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Honor Societies

 Siena College Honor Society List

       (Below is the list of current Honor Societies at Siena College)

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The following information is available to individuals or agencies outside of the College. In order to be in compliance with the Family Education Rights and Privacy Act of 1975, a students name will NOT appear in any of the Academic Honors listings on this website if the student has requested a suppression on his or her directory information. Directory information includes both degrees and awards received by the student. The student must contact the Registrars Office in order to have this information made available to anyone outside of the College community. If your name should have been displayed below and you have checked with the Registrar and you have no suppression on information, please contact the Academic Affairs Office(782-6889) to correct this omission. 


Alpha Kappa Delta 

Alpha Kappa Delta, Alpha Psi chapter, is the International Honor Society in Sociology. Sociology majors and minors are nominated for membership by the Sociology Department based on a record of excellence in Sociology course work and overall scholarship.

Alpha Mu Gamma 

Alpha Mu Gamma, the National Foreign Language Honor Society, recognizes achievement in the field of foreign languages. To be eligible, students must have completed four courses above the elementary level, have a 3.0 GPA overall and a 3.5 average in language courses.

Beta Gamma Sigma 

National honor society for students of AACSB Accredited Business Schools.

Delta Epsilon Sigma 

Delta Epsilon Sigma, Beta Psi chapter, is a National Scholastic Honor Society. To be eligible, students must have attained a cumulative index of 3.8 by the completion of the junior year.

Kappa Delta Pi

Kappa Delta Pi, Alpha Epsilon Beta Chapter, is the International Honor Society in Education, KDP was established to foster excellence in education and promote fellowship among those dedicated to teaching.

Phi Alpha Honor Society

Phi Alpha Honor Society, Delta Upsilon chapter, is a national honor society for students, faculty, and practitioners promoting humanitarian goals and recognizing the attainment of academic excellence and scholarship related to social work. Members must be admitted into the social work program, have completed the first semester of their senior year, have completed at least 15 credits in social work, and have a 3.0 overall G.P.A. with a 3.25 G.P.A. in social work courses.

Phi Alpha Delta 

Honor Society for students studying Law.

Phi Alpha Theta

Phi Alpha Theta, Omicron Xi chapter, is the International Honor Society in History. The History Department admits students who have demonstrated excellence in the study of history.

Phi Lambda Upsilon 

Phi Lambda Upsilon is the National Honor Society in Chemistry.

 Phi Sigma Gamma Sigma

Phi Sigma Gamma Sigma is the National  Honor Society in Biology.

Phi Sigma Tau 

Phi Sigma Tau, New York Kappa chapter, is the National Honor Society in Philosophy. Students are nominated by the Philosophy Department for membership.

Pi Gamma Mu 

Pi Gamma Mu, Alpha Gamma chapter, is the International Social Science Honor Society. Membership in this society is in recognition of academic excellence in the social sciences.

Pi Mu Epsilon 

Pi Mu Epsilon is a national mathematics honorary society. Membership is based on scholarly achievement.

Pi Sigma Alpha

Pi Sigma Alpha, Alpha Beta Iota Chapter, is the National Honor Society in Political Science. The Political Science Department admits students who have demonstrated academic excellence in the study of Political Science.

Psi Chi 

Psi Chi, the national honor society in psychology, admits students who have attained high academic achievement in this field.

Sigma Pi Sigma 

Sigma Pi Sigma, the Siena Chapter of the National Physics Honor Society, recognizes students with high scholarship and achievement in Physics.

Sigma Tau Delta 

Sigma Tau Delta, the English honor society, is open to students with at least 15 credits in English and a 3.3 minimum G.P.A. Selection is subject to departmental approval.

Upsilon Pi Epsilon 

Upsilon Pi Epsilon is the International Honor Society for the Computing and Information Disciplines.

21st Century Leaders Society

21st Century Leaders Society is the honor society for the School of Business majors. Members are selected based on a combination of academic achievements and demonstrated outstanding leadership characteristics. The society is endowed through a dontation from Vincent Puritano '59.

Who's Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges

Who's Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges is an annually published roster of college students who have distinguished themselves on campuses across the nation. To be eligible for membership, Siena students must place in the top quartile of their graduating class and demonstrate outstanding contributions to the Siena community.

For more information on Who's Who, please contact the Dean of Students in the Office of Student Affairs.