History Club and Phi Alpha Theta


All majors/minors are welcome - not limited to History!

To inquire — Contact faculty adviser Dr. Victoria Houseman, KFA 309, 715-425-4273

The Phi Alpha Theta membership application is linked below.

These two organizations - History Club and Phi Alpha Theta - hold their meetings and events together:

 History Club  

  • Open to all students, all majors - no GPA requirement
  • No membership dues
  • Join anytime or attend a meeting to check us out!

Phi Alpha Theta logo

Phi Alpha Theta

National History Honor Society

ALL majors are welcome!
Not limited to History majors!

Academic requirements

  • Completed at least 12 semester credit hours in history (4 courses)
  • History course GPA at least 3.1
  • Overall GPA of at least 3.0

Benefits of lifetime membership   

  • Receive honor cords for graduation
  • Enhance your resume
  • Receive a certificate of membership and recognition by UWRF History and Philosophy Department
  • Receive four quarterly issues of The Historian

To apply

  • Deadline—Must be RECEIVED by Wednesday, Mar. 22, 2023
  • $50 one-time membership fee—payable to UWRF History Club

1. Print and complete this membership application form, or pick one up from the bulletin board or wall file across from KFA 307/309 or the student staff office in KFA 333.

2. Submit your application with your $50 one-time membership fee (payable to UWRF History Club):

  • Drop off at: KFA 333 Student Staff Office or KFA 307 History and Philosophy main office
  • By mail to: Sue Voelker-History, 410 S 3rd Street, River Falls WI 54022
If, after review of your DAR, it is determined that you are not eligible, your application fee will be refunded in full.
Congratulations to the New 2022 Phi Alpha Theta Members!
  • Mikayla Nordeng
  • Karyn Wood