Sigma Tau Delta

As an English major or minor, you have the opportunity to join Sigma Tau Delta, the international English honor society. Our Tau Upsilon chapter seeks to support, stimulate, and strengthen our English program and give national recognition to our outstanding students.

To join Sigma Tau Delta, you must:

  • Declare a major or minor in English;
  • Complete two English courses;
  • Maintain a minimum 3.00 grade point average in English
  • Compete at least three semesters of course work

As a member, you will receive and be eligible to publish your work in Sigma Tau Delta’s publication, The Rectangle. You will also receive the Sigma Tau Delta newsletter and be eligible for the Sigma Tau Delta key, the society’s prestigious Writer’s Degree, Honor Degree and insignia, and Distinguished Service Degree and insignia. You may also compete for scholarships, fellowships, and cash prizes for writing. Additionally, the organization holds an international convention every two years.