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Chi Sigma Iota

Chi Sigma Iota

Chi Sigma Iota is an international honors society that acknowledges and supports excellence in Professional Counseling. The mission of our Sigma Sigma Upsilon Chapter is to “promote scholarship, research, professionalism, leadership and excellence in counseling, and to recognize high attainment in the pursuit of academic and clinical excellence.” There are currently more than 10,000 active members nationally.

Counselors-in-training are eligible for membership in the Sigma Sigma Upsiton chapter at UIS after they have successfully completed 12 credit hours of counseling coursework, with an overall GPA of 3.5 or above, and the support of HDC faculty.

Questions regarding membership in Chi Sigma Iota/Sigma Sigma Upsilon may be directed to the Faculty Advisor, Dr. Holly Thompson.