Sigma Lambda Chi
Admitted to ACHS: 1991
Founded at Michigan State University, 1949
No of Active Chapters: 61
Total Membership: 22494
Annual/current Membership: 532
Publications: Sigma Lambda Chi Newsletter
PURPOSE: The purpose of Sigma Lambda Chi is to recognize outstanding students in construction. Objectives include the rendering of service to the field of construction, the development of good relations among academia, industry, and the public, and the recognition of outstanding professionals in construction and allied fields.
ELIGIBILITY: Undergraduate students shall have completed the equivalent of two academic years of study toward their degree, shall have done resident study at the present institution for the preceding six months, and shall have an overall scholastic average in the upper 20% of qualified students in their program. Graduate and post-baccalaureate students shall have completed the equivalent of one half of fulltime study toward their graduate degree, shall have done resident study at the present institution for the preceding six months, and shall have an overall scholastic average in the upper 30% of qualified graduate students within their program.
Doctoral students who have finished 50 percent of qualifying coursework shall be eligible for SLC membership at the discretion of the SLC chapter advisor.
MAJOR ACTIVITIES: An international convention is held annually in conjunction with the Associated Schools of Construction national conference. Major chapter activities include service projects for the school and the community, sponsoring local scholarships and awards banquets, promoting construction industry awareness, fund raising, and providing outstanding student, faculty, and constructor recognition.
OFFICIAL CONTACT: Wesley G. Crawford, SLC Intl. Executive Director, Sigma Lambda Chi Intl., Purdue University, BCM, 401 N Grant St., Knoy 453, West Lafayette, IN 47907-2021
Tel: (765) 494-2468 Fax: (765) 496-2246
Email: [email protected]