You must be
registered as a psychology major or minor.
You must be at least
a second semester sophomore.
You must have
completed three psychology courses.
You must rank in the
top 35% of your class (ALL of BC, not just A&S) in
The top 35% cutoffs are
subject to change*, but the current semesters cutoffs
Class of 2012: GPA equal to or above 3.575
Class of 2013: GPA equal to or above 3.532
Class of 2014: GPA
equal to or above 3.516
Class of 2015: GPA
equal to or above 3.519
note that these numbers are only to give you an idea of
where the GPA
cutoffs have been in the past, but are subject to change
as new grades come in.
If you don’t see the most recent semester’s cutoffs posted
here and your GPA is
close to the posted cutoffs, you may want to email us to
make sure you are still
psychology major, you may be eligible for membership
in Psi Chi,
The National Honor Society in Psychology.
in Psi Chi offers not only a place in the national
organization, but in the Boston College Psi Chi
Society as well. As a Psi Chi member at BC,
you will have access to important resources and
programs that will help expand your psychology
major beyond the classroom. Our events this
year will include a peer advising session,
psychology honors program information session, and
a panel of BC psychology major alumni.
Applications should be placed
in either Kelly Bennion's or Alisha Holland's box in
the third floor mailroom in McGuinn. Admittance will
be made on a rolling basis, but we will hold a
formal induction ceremony every
spring semester. If you have any questions, please
feel free to email email@example.com.
We hope to receive an application from you!