School of Nursing & Health Studies

Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing

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Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing


Spring 2021 Induction Ceremony

When:  Tuesday, May 11, 2021
Time:    5:30 - 7:00 p.m.
Where: UWB North Creek Event Center


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Membership options

  • Academic Honors:  This is by invitation only for eligible BSN or MN Honor Students to be inducted into STTI.  Email notifications are sent early in Spring Quarter, 2021.
  • Professional Membership: Opportunity for professional community members to join.

Whether you become an STTI member as an honor student or as a professional community member,  once you join STTI you will connect, engage, learn, grow, advance and elevate your practice. We encourage you to explore the many benefits of an STTI membership and the Sigma website.


BSN and MN students are eligible to receive Nursing Honors through STTI by meeting the set academic requirements. Students who receive STTI Nursing Honors will receive a purple and white honor cord for the UW Bothell Commencement and will be honored and inducted into STTI at a late Spring induction ceremony held at UW Bothell on May 11, 2021.  Academic eligibility is calculated once Winter Quarter 2021 grades are posted. STTI notification of achieving the honors designation are sent via email in early April.

Master of Nursing eligibility requirements

  • Twenty-five percent of credits completed with a 3.5 GPA or above, typically 11 credits (2nd year)

Bachelor of Science in Nursing eligibility requirements

  • Completion of one-half of the required nursing component of the BSN curriculum which is at least 16 of the 30 required credits of core nursing courses (BNURS coursework) by the end of Autumn Quarter
  • GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • Rank in the upper 35% of the graduating class (ranking may vary slightly year to year)

Eligibility requirements may change from year to year.


 Faculty advisors


Dr. Linda Eaton


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Dr. Chiyoung Lee 

Chiyoung Lee