Tau Sigma (ΤΣ) is an honor society for university transfer students.
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Specific membership criteria are established by individual chapters, however, in general a student must have transferred from one university to another university with one year worth of academic credits already earned a 3.5 or better grade point average during the first term of enrollment at their new institution.
In addition to chapter-specific activities, the Tau Sigma national organization awards academic scholarships to Tau Sigma members. In 2013 it provided 105 scholarships totaling $36,500 in value. According to the organization, it had approximately 100 chapters in the United States as of 2014.
- "Appalachian starts national honors society chapter for transfer students". news.appstate.edu. 27 September 2010. Retrieved 24 December 2014.
- "Membership Criteria". tausigma.org. Tau Sigma. Retrieved 24 December 2014.
- Allen, Melissa (18 February 2013). "UNL's Lambda Chapter of Tau Sigma receives $1,250 in scholarship money". Daily Nebraskan. Retrieved 24 December 2014.
- "Check Out These Scholarships for Transfer Students". U.S. News and World Report. 7 February 2013. Retrieved 24 December 2014.