Sigma Tau Delta International English Honor Society
The purposes of the Society shall be to: 1. Confer distinction for high achievement in the areas of English language and literature in undergraduate, graduate, and professional studies; 2. Provide cultural stimulation on the University of New Haven campus and promote interest in literature and the English language in the surrounding communities; 3. Foster all aspects of the discipline of English, including literature, language and writing; 4. Stimulate interest in literature and language by sponsoring lectures and workshops relevant to the area; 5. Promote exemplary character and good fellowship among its members; 6. Exhibit high standards of academic excellence; 7. Serve society by fostering literacy.
A candidate for membership shall have a minimum of two college courses in English language or literature beyond the usual requirements in freshman English and shall have a minimum of a B or equivalent average in English and in general scholarship.
* All student organizations have a minimum GPA requirement of 2.0 for general membership and 2.5 for Executive Officers.
Meeting times and location
GTM 223, First Wednesday of every month at 6:60 p.m.