Pi Alpha Alpha is the global honor society for Public Affairs and Administration. There are more than 160 chapters located around the world. The purpose of this honor society is to encourage and recognize outstanding scholarship and accomplishment in public affairs and administration. Pi Alpha Alpha membership identifies those students with the highest performance levels. Qualifying M.P.A. students in our department are contacted and asked to apply for Pi Alpha Alpha membership every spring. If you have any questions, please contact our faculty adviser, Dr. Michael Hayes.
Graduating M.P.A. students with at least a 3.7 GPA or higher are eligible to join Pi Alpha Alpha. Please visit the National Organization website for more information.