Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. founded on January 13, 1913 is a private, nonprofit organization whose purpose is to provide assistance and support through established programs in local communities throughout the world.
The Tau Nu Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. is the 958th chapter of the sorority and the first historically black organization to join the Greek family at Belmont University. A sisterhood of more than 200,000 predominately African American college educated women, the sorority currently has over 900 chapters located in the United States, England, Japan (Tokyo and Okinawa), Germany, the Virgin Islands, Bermuda, the Bahamas and the Republic of Korea.
The major programs of the sorority are based upon the organization's Five Point Thrust Program (Economic Development, Educational Development, International Awareness and Involvement, Physical and Mental Health, Political Awareness and Involvement).
To become member you must be enrolled as a student at Belmont University pursuing a baccalaureate degree or its equivalent in day, evening, or extension classes. To apply for membership you must submit a completed application for membership including official transcripts, have a cumulative minimum grade point average of 2.75 on a 4.0 grading scale, and have completed at least 24 semester hours. You cannot be a member of, nor have been expelled from, any society holding membership in the National Pan-Hellenic council, Inc. or the Pan-Hellenic Conference, Inc. You must meet all requirements for membership as outlined in the Membership Intake Program of the Sorority.
For more information please contact the Office of Student Activities.