Department of Psychology

Student Organizations

Psi Chi: The National Honor Society in Psychology

Eligibility for undergraduates includes:

  • Completion of three semesters or five quarters of the college course
  • Completion of nine semester hours or 14 quarter hours of psychology courses
  • Ranking in the top 35% of their class in general scholarship
  • Having a minimum GPA of 3.0 (on a 4.0 scale) in both psychology classes and in cumulative grades

Eligibility for graduate students includes a minimum overall cumulative average of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale in all graduate courses. For more information, you may send an email to Dr. Joan Cannon, the Psi Chi adviser, or click on the Psi Chi link to visit the national website.

Psi Chi Inductees 2012

The Psychology Club at UMass Lowell

The Psychology Club welcomes all students, regardless of major. The major goals of the Psychology Club include:

  • Helping students learn about psychology outside the classroom
  • Organizing activities that benefit fellow UMass Lowell students and the Lowell community

For more information about the Psychology Club, including how to join, send an email to or contact the Psychology Club adviser, Dr. Alice Frye.

Other Student Organizations at the University

Click on the Student Organizations link to learn more about additional student organizations available to students at the University of Massachusetts Lowell.