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Undergraduate Program

Student Organizations

Both the Psychology Club and Psi Chi meet at least twice monthly. The organizations are independent, but frequently work together on projects and many students are members in both organizations. For information about both organizations, visit their joint website: www.getyourpsychon.com

For current information on meeting dates/times and locations, check posted announcements in CSBS or visit the Facebook pages listed below. Drs. Grant Benham (gbenham@utpa.edu) and Amy Weimer (aweimer@utpa.edu) are the faculty advisors for Psi Chi and the Psychology Club.

Psychology Club

The Psychology Club is a student organization open to all students with an interest in psychology, regardless of major. Activities vary from year to year but often include organized trips to regional and national psychology conferences, invited speakers, community service projects, and research activities. Psychology Club’s Facebook page can be found here.

Psi Chi

Psi Chi is an international psychology honor society. As an honors society, membership in Psi Chi is based on demonstrated academic excellence. The membership requirements include: an overall GPA of at least 3.0, completion of 3 semesters, completion of 9 semester hours of psychology courses, a minimum GPA of 3.0 in psychology classes. For more information about Psi Chi, including membership application forms and a full list of membership requirements, visit www.psichi.org. The UTPA chapter’s Facebook page can be found here.