GOLDEN KEY INTERNATIONAL HONOUR SOCIETY

Golden Key International Honour Society (GKIHS) recognizes and encourages scholastic achievement and excellence among college and university students from all academic disciplines. 

Membership Overview

  • Membership is by invitation only
  • Invitations are sent quarterly, via E-Mail 

Membership Requirements

Undergraduate students

  • Minimum of 45 credit hours completed (sophomores, juniors and seniors)
  • At least one class at Strayer University
  • 3.7 GPA or better 

Graduate students

  • One graduate class at Strayer University
  • 3.5 GPA or better 

Golden Key International Honour Society and Stayer University Commencement

Members may choose to wear the honor cord with Golden Key (GK) charm, the medallion on ribbon and/or honor stole. Items may be purchased from the GKIHS online store.

If you have questions or need more information, please contact the faculty sponsor, Dr. Saul Ivy, at Saul.Ivy@strayer.edu or goldenkeyihs@strayer.edu.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: How can I become a member?
A: Membership is open by invitation only.

Q: When are invitations sent?
A: Invitations are sent quarterly, via E-mail.

Q: What does this honor society recognize?
A: Golden Key International Honour Society (GKIHS) recognizes and encourages scholastic achievement and excellence among college and university students from all academic disciplines.

Q: Are all academic disciplines eligible?
A: Yes

Q: How can I obtain an honor cord, medallion and/or stole?
A: Items may be purchased from the GKIHS online store.

Q: May I wear my honor items at commencement?
A: Yes, the honor items may be worn at commencement to distinguish academic excellence.

Q: Are undergraduate students eligible for this honor society?
A: Yes

Q: What are the requirements for undergraduate students?
A: Undergraduate students must meet the following requirements at least one quarter prior to commencement: obtain a minimum of 45 credit hours; have eared at least 67.5 credit hours through Strayer University; maintained an overall 3.8 GPA; and have all requirements completed at least one quarter prior to graduation

Q: Are graduate students eligible for this honor society?
A: Yes

Q: What are the requirements for graduate students?
A: Graduate students must meet the following requirements: one graduate class at Strayer University; maintained an overall 3.5 GPA.

Q: Who is the faculty sponsor for Golden Key International Honour Society?
A: The faculty sponsor is Dr. Saul Ivy, at Saul.Ivy@strayer.edu or goldenkeyihs@strayer.edu.

Q: What is the website address?
A: Golden Key International Honour Society can be found at www.goldenkey.org.