UT Tyler Office of Marketing and Communications
HOMETOWN RELEASE: Celina Resident Inducted into Alpha Chi Honor Society Chapter at UT Tyler
November 21, 2011
Media Contact: Hannah Buchanan
Public Affairs Specialist
Marketing and Communications
The University of Texas at Tyler
903.565.5769 or 903.539.7196 (cell)
Cynthia Cronin of Celina was one of 110 students at The University of Texas at Tyler inducted into the Alpha Chi Honor Society Texas Alpha Xi Chapter for the 2011-12 academic year.
Alpha Chi is a coeducational society honoring university students for academic excellence. To qualify, students must be at least a junior with a minimum of 24 semester hours and minimum grade point average of 3.5. Graduate students must have a minimum of 15 hours with at least a 3.5. All students also must rank in the top 10 percent of their college.
One of the 15 campuses of the UT System, UT Tyler offers excellence in teaching, research, artistic performance and community service. More than 80 undergraduate and graduate degree programs are available at UT Tyler, which has an enrollment of almost 7,000 high-ability students at its campuses in Tyler, Longview and Palestine.