Active Multidisciplinary Societies



Mortar Board website
Mortar Board

Phi Beta Kappa website
Phi Beta Kappa

Scholars without Borders website
Phi Beta Delta
(official status pending)

Tau Sigma website
Tau Sigma

Founded in 1989, the SDSU Honors Council (HC) comprises student and faculty representatives of the Weber Honors College and the active campus-wide multidisciplinary honor societies: Mortar Board, Phi Beta Kappa, Phi Beta Delta, and Tau Sigma. The purposesof the Honors Council is to:

  • act as an advisory and coordinating resource center for the multidisciplinary honor societies on campus;
  • promote the specific interests of the above listed honor societies;
  • promote the common concerns of all honor societies and honors programs at San Diego State University;
  • cooperate with the faculty and administrative officers in developing and maintaining high academic standards;
  • recognize students and faculty for their achievements in scholarship, leadership, and service, and
  • represent the University‚Äôs honor societies on the Associated Students Council.

Honors Council Booklet - Honors Council Booklet, 2015-2016