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Welcome to the Illinois Region of Phi Theta Kappa!

The Illinois Region of Phi Theta Kappa is composed of 57 community-college based chapters that are committed to the pursuit of scholarship, leadership, service, and fellowship.

The purpose of the Illinois region shall be to provide a means through which its chapters may achieve the goals and purposes of the International Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society. Illinois chapters shall promote participation in international and regional activities, enhance development in the four hallmarks, promote teamwork, and foster understanding among all chapters and members within the region.

"The mission of Phi Theta Kappa is to recognize academic achievement of college students and to provide opportunities for them to grow as scholars and leaders."


Scholarship is the first Hallmark of Phi Theta Kappa. Phi Theta Kappa celebrates and promotes academic excellence and this is its core mission.


Leadership is the second Hallmark of Phi Theta Kappa. Phi Theta Kappa offers many opportunities for members to develop leadership skills.


Service is the third Hallmark of Phi Theta Kappa. Performing service in the college or community helps members develop leadership skills and makes their college or community a better place.


Fellowship is the fourth Hallmark of Phi Theta Kappa. Fellowship helps the other three Hallmarks function more smoothly.