Convention Registration


Online Registration

Account Set-up Information
Please Note: Online registration for the 2018 Sigma Tau Delta International Convention is processed by Northern Illinois University, Outreach Registration. Credit card payments will appear as ‘NIU Outreach, DeKalb, IL.’

Sigma Tau Delta, NEHS, and Non-Members

Online Registration Link

As of 3/1/2018: if you need to pay by check you will need to register and pay for your registration onsite.

Sigma Kappa Delta

Sigma Kappa Delta members must register online and use the SKD Online Registration Link.

SKD Online Registration Link

Registration Fees

Early Registration

January 4 – January 22
$60 for student presenters and roundtable participants
$70 for non-presenters, faculty, alumni, non-members
$23 additional for the Red & Black Convention Awards Gala

General Registration

January 23 – February 5
$85 for all participants
$23 additional for the Red & Black Convention Awards Gala

Late/On-Site Registration

February 6 – March 24
After February 5, register online or at the registration desk.

$105 for all participants
$23 additional for the Red & Black Convention Awards Gala

Processing Fee

A $3.00 processing fee will be added to each registration.

Cancellation Fee

There is a $23 cancellation fee per registrant for registration and Gala cancellations received on or prior to February 5, 2018. After February 5, these fees are non-refundable.

Convention T-shirt

This year’s convention T-shirt is available in regular and fitted styles.



Styles and Sizes

Regular style short sleeve is available in sizes: S, M, L, XL, 2XL, and 3XL – $12.

Fitted style short sleeve is available in sizes: S, M, L, and XL – $12.

Red and Black Convention Awards Gala (dinner)

The Gala is the culminating, most exciting, and most special event of the convention, regularly getting top reviews in post-convention surveys. Join hundreds of attendees at this festive dinner, share stimulating conversations and laughter, and be present when thousands of dollars are awarded for the best convention presentations. Don’t miss this opportunity to sport your red and black finery while celebrating your membership in Sigma Tau Delta or Sigma Kappa Delta.

Convention registration fees do NOT include the Red & Black Convention Awards Gala (dinner) on Saturday, March 24 at 6:30 p.m. Your highly subsidized banquet fee is a separate $23.00 for convention registrants and $30.00 for each non-registered guest.  If you have dietary restrictions, email [email protected] when you register for the convention.

What to Wear at the Convention

Presenters should wear business attire for their presentations. Don your school spirit wear for the Wednesday Opening Ceremony and Friday Business Meeting. For the Red & Black Convention Awards Gala, members are encouraged to wear Society colors and cords and/or medallions for this semi-formal attired event.

Americans with Disabilities Act

Sigma Tau Delta makes every effort to accommodate those who have special needs relating to the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990. Should you or anyone with you require special assistance, please submit a list of your requirements with your registration.