Association of College Honor Societies


Lambda Pi Eta


Admitted to ACHS: 1996

Founded at the University of Arkansas, Fayetteville; 1985

No of Active Chapters: 521

Total Membership: 26215

Annual/current Membership: 6700

Publications: Simply Speaking - Electronic Quarterly Newsletter, Undergraduate Journal beginning 2013

PURPOSE: The purpose of Lambda Pi Eta is to recognize, foster, and reward outstanding scholastic achievement; to stimulate interest in the field of communication; to promote and encourage professional development among communication majors; to provide an opportunity to discuss and exchange ideas in the field of communication; and to establish and maintain close relationships and understanding between faculty and students.

ELIGIBILITY: Members must have a 3.0 cumulative GPA; have a 3.25 GPA in Communication courses; have 60 credit hours completed overall; have 12 credit hours completed in Communication courses; rank in the upper 35% of their class; be full-time students in good standing; display commitment to the field of Communication.

MAJOR ACTIVITIES: Annual Honors Conference; sponsorship of programs and panels at regional conferences; and the National Communication Association Annual Convention.

OFFICIAL CONTACT: Will Eichhorn, Academic and Professional Affairs Associate, National Communication Association, 1765 N Street, NW, Washington, DC  20036

Tel: (202) 534-1117  Fax: (202) 464-4600

Email: [email protected]  

Updated: 11/14/2018