Honor Society of Nursing

The Sigma Theta Tau (STTI) Lambda Tau Chapter at Slippery Rock University received its charter on April 20th, 1999. The Department of Nursing at Slippery Rock University is affiliated with STTI to recognize superior achievement, develop leadership, foster a high level of professional standards, and strengthen commitment to the ideals and purposes of the profession.

Induction Information

Registered Nurse Students must:

  • Have completed 12 credit hours at current school
  • Have completed 1/2 of the nursing curriculum
  • Achieve academic excellence (at schools where a 4.0 grade point average system is used, this equates to a 3.0 or higher)
  • Rank in the upper 35 percentile of graduating class
  • Meet the expectation of academic integrity

Graduate Students (Master's and Doctorate) must:

  • Have completed 1/4 of the nursing curriculum
  • Achieve academic excellence (at schools where a 4.0 grade point average system is used, this equates to a 3.5 or higher)
  • Meet the expectation of academic integrity

Nurse Leader Candidates must:

  • Be legally recognized to practice nursing in his/her country
  • Have a minimum of a baccalaureate degree or the equivalent in any field
  • Demonstrate achievement in nursing

***Induction is by invitation only. For more information about induction and member benefits, please visit Sigma Theta Tau International.