Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing

Rho Epsilon, Stevenson University's chapter of Sigma Theta Tau, is open to candidates who demonstrate scholastic achievement, academic integrity, and leadership qualities. Candidates are invited to join the society when they meet the following eligibility requirements: completing at least one-half of the required nursing component of the baccalaureate curriculum; maintaining at least a 3.0 grade point average (GPA) and ranking in the top 35% of their class. Nurses in the community who demonstrate excellence in practice and leadership may also be nominated. A formal induction ceremony is held during the fall semester. The purpose of Sigma Theta Tau is to provide leadership and scholarship in practice, education, and research to enhance the health of all people. The society supports learning and professional development of members to improve nursing care worldwide.