Membership Information

Membership Requirements

Juniors and seniors currently enrolled in the traditional baccalaureate program who are of sound moral character and who have completed at least twenty (20) units in the social sciences with and average grade of “B” or higher are eligible to apply for membership.

In order to be inducted, a student must rank in the upper 35% of her class, in addition to meeting all minimal GPA requirements established by Mount St. Mary’s College. Note: Any student who has received a grade of “F” in any of the social sciences will not be considered for membership.

The international membership fee is $40.


Benefits of Being a Member

Lifetime members of Pi Gamma Mu will receive the following:

  • A gold-plated key pin
  • A certificate worth framing
  • A lifetime membership
  • A valuable item for your resume
  • A subscription to International Social Sciences Review and the Pi Gamma Mu Newsletter

Pi Gamma Mu lifetime members will also enjoy various opportunities and benefits for self and career enhancement such as:

  • Invitation to regional meetings and triennial conventions
  • An opportunity to compete for a scholarship for the first year in graduate school
  • Opportunities to work closely with those who share common interests
  • Advancement in Civil Service rating when entering Federal service employment

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