Pi Sigma Alpha is the only Political Science honor society in the United States. It is recognized by the Association of College Honor Societies (ACHS), with over 740 chapters. Columbia University’s Pi Sigma Alpha Mu Chapter honors exceptional Political Science students in the oldest department of its kind in the country. It is dedicated to students who excel in their Political Science coursework at Columbia University, and who demonstrate a dedication to public service and scholarship. The Mu Chapter welcomes Political Science students who intend to continue striving in the field of Political Science via careers in government, public policy, law, research, and academia.