Phi Alpha Theta (the National History Honor Society)

Application Form

Phi Alpha Theta is the national history honor society and Liberty’s chapter would like you to consider joining if you meet the minimum qualifications: 12 hours of history courses, 3.1 or higher GPA in all of your history courses, and at least a 3.0 GPA overall.

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After your application is reviewed and your academic record checked, you will be informed as to whether you have met the requirements or not. If you have, you will be asked to pay a one-time fee of $50. This fee provides a lifetime membership to the national Phi Alpha Theta, a lifetime membership to the local chapter, and a one year subscription (4 volumes) to the society’s journal, The Historian. You can continue to receive The Historian after your first year for a nominal fee.

Contact Information: When you have completed the application, please send it to Dr. David Snead in the History Department (4004 S DeMoss). If you have any questions, you can contact Dr. Snead at or 592-3113.

By submitting this application, I authorize the appropriate officials of Phi Alpha Theta to examine my transcripts to determine my qualifications for membership.


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For Phi Alpha Theta Adviser Dr. David Snead Only

Hours completed in History = _____ History GPA = _____ Overall GPA=______