The Honor Society for International Studies, Sigma Iota Rho, Delta Mu Chapter, was established primarily as a means by which to honor those students who have excelled academically and who have shown extracurricular achievement. The purpose of the Society is to promote and reward scholarship and service among students of International Studies, and to foster integrity and creative performance in the understanding of world affairs.
Your acceptance to Sigma Iota Rho carriers with it the obligation to participate fully in the activities of SIR and to promote the study of International Relations both at Chapman University and throughout your career.
SIR desires only members who are eager to participate in the Honor Society. Given other demands on your time, please only continue with this application if you are willing to contribute to the maintenance and growth of the Delta Mu Chapter of SIR.
You must either be
- Master’s candidate for International Studies who has completed at least one semester of graduate level work or
- An undergraduate with junior or senior standing who has completed at least twenty-one (21) units of coursework in anthropology, economics, foreign languages, history, peace studies, political science, or related disciplines, including two courses at the 300 or 400 level.
- You must achieve and maintain GPA of 3.3
- Pay national dues of $45.00
Applications are reviewed twice per academic year. The fall deadline is September 20 and the Spring deadline is February 20. If you are interested in joining Sigma Iota Rho, please complete the online Sigma Iota Rho Membership Application.