Pi Delta Phi - an honor society in French

National French Honor Society

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Pi Delta Phi, established in 1906, is the French National Honor Society for undergraduate and graduate students.

The purpose of the Society is to recognize outstanding scholarship in the French language and its literatures, to increase the knowledge and appreciation of Americans for the cultural contributions of the French-speaking world, and to stimulate and to encourage French and francophone cultural activities.

Qualifications for membership:  

By nomination and:

  • completion of at least one course of upper division French (i.e. beyond the intermediate-level series of courses)
  • 3.0 GPA in French, 2.8 GPA overall, AND rank in the top 35% of their class
  • sophomore standing