• Eligibility

  • Current Mt. Hood Community College students who have earned at least 12 credits that count toward a degree at Mt. Hood and have a cumulative grade point average of 3.5 or higher are generally eligible to join Rho Theta and Phi Theta Kappa.

    Each fall, winter and spring, invitations are sent to eligible students who are currently enrolled.


    Become a member

    Letters go out towards the beginning of term to everyone who qualifies for membership based on GPA through the current term. Inside the envelope will be the membership application, information about the dues scholarship, regalia information, and more.

    Please review our Membership FAQ for more information on membership and the scholarship to help pay a portion of the membership fees.

    Information for new members

    Each term we hold orientations on what Phi Theta Kappa is, benefits of joining, and more. They're not mandatory, but do give you a chance to ask questions and get more information.

    We have informational sessions coming up:

    4/22/2021 and 5/20/2021 both at 1:30pm and 6pm (via Zoom)

    If you have questions or need more information, please contact us.


    Office: Student Union AC 1064
    Email: RhoTheta.Officers@mhcc.edu
    Phone: (503) 491-7020.