Association of College Honor Societies


ACHS Membership Information


Policies and Procedures for Affiliating with the Association of College Honor Societies

Definition of Honor Society

An honor society is an association of primarily collegiate chapters whose purposes are to recognize and encourage high scholarship and/or leadership achievement in some broad or specialized field of study.

Functions of Honor Societies

An honor society:

Standards for Honor Societies
Classification of Honor Societies
ACHS Membership Classification
Programs and Activities of Honor Societies

Societies fulfill the functions of honor societies through the following programs and activities:

Procedures for Affiliation

The petitioning society shall:

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