Become a Member

For Undergraduate and Graduate Students

Meet the following criteria:

  • Majoring or minoring in gerontology/aging studies and/or related fields
  • Enrolled in the second term (or later)
  • Undergraduates students must have a grade point average at least 3.3 on a 4.0 scale
  • Graduate students must have a grade point average of at least 3.5 on a 4.0 scale.

To Apply

  1. Complete the on-line SPO membership form found here.
  2. Submit payment
  3. SPO Membership Coordinator will contact your respective chapter advisor to verify your GPA prior to your payment transaction.
  4. Receive a welcome e-mail followed by your SPO Membership Certificate and SPO pin to arrive by mail to you or your chapter advisor.
  5. Enjoy benefits of membership.

 

For Faculty, alumni, professional, and honorary memberships

To Apply

  1. Complete the on-line SPO membership form.
  2. Submit payment.
  3. SPO Membership Coordinator will contact your respective chapter advisor, where appropriate, will review your application.
  4. Receive a welcome e-mail followed by your SPO Membership Certificate and SPO pin to arrive by mail.
  5. Enjoy benefits of membership.