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Membership in Psi Chi serves as recognition for outstanding academic achievement. Psi Chi is further intended to foster academic, personal, and professional growth. To that end, membership in Psi Chi involves more than a "line on a resume", with active participation in Psi Chi including some or all of the following activities (depending on the semester): volunteer work (e.g., Hands on Oshkosh), charitable fundraising (e.g., Polar Plunge to raise money for the Wisconsin Special Olympics), club fundraising, collaborative research, activities to raise awareness on campus about psychological issues, social events with faculty members, and cooperative events with other branches of Psi Chi and Psychology Club.

More general information about Psi Chi can be found on their international website

Application Information

Eligibility requires the following:

  • 3.0 GPA in psychology / 3.0 GPA overall
  • 9 credits of psychology completed and a minimum of 3 credits of psychology earned at UW Oshkosh
  • At least 45 credits completed overall

*These requirements must be reflected by the most recently completed semester(students that will be eligible at the end of the current semester can apply in the following semester).

Students who are interested in applying need to meet the above listed criteria and complete the following steps:

  1. Print out a current STAR report
  2. Complete the "Psi Chi Application Cover Sheet"

Deadlines:

Fall Semester 2017 - Friday, October 6th

These materials should be turned in to the Psi Chi Advisor - Dr. Kucker (Clow F023), or the department administrative assistant – Jenny Davies (Clow F010) no later than 3:00 PM on the due date.

Application Review and Induction

Applications will be reviewed immediately after the announced deadline.  Students who are eligible will be notified as quickly as possible.

 

If you are selected for lifelong membership in Psi Chi, admission will require payment of $82 for a membership fee. This should be made as a check payable to "UW Oshkosh Psi Chi". You may drop off your fee to Jenny Davies (Clow F010) or Dr. Kucker (Clow F023) by the date indicated on your acceptance email.

 

Students who complete these steps will be officially inducted during a banquet in the spring semester. However, they are strongly encouraged to attend meetings as soon as their application has been accepted (students will be added to the email distribution list upon acceptance).

 

Any questions regarding the application process, or Psi Chi in general, should be directed to our advisor: Dr. Kucker (kuckers@uwosh.edu). Or you can check out our Facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Psi-Chi-UW-Oshkosh-Chapter/143407395730207

 

Psi Chi Officers for the 2017-2018 Academic Year:

President: Becca Tolfa (tolfar39@uwosh.edu)

Vice President: Madison Malcore (malcom63@uwosh.edu)

Secretary: Miranda Cross (crossm01@uwosh.edu)

Treasurer: Alec Smasal (smasaa79@uwosh.edu)

Social Media Manager: Amy Hodel (hodela31@uwosh.edu)

 

Events: See facebook page (click here)

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