Alpha Kappa Delta

The Sociology Department is currently welcoming new members to Alpha Kappa Delta, the International Sociology Honor Society. AKD is a place for sociology students to gather and learn more about the discipline, host sociology events, participate in volunteer opportunities, and share the love for all things sociology.

Join Alpha Kappa Delta (International Sociology Honor Society)


  • A junior or senior majoring or minoring in Sociology.
  • An overall 3.3 GPA (or close to a 3.3).

Some of the benefits of being a sociological honor society member:

  • Graduation ceremony Honors cords
  • Fun Department of Sociology events
  • Student paper competitions with cash prizes
  • Student travel money for conferences
  • Letters of recommendation/networking
  • Pay increases for Civil Service positions

Important Dates

  • Commencement Ceremony is October 15, 2015.
  • Fall semester deadline is October 20th.

If you are interested in joining AKD, please contact Dr. Spivak.