Prospective Chapter Information
All institutions that are candidates for a chapter of The Honor Society of Delta Tau Alpha must make formal charter application in writing to the National Council (National Officers – contact the National Advisor) at least 60 days prior to the annual National Convention (usually in March or April). The application for a new chapter must receive the approval of 4/5 vote of the delegates present at the National Convention. A local chapter of The Honor Society of Delta Tau Alpha cannot be established unless there are 6 or more students who are qualified.
In general, students from four-year institutions must:
- Rank in the upper 35% of their class and have completed 45 semester hours of which 9 hours have been agriculture courses.
- Students from two-year institutions must rank in the upper 35% of their class and have completed 24 semester hours of which 6 hours have been agriculture courses.
** Complete requirements for membership may be found in The Delta Tau Alpha "Constitution and By Laws"