Congratulations to our 32 new student members!
Pictured: B.Merrill, H. Truax, R. Hickey, A. Gray, S. Steadman (Guest Speaker and Honorary Member), A. Haase, N. Andreassi and C. Lawrence
Lambda Omicron Chapter (SUNY Cortland Chapter) of Alpha Sigma Lambda
For more information about Alpha Sigma Lambda: Alpha Sigma Lambda Honor Society.
Welcome to the Lambda Omicron chapter of Alpha Sigma Lambda at SUNY Cortland! Alpha Sigma Lambda is an honor society that partners with colleges and universities to celebrate the scholarship and leadership of adult students in higher education.
Alpha Sigma Lambda was founded in 1945 to honor those dedicated adult students, who, while balancing their life responsibilities, achieve and maintain high scholastic standards. Alpha Sigma Lambda is not only the oldest, but also the largest chapter-based honor society for full and part time students.
Membership Criteria for Alpha Sigma Lambda at SUNY Cortland are as follows:
* GPA as of the end of the winter semester.
The 2019 Induction Ceremony will be held in April 2019.
Alpha Sigma Lambda offered a total of twelve $3500 scholarships for the 2018-2019 academic year.
Congratulations to Corrine Edick! She won one of the twelve $3000 scholarships for the 2017-2018. Read more about her at:Young Veteran Earns National Scholarship for Non-Trads
Corrine is one of three SUNY Cortland students who have won one of these national level scholarships from SUNY Cortland since 2010.
You do not have to be a member of Alpha Sigma Lambda to be eligible to apply. (SUNY Cortland has a chapter.) Each college with an Alpha Sigma Lambda chapter may submit two applications to the national level. There are currently over 300 chapters in the U.S. but less than half of them submit applications.
To have been eligible for the scholarships, you must:
You do NOT need to be a member of ASL to apply.
Stayed tuned in January 2019 for information about scholarships for the 2019-2020 academic year.