Phi Alpha Honor Society is a National Honor Society for Social Work Students. Phi Alpha invites into membership, those who have attained excellence in Scholarship and achievement. Southeastern Louisiana University's society is the Kappa Pi Chapter. An undergraduate social work student is eligible for membership after achieving the following national requirements and meeting local chapter requirements.
- Declared social work as a major
- Achieved Sophomore status
- Completed 9 semester hours of required social work courses
- Achieved an overall grade point average of 3.0
- Achieved a 3.25 grade point average in required social work courses