Alpha Sigma Lambda

Alpha Sigma Lambda National Honor Society was established in 1946 to honor superior scholarship and leadership for adult students. It is the largest and oldest chapter-based honor society for full and part-time adult students, with chapters at more than 250 colleges and universities. Gardner-Webb established an Alpha Sigma Lambda chapter in 2005.

GWU Online students who meet the following criteria are invited to join the honor society:

  • Has matriculated with a minimum of twenty-four graded semester hours taken through and graded at Gardner-Webb University in an undergraduate degree program. These college credits must not include transfer credits.
  • ¬†Members shall be selected only from the highest twenty percent of the class who have earned eight-eight overall credits and are matriculated in an undergraduate degree program.
  • Those selected must have a minimum grade point index of 3.5 on a 4.0 scale at Gardner-Webb University, as well as a 3.5 overall, including all colleges previously attended. The cumulative scholastic record of the student as interpreted by Gardner-Webb University shall be the basis for computing scholastic eligibility.
  • Must be enrolled in a minimum of nine credits in the semester of induction.
  • Exemplifies excellent citizenship and character.

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