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Membership Eligibility

Alpha Kappa Delta International Sociology Honor Society (AKD)

The UC Davis Sociology Department hosts the Upsilon Chapter of Alpha Kappa Delta, the International Sociology Honor Society. The AKD application is available during active membership application periods (Fall, Winter and Spring quarters only). A call for applications will be announced again during Fall quarter.

To be eligible, a student must:

  • Be officially declared Sociology or Sociology-Organizational Studies major
  • Have a cumulative GPA of 3.3
  • Maintain a 3.0 GPA in Sociology courses taken at UC Davis
  • Have completed at least four regular letter graded Sociology courses
  • Be of junior, senior, or graduate standing
  • Completed Sociology 46A or 46B or 103 or 106*
  • Completed Sociology 100 (Classical & Modern Sources of Sociological Theory) before applying.*

    *Exceptions to these requirements will be considered on a case-by-case basis.  Please see Pamela Kisting if you have any questions or want to discuss your eligibility.

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