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Political Science Scholars


Political Science Scholars encourages scholarly discussion and debates, academic research, and extracurricular activities related to political science. Political Science is a broad field in the social sciences that includes many academic genres including international relations, constitutional law, public administration, campaigns, and other theoretical arguments.

Membership & Fees

Benefits include: Gain knowledge of politics at local, state, and national levels from experienced students, alumni, faculty, and staff. Network and engage with members of the community with an active interest in politics, help campaign, and participate in political discussions through a variety of campus networking events.

Membership fee: $0

Note: Membership is available to students and alumni in good academic standing.

Chapter Standing

The Political Science Scholars have 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 the Political Science Scholars, your group is active on The Quad. Join today!

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 Political Science Scholars group page can be found under the Connect tab, in Clubs.


Membership is available year-round to students and alumni in good academic standing in all degree fields at the university. If you are interested in actively participating in the Political Science Scholars group, access the application on the organization’s group page in The Quad.

For questions on eligibility criteria or general information, email

Leadership Opportunities

If you are looking to utilize your leadership skills in the field of political science, check out the current open leadership positions with Political Science Scholars.

  • Vice President of Communications
  • Treasurer
  • Secretary
  • Chapter Advisors

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


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