Chi Epsilon, the civil engineering honor society, is dedicated to promoting the status of civil engineering and maintaining high standards of professional service. It seeks to place a mark of distinction upon students of civil engineering who exemplify the four traits of the successful engineer:
Chi Epsilon was founded in 1922 at the University of Illinois. Manhattan College has had an active chapter on campus since 1949.
To qualify for membership, undergraduates must:
be a junior or senior
be in the top one-third of their civil engineering class
actively demonstrate the traits of scholarship, character, practicality and sociability