Double major, Minor, Liberal studies
Benefits of the MA
Co-op with SLU
ΦΣΤ Honor Society
Mission and Vision
Phi Sigma Tau MO Xi chapter @ UMSL
International Honor Society in Philosophy
Welcome to the UMSL chapter of Phi Sigma Tau (ΦΣΤ) founded in 2014.
PURPOSE: To serve as a means of awarding distinction to students having high scholarship and personal interest in philosophy; to promote student interest in research and advanced study in this field; to provide opportunities for the publication of student research papers of merit; to encourage a professional spirit and friendship among those who have displayed marked ability in this field; to popularize interest in philosophy among the general collegiate public.
The Xi chapter of PST at UMSL holds a biannual Study Jam, once in spring and fall semesters, to assist undergraduates with preparing for finals in various philosophy classes. The Study Jam is a two-day event hosted in the philosophy department and consists of PST members, graduate students, and faculty.
Criteria for Membership
In order to become a member of PHI SIGMA TAU, students must:
- have completed at least 3 university level courses in philosophy,
- have maintained at least a 3.25 grade point average in philosophy courses, and
- be in the top 35% of their class.
Questions about PST or the Study Jam? Contact one of the student officers:
President: Laura Miller, firstname.lastname@example.org
Vice President: Dale Mathis, email@example.com