There are so many benefits to joining the Sigma community, such as networking, career, research, volunteering, and educational opportunities. So why not join today? Apply today to join Xi Chapter!

How to become a member

Apply by February 14th

The University of Pennsylvania’s Xi Chapter of Sigma Theta Tau, the International Honor Society of Nursing, is accepting applications for new membership, due February 14. We strongly encourage all qualified students to apply by completing a membership application.

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Download the membership information and application to get started.

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Eligibility Criteria

Undergraduate Students

Must have completed at least one-half of their nursing curriculum, have a GPA of at least 3.5 on a 4.0 grading scale, and meet the expectations of academic integrity.

Graduate Students (masters and doctoral):

Must have completed at least one-fourth of their nursing program of study, have a GPA of at least 3.5 on a 4.0 scale, and meet the expectations of academic integrity.

Membership Options

Candidates may also apply to be a Nurse Leader Member through STTI. Nurse Leader Members are nursing professionals who were not previously inducted as nursing students. Please visit the STTI site for the eligibility criteria related to this application, and be sure to list Xi as chapter to which you are applying.

Are you a member of a different chapter and wish to join Xi chapter?

Please visit the Sigma Theta Tau International site for information on how to switch your chapter.

Membership Application

Are you ready to become a member?

Download and complete the Membership Application and send it to the appropriate Xi Chapter email below. For more information about becoming a member, click here.

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Graduate Students and Community Leaders: