Beta Beta Beta

Purpose:

Improving the understanding and appreciation of biological study and extending boundaries of human knowledge through scientific research.

 
Eligibility (Associate Membership):
  • Be a biological science major (biology, biochemistry, environmental sciences, marine biology, nursing, oceanography,Master of Science in Marine Science, Master of Science in Nursing, Pre-PT or Pre-Chiro)

  • Currently enrolled at Hawai‘i Pacific University. An undeclared major would be sufficient if currently taking an appropriate BIOL Lecture course.

 
Eligibility (Regular Membership):
  • Be at least a second-semester sophomore (40+ credits towards degree) who is a biological science major (biology, biochemistry, environmental sciences, marine biology, nursing, oceanography, Master of Science in Marine Science, Master of Science in Nursing, Pre-PT, or Pre-Chiro).

  • Have completed at least three term lecture courses in biological science (BIOL designated lecture course; courses taken at other schools will be taken into consideration if listed in the official student transcripts), of which at least one is not an introductory course (BIOL 1000 or its equivalent).

  • Have an average grade of B (3.0 GPA) in all BIOL lecture courses

Optional Requirement: Eligible regular membership candidates should already be associate members of Tri-Beta.

Eligible students should contact the advisor to begin the membership process.

 

Membership Dues:

Regular Membership Fee: $50.00 ($10 additional if already an associate member)
Associate Membership Fee: $40.00

HPU membership fee (induction ceremony, honor cords, events, etc.): $15.00

TOTAL PAYMENT:  $60 (Regular) or $50 (Associate) to be paid upon notification of acceptance.

 
Regalia:

Green and Red Cords

 
Honor Society Advisor:

Dr. Carolyn M. Jones (cjones@hpu.edu)