Upsilon Phi Delta National Honor Society

The purpose of the Upsilon Phi Delta Honor Society is to further the professional competence and dedication of the individual members in and for the profession of healthcare management.

This purpose is achieved by:

  • recognizing students who achieve distinction in healthcare administration studies in universities and colleges
  • motivating academic excellence in students studying healthcare administration
  • recognizing, by means of granting honorary memberships, individuals who have made outstanding contributions to the profession
  • upholding and developing high professional standards and ethics for members of the profession

The official colors of Upsilon Phi Delta are crimson red and cobalt blue. The official flower is the rose.

Members are selected on the basis of academic achievements, service to the community and/or contributions to the healthcare management profession. Members must have a GPA of 3.25 or greater and have completed 18 credits within the HCMN majors. If interested in becoming a member please contact Dr. Nelson at .

If you believe that you meet the membership qualifications, please complete the form below.

A membership fee of $25 payable to “AUPHA Upsilon Phi Delta” must be attached to the application and brought to Linthicum Hall, Room 101. Students can turn application and cash/check in to Heather Wheat in the front office of the health sciences department from 8 a.m. until 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. Members have the option of being officially inducted into the honor society during the Department of Health Sciences’ awards and honor society event held each spring or may simply pick up their cords, pin and certificate in LI 101 upon membership approval.