Pi Mu Epsilon
Take part in recognizing mathematical excellence in the Pi Mu Epsilon honor society for math students.
Purpose and Goals
- Recognize student achievement in mathematics
- Promote scholarly activity in mathematics
Membership Requirements and Obligations
Section I: Qualifications
- Membership in this organization shall be open to all Purdue Fort Wayne students who meet the criteria in Section II below.
- A majority of the total membership must be currently enrolled students at Purdue Fort Wayne and only those members may vote or hold office.
- The minimum membership requirement is eight members.
- Membership and participation shall be free from discrimination and harassment per the policies of the Purdue Fort Wayne Code of Student Rights, Responsibilities, and Conduct as stated in Part I, Section A, Items 3 and 4.
Section II: Types of Membership
- Undergraduate students are eligible for membership if they meet one of the following criteria:
- Are majoring in mathematics and have completed four of the core courses in the major with a grade point average of 4.0, or
- Have completed all of the core courses in the mathematics major and at least one mathematics or statistics course beyond the core, and have a grade point average of at least 3.25 in all mathematics and statistics courses that count towards the degree, or
- Have completed all of the core courses in the mathematics major and at least three mathematics and statistics courses beyond the core, and have a grade point average of at least 3.0 in all mathematics and statistics courses that count towards the degree; and
- Have a grade point average of at least 3.0 in all courses that count towards the degree.
- Graduate students are eligible for membership if they:
- Have at least 15 hours of graduate credit in mathematics or statistics courses, and
- Have a grade point average of at least 3.4 in all mathematics and statistics courses taken for graduate credit.
- Faculty in the mathematical sciences or related subjects are eligible for membership.
Section III: Financial Obligation
- Prior to admission to membership of Pi Mu Epsilon, a candidate for initiation shall pay the lifetime membership fee of $20.