How To Join

How to join:

Requirements for membership:

  1. Biological Science Major
  2. Completed 3 semesters of a four-year biological science major
  3. Completed Biology 1405, 1406, 2405 or the equivalent
  4. 3.0 in biology courses
  5. Minimum of 8 hours in residence at DBU

Requirements to remain in good standing in TriBeta:

  1. Attend 75% of TriBeta events and meetings. Of this attendance, 2 must be official meetings.
  2. Complete at least 6 hours of community service each semester – A maximum of 3 CLS hours may count toward the 6 hours of service required.
  3. Maintain at least a 3.0 GPA in Biology courses
  4. Attend induction ceremony each spring

If you would like to be involved before you have met the requirements, you may join as an Associate Member.

Full Member:

A Full Member must meet all the requirements as listed above. You will not only be able to attend meetings and events but also be able to vote and hold office. The membership fee is $55, which is a one-time fee, and membership is lifetime.

Both Associate and Full Members must attend a minimum number of meetings and activities.

Associate Member:

If you do not yet meet the requirements of full membership, you may join as an Associate Member. You may attend meetings and activities and learn how to best serve when you are able to become a Full Member. The associate membership fee is $45. When you are able to become a Regular Member, you will only pay an additional $10.

Both Associate and Full Members must attend a minimum number of meetings and activities.

Applications are available from the TriBeta sponsor, Dr. Debra Hinson, debrah@dbu.edu. Her office is located in Roberts 111, and the TriBeta box is on the wall outside. Please do not place cash or checks in the TriBeta box but always hand deliver to Dr. Hinson or the Treasurer. If you would like to pay online, go to the TriBeta Store.