Welcome to the Tau Sigma Honor Society

Mission Statement

Tau Sigma is an academic honor society designed specifically to recognize and promote the academic excellence and involvement of transfer students.

Chapter Message

The Universities at Shady Grove chapter, known as the Theta Chi Chapter, is sponsored by Annie E. Foster Ahmed, and hosts their meetings in the John and Effie Macklin Center for Leadership and Communication.

Current members of Tau Sigma participate in USG events like volunteering on Mobile Market Mondays and welcome opportunities to help their fellow transfer students acclimate to the USG campus and engage with other USG students.

Eligibility Requirements

  1. Transfer Student: With at least one full year of academic credits satisfied at the prior institutio
  2. Earning a Bachelor's Degree: Having completed a full load (12-15 hours) or being approved by the National Headquarters
  3. GPA: Earning a superior grade point average of 3.5 GPA or higher at the time of the invitation
  4. Contact Your Program Director: Contact your program director to be nominated 

Current Officers


Aisha Sowe

Vice President

Duncan Coltharp


Yesica Benitez


Laouratou Diallo

Co-Social Media Manager

Hanawati Djoyoadhiningrat

Co-Social Media Manager

Psalms Thomas


Tau Sigma Class of 2021 Group Picture

Class of 2021 Tau Sigma Honor Society Group Picture

Tau Sigma Honor Society Induction Ceremony

Tau Sigma Honor Society 2023 Induction Ceremony

Annie E. Foster Ahmed Leading Tau Sigma Honors Society Meeting

Annie E. Foster Ahmed Leading

Tau Sigma Honor Society Meeting

Tau Sigma Class of 2023 Group Picture

Class of 2023 Tau Sigma Honor Society Group Picture



Workshops for students 

Other Tau Sigma Chapters