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Epsilon Pi Phi Honor Society


Epsilon Pi Phi is an academic honor society for students studying emergency and disaster management and/or homeland security. This chapter received national recognition in 2010 and immediately began working for the reward, advancement, and recognition of emergency/continuity management and homeland security as a discipline and profession. In addition, the society strives to encourage a high standard of excellence in these related fields of practice and study. The vision of Epsilon Pi Phi is to provide a foundation for excellence in the development of exceptional professional and academic leaders.

Membership & Fees

Benefits include: access to networking with both students and professionals in Emergency Management, CEM/AEM resources and recognition of academic success in field of study.

Lifetime membership fee: $45 (which grants a membership certificate)

Note: Membership is invitation only. Alumni can join up to 12 months after their conferral date if all eligibility requirements were met at the time of their completion.

Chapter Standing

Epsilon Pi Phi has achieved BRONZE standing, per the university's Chapter Standards program. Bronze standing demonstrates a notable level of chapter involvement and denotes excellence in chapter leadership and member engagement.

Bronze Standing

Current Members

If you are currently a member of Epsilon Pi Phi, your chapter is active on The Quad.

You'll be able to tap into all the chapter benefits, as well as order your regalia for commencement.

To access The Quad, login to the ecampus. The Quad link is located on the lower right-hand side of the page, under the Student Services quick links. The Epsilon Pi Phi group page can be found under the Connect tab, in Honor Societies.

Leadership Opportunities

If you are looking to utilize your leadership skills in the field of emergency and disaster management and/or homeland security, check out the current open leadership positions with EPP.

  • Secretary
  • Webmaster

If you're interested in more information about these positions or would like to apply, email


Eligible students meeting the criteria below will receive an invitation during the months of January and July. If you believe you are eligible and do not receive an invitation, email We will not accept applications outside the membership drive time-frame.


  • Active student (completed at least one of our courses in the past 12 months)
  • 3.50 or above cumulative GPA for bachelor's students
  • 3.75 or above cumulative GPA for master's students
  • Completed a minimum of six semester at the university
  • Achieved at least half of the semester hours required of the academic program
  • Enrolled in a bachelor's or master's level emergency and disaster management or homeland security program.
  • Has complied with university policies on academic integrity

For questions on eligibility criteria or general information, email the chapter executive council at


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