German Honor Society
Delta Phi Alpha National German Honorary Society
The Delta Phi Alpha National German Honorary Society began with the founding of the Alpha chapter at Wofford College in 1927, and now has constituent chapters at 236 colleges and universities throughout the United States.
Applications for individual membership in the Society are accredited by the student’s chapter advisor and/or chair of the German department. Qualifications for student membership are:
|A minimum of two years of college or university German or their equivalent|
|A minimum average of B+ (3.3GPA) or its equivalent in German courses|
|A minimum cumulative average of B- (2.7GPA) or its equivalent|
|Indication of continued interest in the study of German language and literature|
Chapter faculty advisors submit the application materials for students within their constituent chapters. Each new member receives a custom, embossed membership certificate and a membership pin.
One-time membership dues: $25
Delta Phi Alpha also offers scholarships for eligible members: