Tau Sigma is an academic honor society designed specifically to "recognize and promote the academic excellence and involvement of transfer students."
The Beta Sigma Chapter at UM-Dearborn, founded in 2009, was the first chapter to be organized in the state of Michigan.
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To be eligible for Tau Sigma in 2017, transfer students must have been full time (at least 12 credit hours) in Winter, Summer, or Fall 2016 semesters and have a 3.50 GPA or higher in the first semester full-time. They must also have transferred at least 24 credit hours to UM-Dearborn. Eligible students are automatically involved by the national office to join each January with the induction ceremony held each spring.