Golden Key an academic honor society which recognizes and encourages scholastic achievement and excellence among college and university students from all academic disciplines. Membership is granted by the chapter to undergraduate students in all academic disciplines who, are recognized by their academic institution as ranking at least among the top 15% of their class based on cumulative grade performance, or a comparable alternate standard approved by the International Leadership Council. The Society awards its members nearly $500,000 annually through 17 different scholarship and award programs. Members are connected to exclusive career opportunities and assistance through Golden Key’s partnerships with major corporations and graduate programs. The Society provides campus and community service opportunities enabling personal growth and leadership development as well as collaborating with university faculty and administrators to develop and maintain high standards of education.