Frequently Asked Questions

How much are Alpha Kappa Psi dues?

  • Membership dues are subject to change every semester. Typically they are about $200-$250.

What major do I have to be to join?

  • Alpha Kappa Psi is open to ALL majors. We firmly believe in promoting a diverse environment and shaping leaders in all fields.

What year do I have to be join?

  • You can be any year to join Alpha Kappa Psi. The only exception is that freshmen must have a college GPA. This means most freshmen must wait until Spring Semester to join.

What are the benefits of joining Alpha Kappa Psi

  • Every brother will have their own story of how Alpha Kappa Psi benefitted them, I encourage you to reach out and ask them yourselves! Some of our primary focuses involve:
    • Professionalism
    • Resume / Cover letter building
    • Public Speaking / Presentations
    • Networking
    • Event Planning
    • Collaboration
    • Brotherhood
    • Community Service

How do I get a bid (invitation to join) ?

  • At the beginning of each semester, UC Merced hosts a Professional Fraternity recruitment week. During this week, Alpha Kappa Psi will host events where you can meet our current active brothers. Also, there will be a brief application and interview process for those really interested. After having an interview with some of our brothers, you will be notified of whether or not you have received a bid.