How to Join

2014STTINet-32.jpgMembership in STTI and the Omicron Delta chapter is a special opportunity, offered only to those nursing professionals who are truly deserving due to their academic and professional accomplishments.  There are many membership benefits as explained on our benefits page and in this short membership video.  

Membership Benefits
Should I Join STTI and Omicron Delta?  (video)

There are two ways to become a member of Sigma Theta Tau International and the Omicron Delta Chapter...as a student or as a nurse leader.  (Eligibility criteria is listed below)


Students:   

Students who are currently enrolled in a nursing program at the University of Phoenix should contact the chapter representative to determine eligibility.  The representative is able to determine eligibility status and send you an approval code if they are able to confirm eligibility. 
Please email them at:  Omicron.DeltaSTTI@phoenix.edu


Graduates and Nursing Professionals:  
Nursing professionals who are not currently enrolled in a nursing program and would like to be considered for membership should fill out the interest form through the link below.  In the section where it asks for an invitation code, please write Nurse Leader and we will follow up with you to obtain the necessary documentation. 

Interest Form:  www.omicrondelta.net/membership-interest.html
Nurse Leader Membership Brochure


Eligibility


Students enrolled in a nursing program at the University of Phoenix, and who meet the following criteria, are invited to join through the eligibility period that begins in March of each year.   

Undergraduate Students must

  • have completed ½ of the nursing curriculum;
  • achieve academic excellence;
  • rank in the upper 35 percentile of the graduating class;
  • meet the expectation of academic integrity.

Graduate Students (Master's and Doctorate) must

  • have completed ¼ 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.


*Students in graduate programs who are registered nurses, legally recognized to practice in their country, and have a minimum of a baccalaureate degree or the equivalent in any field, may also be eligible to be considered as a Nurse Leader at any point in their program. 

 

Eligibility as a Nurse Leader

Nursing professionals not previously inducted as nursing students and not currently enrolled in a nursing program can also join STTI as a Nurse Leader using the criteria listed below. 

 

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