Sigma Alpha Phi

Start A Chapter

To begin a new chapter a faculty member from an accredited institution should contact the regional trustee for his/her state for an application packet to be mailed to the institution. 

In the application packet sent to the school there will be:

The current charter fee is $100.00 annually. A check for the first year's dues is sent with the petition application and developed Chapter by-laws to the Treasurer. 

Once the Treasurer receives the completed application packet, the Board of Directors votes on establishing membership. 

If membership is approved, the newly established chapter will then be mailed:  

  • Letter of acceptance with component name
  • Information on establishing an EIN number with the IRS
  • Electee forms (.pdf)
  • Order form (.pdf)

All of these documents can also be found in the Resources section of this website.