Chapters of Sigma Lambda Chi may be established at any school, college, or university that has a major discipline of education in construction as a science (or in an approved allied field) which grants an appropriate academic degree therein. Starting a new Sigma Lambda Chi chapter takes a little time.

First, every chapter must have an advisor. Chapter advisors must be a part of the construction industry, and preferably a faculty or member of the department staff. It is this person, the advisor, who goes about the task of completing the necessary application forms and sending them to the Sigma Lambda Chi International Office.

After your application is submitted, it will be reviewed by the Sigma Lambda Chi International Executive Committee to verify that it contains all the required information. If the forms are approved, the Executive Committee will approve the new chapter. The new advisor is then given logon status to the Advisor area within the Sigma Lambda Chi International website. Once there, he or she then inputs the names and contact information for the charter members –the first set of students ever to be inducted by the new Sigma Lambda Chi International chapter! – and creates an invoice that reflects the amount due the Sigma Lambda Chi International Office to prepare membership certificates, ID cards, and pins for the new members. Once payment is received, the International Office sends all materials to the chapter advisor and the new chapter can host its very first induction ceremony!

Additional information can be found here: Information for Prospective Chapters.

We charge a one-time application fee of $50. If your university is not approved for membership, your fee will be refunded.

It is our hope that you will find your program is interested in establishing a chapter of Sigma Lambda Chi International. You are welcome to contact a few of the chapters to find out how Sigma Lambda Chi International has been an addition to their programs and how beneficial it has been for their students.

Thank you for expressing interest in our Society. We look forward to receiving your application.

  *ALL fields are required
1. Name of Institution or University
 
2. Institution Location - City/State
 
  Institution Web Page Address
 
3. Title of the Construction Program within the Institution or University
 
4. Is the program accredited?    Yes     No
4A:

If yes, by whom?

If Other:

4B: Date Accreditation obtained:
5. Is the program a member of a national association?    Yes     No
 

If yes, what organization?

If Other:

6. Approximate length of time program has existed: years
7.

Title of degree granted within the program:

8. Number of graduates during the most recent year:
9.

Number of students in the current construction program:

Freshmen     Sophomores     Juniors     Seniors     Others

10.

Probable number of candidates into the new Chapter:

Students     Faculty

11.

Department Chair

Name/title Office phone:

12.

Proposed Chapter Advisor of New Chapter

Name/title
Office Postal Address:
 
City/State/Zip:    
Email Address:
Advisor's phone:      Front Office phone:     Fax:
Are you an SLC member?    Yes    If so, which year?    
Where installed (university):
   
13. Dean
   
Signature _____________________________________________
   
14 Dept. Chair
.  
Signature _____________________________________________
   
15. A copy of this Completed Application is being scanned and emailed to [email protected]
Scanned and emailed? Yes
16. A copy of your Curriculum is being scanned and emailed to [email protected]
Scanned and emailed? Yes
17. A Chapter Charter Application Fee is being submitted simultaneously, payable to SLC Intl. or to Sigma Lambda Chi (See Appendix C for current fee).
Online now     By check
   
 

The undersigned, of _____________________________________________________________ campus, hereby presents this completed Application for Chapter Charter form to the International Executive Committee of Sigma Lambda Chi for review and approval:

Signature ___________________________________________

Printed Name ________________________________________

Title / Date __________________________________________

 

Questions? Please contact us at: [email protected] or 765-430-4489

 

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