About Providence College
Founded in 1917, Providence College is a Catholic, Dominican, liberal arts institution of higher education committed to academic excellence. It is the only college or university in the United States administered by the Dominican Friars and has an undergraduate enrollment of approximately 4,100 students. U.S. News & World Report has ranked Providence College first in its “America’s Best Colleges” peer group for the past three years. For more information, see www.providence.edu.
About The Phi Beta Kappa Society
Founded on Dec. 5, 1776, The Phi Beta Kappa Society is the nation's most prestigious academic honor society. It has chapters at 293 colleges and universities in the United States, 50 alumni associations, and more than half a million members worldwide. Noteworthy members include 17 U.S. Presidents, 41 U.S. Supreme Court Justices and more than 150 Nobel Laureates. The mission of The Phi Beta Kappa Society is to champion education in the liberal arts and sciences, foster freedom of thought, and recognize academic excellence. For more information, visit www.pbk.org.