Psi Chi International Psychology Honor Society

Psi Chi is the International Honor Society in Psychology.  Psi Chi was founded in 1929 for the purposes of encouraging, stimulating, and maintaining excellence in scholarship, and advancing the science of psychology. The Farmingdale State College chapter of Psi Chi was established in 2011. Psi Chi membership is open to all undergraduate Applied Psychology majors who meet the minimum qualifications.


If you qualify to join Psi Chi - The International Psychology Honor Society in Psychology, apply now to the Farmingdale State Chapter.

Deadline for applying is March 5, 2020. Payment must also be received in the Psychology Department by March 12 in order to be inducted this year.

Our Psi Chi Induction Ceremony has been postponed this year. Please check back for updates.

Requirements for Membership:

  1. Must be a Psychology major at Farmingdale State College
  2. Must have completed at least 3 semesters full-time college coursework (36 credits)
  3. Must have completed at least 9 semester credit hours psychology courses (3 classes)
  4. Must have at least a 3.3 overall GPA
  5. Must have a minimum 3.0 GPA average for psychology courses

If you meet the requirements and would like to join you must do the following by March 12.

  1. Apply on line at (be sure you apply to Farmingdale chapter!).
  2. Bring cash or a check made out to "Farmingdale State College Psi Chi" for $65 to Dr. Johnston, Dr. Anderson, or Barbara Sarringer in the Psychology Department. Please put your name on the memo line. If you do not meet the qualifications, you will be notified over spring break and your check will be returned promptly.

Please pay close attention to the deadline as we cannot process applications without payment.

Psi Chi Officers

  • President: Regina Ambrosio
  • Vice President: Sebastian Villacres
  • Treasurer: Alyssa Feld
  • Secretary: Deryn Hults