UMUC Honor Societies: Academic Criteria

Topic: Information regarding UMUC's Honor Society Membership

Honor Societies are national organizations that celebrate the scholarship and leadership of students in specific fields of study. As a member, you’ll have the opportunity to enrich the UMUC community, attend regional and national conferences, and meet scholars and leaders from other universities.

 

Honor Society

Sponsor/Dept

Faculty Moderator

Email Contact

Population

Alpha Sigma Lambda

Student Success

Shelley Hintz

asl@umuc.edu

Undergrad students who earned at least 24 credits and maintained a 3.7 GPA

National Society of Collegiate Scholars

Student Success

Jessica Sweet

commclubs@umuc.edu

Undergrad students who earned less than 60 credits with a 3.4 or higher GPA

Lambda Pi Eta

TUS-COMM

Liz Enriquez

liz.enriquez@umuc.edu

Undergrad students who earned at least 60 credits and 12 in Communication Studies

Sigma Tau Delta

TUS-COMM

Liz Enriquez

liz.enriquez@umuc.edu

Qualified Undergraduate students who major in English

Phi Alpha Theta

TUS-COMM

Linda Ruggles

lruggles@umuc.edu

Undergrad students with at least 12 credits in History and a 3.5 GPA

Phi Kappa Phi

TGS/TUS

Erin Sanchez

erin.sanchez@umuc.edu

Grad Students who are in final session of degree coursework and in the upper 10% of their graduating class

Upsilon Pi Epsilon

TGS/ TUS-CITE

Elexis DeGale

elexis.degale@umuc.edu

Grad/Undergrad Computing Students

Pi Gamma Mu

TUS-SCIP

Kathy Im

katherine.im@umuc.edu

Undergrad students in final 60 credits with at least 20 credits in social science

Pi Lambda Theta

TGS-MAT

Kristin Kubik

kristin.kubik@umuc.edu

Grad candidates pursuing any content area within the MAT program. Candidates must have completed 12 credits in the program with a minimum 3.5 GPA

Upsilon Phi Delta

TUS-BAPP

Deborah Horowitz

HonorsHCAD@umuc.edu

Qualified undergrad Health Services Management students

Upsilon Phi Delta

TGS

Meena Bipat

HonorsHCAD@umuc.edu

Grad students pursing a degree in Healthcare Admin., with 18 credits and a min. 3.5 GPA

Salute

Veteran’s Initiatives

Chris Tipton

vrc@umuc.edu

Active-duty military and veterans with at least 12 credits at UMUC and a 3.0 or higher (various tiers)

Sigma Alpha Pi/NSLS

Student Success

Jessica Sweet/Shelley Hintz

engagement@umuc.edu

Students and alumni who have been recognized as leaders at UMUC to help obtain leadership skills for the workforce

Sigma Phi Omega

TUS-SCIP

Kathy Im

marylandtheta@umuc.edu

Undergrad students majoring or minoring in Gerontology, who are at least in their 2nd term of enrollment, have a min. of 12 credits, and a cum. 3.3 GPA



For a listing of UMUC's Honor Societies and their academic criteria, please select the following link: Honor Societies