Eta Chapter

University of Nebraska-Lincoln and University of Nebraska Omaha
National Criminal Justice Honorary Society

 Eta is the name of the University of Nebraska at Omaha and University of Nebraska-Lincoln chapter of Alpha Phi Sigma.  The chapter was formed in 1971 at UNO.  A second chapter, Chi Epsilon, was formed at UNL in 1993, but at this time both UNO and UNL Criminology and Criminal Justice students are served by the Eta chapter.  The society recognizes scholastic excellence by undergraduate and graduate students in the criminal justice sciences.

 Students who are interested in applying for membership must meet the following criteria:

  • Criminology and Criminal Justice major or minor
  • Completed 45 credit hours (including 15 hours in Criminology and Criminal Justice)
  • Cumulative undergraduate GPA of 3.2 or above
  • Criminology and Criminal Justice GPA of 3.2 or above
 To Apply

Interested students must apply for membership and submit a one-time lifetime membership fee of $70. Complete the Student Member Application on the APS website – note the application must be typed using this form:

 Submit a check or money order for $70 payable to "UNO Student Organizations" with the application at the SCCJ office located at 310 Nebraska Hall.


For additional information contact about the honor society:

Samantha Clinkinbeard, Faculty Advisor

For general questions about the application process and assistance with calculating your GPA or course credit hours:

Sarah Nelson

 2014 SCCJ Graduate Janessa Androccio