University of Texas at Austin Phi Kappa Phi

School of Undergraduate Studies
The University of Texas at Austin

Membership Eligibility

Membership to Phi Kappa Phi is by invitation only.

The minimum eligibility requirements for Phi Kappa Phi depends on one’s hours and GPA at The University of Texas.

Undergraduates are eligible in their junior year if they have completed at least 72 in residence hours at The University of Texas at Austin and are in the top 7.5% of their college or school. Students are eligible in their senior year if they have completed at least 90 in residence hours at The University of Texas at Austin and are in the top 10% of their college or school. All students must have a minimum GPA of 3.5.

Masters students are eligible with at least 9 hours of coursework at The University of Texas at Austin and a 4.0 GPA.

Doctoral students are eligible with at least 18 hours of coursework at The University of Texas at Austin and a 4.0 GPA.

These are only the minimum standards for eligibility. Final discretion for membership is determined by The University of Texas at Austin chapter.

Frequently Asked Eligibility Questions