February 29 - March 3 • New Orleans Marriott • New Orleans, LA


Everyone, including presenters, must register to attend the convention.

Online Registration Instructions

Early Registration
deadline January 25

deadline February 15

Convention T-shirts

What to Wear to the Convention

ADA Accommodations

2011 Registration Check In
Registrants check in at the 2011 Convention.

T-shirts sold at the 2011 Convention
A chapter T-shirt sold at the 2011 Convention.


2012 Convention T-Shirt

Order 2012 Convention
T-shrit when registering.

Convention Registration

Online Registration

Read Online Registration Instructions first for step-by-step directions.

Sigma Tau Delta, NEHS, and Non-Members

Online Registration Link

Sigma Kappa Delta

SKD Online Registration Link
(SKD members must register online.)

Please Note: Online registration for the 2012 Sigma Tau Delta International Convention is processed by Northern Illinois University, Outreach Registration. Credit card payments will appear as 'NIU Outreach, DeKalb, IL.'

Registration Paid by Check

Sigma Tau Delta, NEHS, and non-members who cannot pay online with Visa, MasterCard, or Discover Card must register via the Check Registration Form. Completed forms and check payments must be sent to the Central Office by postal mail. All participants, including guests, must fill out a separate Check Registration Form.

02/16/2012 - Advanced registration has closed. Payment by check may be made at on-site registration 2/29 to 3/3.

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

Registration Fees

Early Registration

January 4 through January 25
$40 for student presenters
$50 for non-presenters, faculty, alumni, non-members
$20 additional for the Red & Black Gala Dinner and Convention Awards (Gala)

Gala Dinner Tickets Must Be Paid For When You Register
The fee for the Gala Dinner on Saturday evening ($20) is separate from the convention registration fee and must be paid when you register. The Gala will feature a sit-down dinner with two main course options: chicken or vegetarian/vegan. Please indicate your preference at time of registration. The total cost to register for the convention and attend the Gala Dinner is the same as last year; however, the fees for convention registration and the Gala Dinner are separate to accommodate those who cannot stay through Saturday evening. Should you have a specific question, contact sigmaregister@niu.edu.


January 26 through February 15
$65 for all participants
$20 additional for the Gala

On-Site Registration

February 29 - March 3
After February 15, register on-site at the registration desk.

$75 for all participants
$20 additional for the Gala

Processing Fee

A $2.00 processing fee will be added to each registration.

Cancellation Fee

There is a $20 cancellation fee per registrant for registration and Gala cancellations received prior to January 25, 2012. After January 25, these fees are non-refundable.

Convention T-shirts

Purchase your T-shirt when you register! Only a limited number of T-shirts will be for sale at the convention.

Pre-convention T-shirt Prices

S, M, L, XL, 2XL, 3XL, and 4XL - $10.00

Select size when completing your registration form. Payment must be made with your registration fee.

What to Wear at the Convention

Presenters should wear business attire for their presentations. For the Red & Black Gala Dinner and Convention Awards, members are encouraged to wear Society colors and cords and/or medallions for these semi-formal attired events.

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.