Phi Beta Kappa

Iota of New York

The Phi Beta Kappa Society is the University of Rochester’s chapter of the nation’s oldest and most prestigious undergraduate honors organization. Founded in 1776, Phi Beta Kappa invites for induction the most outstanding students at America’s leading colleges and universities. The society champions the liberal arts—the humanities, the social sciences, and the natural sciences—in higher education and in society at large. To learn more, please click on the links at left.

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2015 Phi Beta Kappa Initiation Ceremony

The induction of new members to Phi Beta Kappa will be held Saturday, May 16 at noon in Hubbell Auditorium, Hutchinson Hall; the keynote speaker will be Dr. Nicholas Gresens. (map available here).

A list of this year’s inductees is available online—both the class of 2015 (seniors) and the class of 2016 (juniors).

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