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Alpha Chi Honor Society

Florida Eta Chapter at Nova Southeastern University

Alpha Chi is a co-educational academic honor society with more than 289 chapters in the United States. It is the longest standing academic honor society on campus, promoting and honoring academic excellence and exemplary character among all undergraduate majors. Invitations are extended to less than three percent of all undergraduate students, who must meet strict academic and enrollment criteria to qualify for this honor.

Membership Requirements

Students who are eligible for membership will be invited to join once a year via email communications. To qualify for Alpha Chi, students must be currently enrolled juniors or seniors, complete a minimum of 24 credits at NSU, and be in the top 10 percent of their major.


Students who qualify for Alpha Chi are invited to an induction ceremony to recognize their outstanding academic achievement. Students receive a certificate of membership, a lapel pin and an honors cord to be worn at commencement (all included in the one-time, lifetime membership fee).

Membership Benefits

  • academic recognition
  • undergraduate and graduate scholarships
  • resume distinction
  • networking
  • lifetime membership
  • federal pay grade

Contact Information

Andrea Nevins, Ph.D., M.F.A.
Dean, Farquhar Honors College
(954) 262-8208 |  

Robin St. George, Ed.D.
Manager of Academic Programs, Farquhar Honors College
(954) 262-8160 |

For more information about Alpha Chi, visit the national organization's Web site at (which will take you out of the college Web site).

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