Phi Beta Kappa inducted 158 UNC students Monday.
The nation’s oldest college honorary society — known as Alpha of North Carolina at UNC — has 280 chapters nationwide.
Students must have completed 75 hours of coursework and maintained a 3.85 GPA or better to be eligible.
Students who have 105 course hours and a 3.75 GPA are also eligible.
Less than 1 percent of college students meet the organization’s qualification standards.
William McLeane is the president of UNC’s chapter of Phi Beta Kappa for the 2011-12 school year. Elise Stephenson is the vice president and Jarrard Cole is the secretary.
UNC inductees are from all across the country and Canada and Germany.