Psi Chi Honor Society

Membership Benefits

Psi Chi is the International Honor Society for Psychology. Membership in Psi Chi is an earned honor which is for life. A permanent record of your membership is preserved at the Psi Chi National Office and may be used for reference purposes such as applications for graduate school and jobs. 

Psi Chi inductees are eligible to order and wear the Psi Chi honor cord at graduation. Copies of Psi Chi’s magazine, Eye on Psi Chi, are available on the national Psi Chi webpage. Psi Chi members are eligible to present research papers/posters at Psi Chi pro­grams held at national and regional conventions. In addition, members may participate in Psi Chi’s undergraduate and graduate research award competitions, and undergraduate members may submit their research for publication in the Psi Chi Journal of Undergraduate Research. The names of new members and activities of chapters are published in Eye on Psi Chi.

Membership Eligibility

  • Officially declared Psychology major or minor
  • Completion of at least 36 hours of college courses (this can include transfer courses)
  • Completion of at least 9 hours of Liberty Psychology courses with a PSYC prefix, excluding PSYC 101, PSYC 150, and PSYC 210
  • GPA of at least 3.5 in Liberty Psychology courses with a PSYC prefix, excluding PSYC 101, PSYC 150, and PSYC 210
  • Overall GPA of at least 3.5

Application Process

  • Complete the online National PsiChi application for national registration.
  • Print and complete the Liberty PsiChi chapter application
  • Submit the chapter application and $65 fee to the Department of Psychology by the last Friday in February (special consideration may be given for students graduating in December)

A ceremony will be held in April to induct new members.

You may email the current Psi Chi officers at for additional information.

Contact Psi Chi

Phone (434) 592-4038
Fax (434) 522-0475
Location DeMoss 4008

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