Phi Alpha Theta Honor Society

The Phi Alpha Theta (ΦΑΘ) honor society for undergraduate and graduate students promotes the study of history through the encouragement of research, quality teaching, publications and the exchange of learning and ideas among historians.

Phi Alpha Theta, a national organization established in 1921, has more than 900 chapters, including one at UC Davis. The aim of Phi Alpha Theta is to bring students, teachers, and writers of history together for intellectual and social exchanges that promote and assist the historical research and writing our members in a variety of ways.

Phi Alpha Theta Officers, 2016

PRESIDENT: Karmtej S. Cheema

VICE PRESIDENT: William G. DeVine

SECRETARY: Arianna R. Barzman-Grennan

TREASURER: Andrea Adams

HISTORIAN, SOCIAL MEDIA and RECRUITMENT CHIEF: Srijita C. Pal

CAMPUS AMBASSADORS: Oswaldo Vargas Diaz, Anna F. Fogarty, and Andrew D. De Lay

 

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Requirements

Undergraduate students must complete a minimum of 12 units in the Department of History, achieve a minimum GPA of 3.1 in history and a GPA of 3.0 or better overall. Only three credit hours of online, transfer or AP credit may be applied to the membership requirement. Membership is not limited to history majors. To join simply fill out an application and submit along with a one-time dues payment of $65 (please make checks payable to "UC Regents").

Download the Phi Alpha Theta application form.