Either a student or an alumni senate may propose a member eligible for membership, who did not otherwise become a DTP member during law school. Any postgraduate law student is eligible for membership in Delta Theta Phi provided they meet the standards of Part I, Article 2, Section 2(a) of the DTP Constitution.  To be eligible for membership in the Delta Theta Phi Law Fraternity, International a candidate must possess the following qualifications and be subject to the following conditions:

  1. Not be a member of another law fraternity.
  2. Be deemed a fit exponent of the Object and Purposes of this Fraternity by personality, character, and example.
  3. Be free of attributes which make one unacceptable to the Fraternity as a whole in recognition of the excellent membership standards and of the international character of The Delta Theta Phi Law Fraternity, International.
  4. Have a reputation for the highest standards of personal integrity, diligence, candor, and trust, of individual responsibility, and of respect for the law, rights and property of others, and for the accepted and recognized canons of professional ethics.

For an individual to be considered to be an official member of the Fraternity they must (i) complete and submit a New Member Application to the International Office, (ii) submit the International Fee to the International Office, and (iii) the individual must be initiated. 

Please contact our International Office for more information.