Honor Societies at SUNY Oswego

Honor Societies at SUNY Oswego

List of SUNY Oswego Honor Societies  

Information about the SUNY Oswego Honors Program

Phi Kappa Phi

This is one of the nation's oldest, largest, and most selective all-discipline honor society.  Once inducted, Phi Kappa Phi members gain a lifelong passport to a global network of academic and professional opportunities.  Membership is by invitation to the top 10 percent of seniors and graduate students and 7.5 percent of juniors.

Beta Gamma Sigma

This is the premiere international honor society of AACSB accredited business programs.  Membership is extended to the top 7 percent of juniors, top 10 percent of seniors, and top 20 percent of graduate students enrolled in AACSB programs.

Tau Sigma

This is the National Transfer Student Academic Honor Society and any transfer student who transfers in with at least 24 credits and is in the top 20 percent of their incoming class is eligible.  This is an academic honor society to recognize and promote the academic excellence and involvement of transfer students.

Beta Alpha Psi

This is the premier honor society for accounting and finance students, restricted to high GPA students.  This international fraternity recognizes academic excellence and complements members' formal education by providing interaction and networking among students, faculty and professionals. 

Alpha Kappa Delta

This is the national sociology honor society.

Alpha Delta Omega

This is the public justice honor society.

Alpha Psi Omega

This is the national dramatics honor society that has produced plays, sponsored guest speakers and hosts the annual High School Drama Festival.

Alpha Sigma Lambda

This is the adult learners honor society.

Delta Phi Alpha

This is the German honor society. 

Epsilon Pi Tau

This is the international honor professional fraternity for education in technology.  This provides member-only access to jobs, internships, and other opportunities. 

Kappa Delta Pi

This is the national education honor society.  This honor society is open to juniors, seniors, or graduate education majors with at least a 3.3 GPA.  Group members organize informational meetings about state exams and teaching issues, book fairs, and other service and social events.

Lambda Alpha

This is the national anthropology honor society open to upper-class students.

Lambda Pi Eta

This is the official honor society of the National Communication Association.  It recognizes academic excellence, cultivates student interest in the communication discipline, aids in professional development, and fosters student-teacher relationships.

Mu Beta Psi

This is the national honorary musical fraternity.  This brings musicians together on campus without requiring a music major, combining the values of academic achievement, service, devotion to music, and Brotherhood.

Phi Alpha Theta

This is the international history honor society.

Pi Delta Phi

This is the national French honor society.

Pi Kappa Lambda

This is a national music honor society offering membership by nomination of faculty society members, based on outstanding scholarly achievement and musicianship.

Pi Sigma Alpha

This is the national political science honor society which inducts students based on their academic performance.

Psi Chi

This is the national honor society for psychology.

Sigma Pi Sigma

This is the national honor society in physics.

Sigma Xi

This is the scientific research society.