Japanese National Honor Society

The Japanese National Honor Society – College Chapter (JNHS–CC) recognizes and encourages scholastic achievement and excellence in the study of the Japanese language.
Students who are nominated for membership receive Certificates of Excellence and red-and-white cords to wear at graduation, and are recognized on the AATJ website and in its newsletter.

Academic criteria for student membership in JNHS–CC are as follows:

1) Completion of 5 semester- or 7 quarter- courses of Japanese language study (or their equivalent) at the college undergraduate level. All 5 semester courses or 7 quarter courses must be language study taken for a letter grade (as opposed to audit or pass-fail).
Transfer credits from post-secondary institutions other than the institution from which the student will receive the undergraduate degree may count toward these credit requirements up to a maximum of 2 semester courses or 3 quarter courses (or their equivalent);

2) a GPA of 3.5 in Japanese language courses;

3) an overall GPA of 3.0.

* Four-year college students should be nominated for membership when they are in the last quarter before graduating.

You must submit the application in your final quarter at UCSB.
Please contact Yoko Yamauchi <yokoy@eastasian.ucsb.edu>.

Application form for UCSB Student

<Recent Recipients>
2016-2017: Eddy Vincent Mcvarish, Jun Geng, Sandy Vuong, Sei Yu Po, Stefani Kaye Peck
2015-2016: Aria Ghasemizadeh, Huitin Xie, Xiaowei Guo, Megdi Wang,JoseChavez, Yatong Wang