University of KwaZulu-Natal Chapter Activities


Golden Key International Honour Society, founded on 29 November 1977, is an academic honor society which recognizes and encourages scholastic achievement and excellence among college and university students from all academic disciplines.

On Thursday, 6 May, the Howard College Executive Committee hosted an Awareness Day to existing GoUKZN Mpolwenilden Key members in terms of how one can participate and contribute to organisation. The chapter informed current prospective members on the benefits the Society has to offer. The chapter committee was able to address a substantial amount of students who will make valuable and lucrative contributions to the organisation in the current year and years to come. The Pietermaritzburg chapter collected second-hand books to donate to Mpolweni High School, an underprivileged high school without a proper library. They managed to collect almost 900 books, including fiction and non-fiction books as well as study guides, all of which were delivered to the school on Tuesday, 8 June.

About Golden Key

Golden Key is the world's largest collegiate honor society. Membership into the Society is by invitation only and applies to the top 15% of college and university sophomores, juniors and seniors, as well as top-performing graduate students in all fields of study, based solely on their academic achievements. As an international honor society with more than 400 chapters at colleges and universities around the world, Golden Key is committed to a high standard of scholastic achievement, and an ethos of integrity, innovation, respect, collaboration and diversity.