The University offers recognition of leadership, professionalism, and academic excellence to graduate students through memberships in academic honorary societies. The following honor societies are open to graduate students. Contact faculty advisors for more information.
Alpha Sigma Nu: the honor society for Jesuit institutions of higher education. Purpose: to honor students of Jesuit institutions of higher education who distinguish themselves in scholarship, loyalty, and service; to encourage those so honored to understand, appreciate, and promote the ideals of Jesuit education. Advisor: Dr. Edward Peck.
Beta Gamma Sigma: the honor society serving business programs accredited by the AACSB. Purpose: to encourage and honor academic achievement in the study of business and personal and professional excellence in the practice of business. Advisor: Dr. Lindsay Calkins.
Chi Sigma Iota: the international counseling honor society, national award-winning Beta Chi Chapter. Purpose: to promote scholarship, research, professionalism, and excellence in counseling and to recognize high attainment in the pursuit of academic and clinical excellence in the field of counseling and counselor education. Advisor: Dr. Nathan Gehlert.
Pi Mu Epsilon: the national mathematics honor society, Ohio Lambda Chapter. Purpose: to promote scholarly activity in mathematics among students in academic institutions. Advisor: Dr. Paige Rinker.