Psi Chi

What is Psi Chi?

Psi Chi is an International Honor Society in Psychology. The William Paterson Chapter is a member of the Association of College Honor Societies and affiliated with the American Psychological Association.

Benefits of being in Psi Chi:

-Resume-building experience

-Opportunity to become a chapter leader

-Opportunities to meet professionals within the field

-Research and conference experience through the Eastern Psychological Association

-Build friendships with other psychology students


What does Psi Chi do?

-Participates in professional research and national conferences.

-Charity work within the local community

-Helps raise awareness for various organizations

-Runs the Psychology mentoring program

-Provides graduate school and GRE prep presentations from the president of Psi Chi


Requirements for membership:

1.) Must complete 9 hours of psychology and 3 semesters within William Paterson

2.) Must be registered as either a Psychology major or minor (or program equivalent to such standings in the department)

3.) Undergraduate applicants must rank within the top 35% of their class (minimum 3.0) and have a minimum 3.2 GPA within their Psychology coursework.


Contact Information:


Jenna Garner

Vice President

Samantha DiMeglio


Tony Shenderovich


Psi Chi students presented their research at the 2014 Eastern Psychological Association (EPA) meeting in Boston:


Psi Chi students at the EPA 2013:

Psi Chi posterPsi Chi Students at EPA