Pi Gamma Mu is a social science honor society. Pi Gamma Mu offers opportunities for service projects in the Rutgers–Camden campus and greater Camden community. Members will also have the opportunity to wear honor cords during commencement.



How to Become a Member:


Requirements for Membership:

To become a member of the Rutgers–Camden Iota Chapter, you must meet the below requirements and have a PDF copy of your unofficial Rutgers transcript.

  • completed at least 45 total credits needed to graduate for a degree in Sociology, Anthropology, or Criminal Justice
  • 20 or more credit hours in social sciences courses 
  • an overall GPA of 3.0 or higher

If you meet these requirements, click here to register to join or use the Join Here button on this page. Note: The application deadline is April 23rd.


Pi Gamma Mu® International Honor Society in Social Sciences

As a member of Pi Gamma Mu, you will receive:

  • lifetime membership
  • an elegant membership certificate 
  • a membership card
  • a lapel pin
  • the online Pi Gamma Mu Newsletter
  • and online access to the journal, the International Social Science Review(ISSR).

Other benefits of Pi Gamma Mu:

For more information on scholarship opportunities, presenting at Pi Gamma Mu conventions, and other benefits of membership, please go to: https://pigammamu.org/students.html


Chapter Coordinator:

Dr. Chinyere Osuji is the coordinator of the Iota chapter of Pi Gamma Mu at Rutgers–Camden. If you have questions about the application, please contact Dr. Osuji at Co182@camden.rutgers.edu.  


Inductees Spring 2019

  • Christopher Rodriguez
  • Melanie Gaston
  • Megan Lin Coleman
  • Brian Matthew Barabisky
  • Ashley Hobgen
  • Morgan Mulligan
  • Amanda Ekelburg
  • Jamie Lee Mulligan