Honor Societies

Alpha Chi

The Colby-Sawyer College Chapter of this national honor society recognizes the academic achievement of junior and senior undergraduate students. To be eligible for membership, students must rank in the top ten percent of the junior or senior class and demonstrate the Alpha Chi values of truth and character. Each candidate must have completed at least one half of the credits for graduation and have been enrolled as a full-time student at Colby-Sawyer College for at least one academic year prior to election. Further information about Alpha Chi membership and activities is available from the society’s faculty sponsor.

Sigma Nursing Honor Society

The mission of Sigma, the Honor Society of Nursing, is advancing world health and celebrating nursing excellence in scholarship, leadership and service. Sigma’s vision is to be the global organization of choice for nursing. R.N. to B.S. students may be invited to become members of the PSI Sigma Chapter if they have completed three of the five required RNRT courses, have a minimum GPA of 3.00, rank in the upper thirty five percent of their nursing class, meet the expectation of academic integrity and obtain faculty endorsements. For further information about the Sigma Nursing Honor Society or the PSI Sigma Chapter, contact the faculty sponsor.