Alvernia has an active Criminal Justice Association as a local chapter of Lambda Alpha Epsilon. Membership is open to all criminal justice majors.
The Saint Thomas More Honor Society is the honors society of the Criminal Justice Department and is open to all criminal justice majors who meet the membership criteria. Membership includes, but is not limited to those students who have achieved junior class status with a 3.2 quality grade point average overall and in the major after completing a minimum of 15 credits of courses in the major at Alvernia. Students must also demonstrate the core values of Alvernia University.