International Studies

Phi Beta Delta Membership

In order to be considered for membership in Phi Beta Delta, all of the following criteria must be met:

Domestic students:

1. Completion of at least one semester at WIU

2. Demonstration of academic excellence (Minimum Cumulative GPA at WIU):

  •     Undergraduate students - 3.2
  •     Graduate students - 3.5

3. Either:

      a. Completion of international study, research, or internship abroad or comparable international experience where academic relevance can be demonstrated; or

      b. Demonstration of significant involvement in activities that promote the aim of the Eta Epsilon chapter

4. Completion of membership application packet.

5. Supporting documentation:

  • Official WIU Transcript
  • Reflective summary
  • Any additional supportive information desired
International students:

1. Completion of at least one semester at WIU

2. Demonstration of academic excellence (Minimum Cumulative GPA at WIU):

  •     Undergraduate students - 3.2
  •     Graduate students - 3.5

3. Demonstration of significant involvement in activities that promote the aim of the Eta Epsilon chapter.

4. Completion of membership application packet.

5. Supporting documentation:

  •  Official WIU Transcript
  •  Reflective summary
  •  Any additional supportive information desired
Faculty/Emeriti/Staff:

 1. Completion of one semester of employment at WIU

 2. Demonstration of significant involvement in activities that promote the aim of the Eta Epsilon chapter

 3. Completion of membership application packet.

 4. Supporting documentation:

  •   Resume/Vita
  •   Reflective summary
  •   Any additional supportive information desired
Alumni/Community members:

1.  Demonstration of significant involvement in activities that promote the aim of the Epsilon chapter

2.  Completion of membership application packet.

3.  Supporting documentation:

  •  Reflective summary
  •  Any additional supportive information desired

Please send completed applications to Memorial Hall 347 or email PBD@wiu.edu.