USI's Upsilon Zeta is a chapter of Pi Sigma Alpha, the national political science honor society. It inducts new members during each spring semester.
To qualify for induction into Pi Sigma Alpha at USI, a student must:
be a junior with 63 semester hours completed
have a 3.4 overall G.P.A. at all colleges attended
have a 3.4 G.P.A. in at least three political science courses taken at USI
receive approval from the political science faculty
The national office of Pi Sigma Alpha (www.pisigmaalpha.org) in Washington, D.C. publishes Pi Sigma Alpha Newsletter twice yearly. In addition, it offers seven $2,000 scholarships to members going to graduate school, seven student paper awards of $100 to $250, six best chapter awards of $250, and three best chapter advisor awards of $1,000.
For additional information, contact Dr. Paul Raymond, firstname.lastname@example.org .