better for two consecutive semesters.
Chi Sigma Lota (Educational School Counseling)
Minimum 3.5 cumulative GPA, senior class standing leading to graduate classification.
Delta Mu Delta (Business)
Minimum 3.25 cumulative GPA (undergraduate) or 3.85 (graduate), completion of 50% of course work and majoring in business.
Gamma Sigma Epsilon (Chemistry)
Minimum 3.0 undergraduate GPA and have completed Organic Chemistry.
Kappa Delta Epsilon (Education)
Minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA (undergraduate) or 3.5 (graduate), minimum sophomore class standing and seeking teacher certification.
Lambda Pi Eta (Communication Arts)
Minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA, minimum 3.25 communication arts GPA, and minimum junior class standing.
Mu Phi Epsilon (Music)
Minimum 3.0 music GPA and majoring or minoring in music.
Phi Alpha (Social Work)
Minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA (undergraduate) or 3.5 (graduate), minimum 3.25 social work GPA, minimum sophomore class standing and majoring in social work.
Phi Sigma Alpha (Political Science)
Junior/senior standing, completion of 12 semester hours in political science (including 3 hours upper division), minimum 3.0 political science and overall GPA, academic standing upper third of class.
Psi Chi (Psychology)
Minimum ranking in the top 35% of the respective class, minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA, minimum 3.0 psychology GPA, minimum sophomore class standing and majoring or minoring in psychology.
Sigma Delta Pi (Spanish)
Minimum ranking in the top 35% of the respective class, minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA, minimum 3.0 psychology GPA, minimum sophomore standing and minimum 3 years of college-level Spanish courses.
Sigma Tau Delta (English)
Minimum ranking in the top 35% of the respective class, minimum 3.0 cumulative English GPA and minimum sophomore class standing.
Sigma Zeta (Natural Science and Mathematics)
Minimum 2.75 cumulative GPA, minimum 3.0 natural sciences or math GPA, minimum sophomore class standing and majoring in natural sciences or mathematics.
Theta Alpha Kappa (Religious Studies & Theology)
Minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA, minimum 3.5 religious studies GPA and at least 12 hours of religious studies course work.


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