Phi Eta Sigma National Honor Society, NYC

Phi Eta Sigma is the largest and oldest national honor society for first-year college students, founded at the University of Illinois on March 22, 1923. Our goal is to encourage and reward academic excellence among first-year college students. New York Tech houses one of the 375 chapters throughout the United States and more than 1,000,000 inducted members. On campuses with a chapter of Phi Eta Sigma, all first-year students are eligible to join who have a grade point average of at least 3.5 on a 4.0 scale at the close of any full-time curricular period during their first year. The New York Institute of Technology chapter believes in the following five pillars of success: 

  1. Character
  2. A Well-Cared For Body
  3. Scholastic Excellence
  4. Well-Disciplined Mind
  5. Fellowship

Member Benefits

  • National & Local Leadership Opportunities
  • Access to Undergraduate & Graduate Scholarships Totaling $300,000
  • Exclusive Local and National Conferences
  • Workshops, Panels, & Keynotes
  • Academic Enrichment
  • Networking & Service Opportunities
  • Wellness Resources