Honor Societies

Sigma Delta Pi National Honor Society

Purpose: To honor those who attain excellence in the study of the Spanish language and in the study of Spanish literature and culture; to encourage a greater interest in, and a deeper understanding of Hispanic culture.

Eligible candidates must: 

  • Have completed three years, or the equivalent of college Spanish, including at least three semester hours of a third-year course in Hispanic literature or Hispanic culture and civilization.
  • Have their grades in all Spanish courses average at least 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.
  • Rank in the upper 35% of their class (sophomore, junior, or senior).
  • Have completed at least three semesters or five quarters of college work.
  • Show genuine interest in things Hispanic and be of good moral character.

National membership fee (lifetime membership, cords, etc.)      


HPU membership fee (induction ceremony, events, etc.)


Total payment


Membership fee of $30 to be paid upon notification of acceptance.

Regalia: Lapel Pin

Honor Society Advisor: Dr. Charles Boyer