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FAQ

1.

What are the requirements to join?

Be a member of the Lambda Sigma Sigma Lupus Sorority Observation Group. Click Here . For additional requirements, visit the Online Intake Process page.

2.

How do I become a member?

So that we can observe our prospective members, anyone who is interested in joining the sorority MUST join our Interest Group, Lambda Sigma Sigma Lupus Sorority Observation Facebook Group.

 

3.

How much does it cost to join? 

The Membership Packet Fee (MPF) is based on the Membership Status, that you select. In general, the MPF can range from $250.00 - $500.00, based on what items and assessments are included in the cost, such as membership card, membership certificate,  1 or 2 years annual dues, induction pin, and types of paraphernalia (shirt, jacket, sweater, blazer, bag, etc.).

4.

How do you meet for the pledge process? 

Through our Online Intake Process (OIP). Virtual Study Sessions, using Zoom and communicating via Facebook & GroupMe.

5.

How long is the Pledge Process?

Between 6-8 weeks. Sessions are held, 2-3 times per week. Additional time maybe needed, for Presentation rehearsals.

6.

Can women of all races join?

Yes! The sorority is for ALL women diagnosed with Lupus. 

7.

What is the oldest age to join? 

A woman 18 years of ages and older can join, as long as she is able to use the internet and Zoom technology. She must also be able to learn, retain, and recite all required information on command.

8.

Is there any hazing involved?
NO! We are a non-hazing organization!

9.

If there is not a chapter in my area, can I still join?
Yes! We have members all across the country. If there is not a chapter in your area, you will be affiliated with the nearest chapter until enough members are recruited to charter a chapter in your area.

10.

If I am unable to travel, can I still join?
Yes! We have members who are unable to travel and those with limited mobilities. 

11.

Can I join, if I am a member of another Greek Letter Organization (GLO)?
Being a part of any GLO requires a significant amount of time, commitment, and finances. Because LSSLSI is a PARTICIPATION based organization, we require your FULL PARTICIPATION! We strongly suggest, that if you are a member of another GLO or community service based organization, that you truly think about how you're going to spread out your time and finances.