Selection Criteria

•Undergraduate students in any department of a college or university having a Phi Kappa Phi chapter who have completed at least twenty-four (24) semester hours or the equivalent at that institution.

• Because Phi Kappa Phi recognizes and promotes academic excellence in all fields of higher education, one's field of study may be in any discipline.

• Juniors must have completed at least seventy-two credit hours and rank scholastically in the top 7.5 percent (or higher depending on local chapter standards) of their class.

• Seniors must rank in the top 10 percent (or higher depending on local chapter standards) of their class.

• Graduate students must rank in the upper 10 percent of their class.

• Eligibility may be determined separately for each academic unit within a member institution, e.g., department, school or college.

• Transfer credits are considered in determining class rank.

• Faculty, professional staff, and alumni who have achieved scholarly distinction also may be eligible for membership.