Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated® seeks women who will promote, uphold, and extend its policies and programs. In return, the Sorority is a conduit through which individuals can grow and develop, personally and professionally, while simultaneously providing “Service to All Mankind.”

By uniting the talents of more than 320,000 individuals, Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated® has built a strong, cohesive organization that positively impacts the lives of families and communities. The Sorority’s success is based on the depth of commitment, vision and confidence of its members.



Transferring into Tau Beta Omega from another chapter or from general membership is easy as one, two, three!  Click here to contact our Membership Committee for detailed information.

Click here to access the Transfer From from our Corporate Office.




Tau Beta Omega welcomes existing Alpha Kappa Alpha members to reactivate with the sorority.  If you have been inactive for over a year, we are excited that you are considering TBO as a home chapter.


Visiting members are welcome to attend a meeting to get acquainted with the chapter and learn more about Tau Beta Omega. Prior to your visit, you are asked to do the following:



  • Please bring: (1) a recent financial card and picture ID, (2) a transfer verification form from a chapter with proper signatures and picture ID, or (3) any Ivy Leaf magazine with address label attached along with picture ID.

Prospective Members


Membership in Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority is generally classified as undergraduate or graduate.  In both classifications:


  • Prospective members must have high ethical and moral standards;


  • Membership can only be obtained by completing the Sorority’s official Membership Intake Process 


Graduate Membership Requirements:


  • Completion of at least a baccalaureate degree with a cumulative average of at least C+ or a graduate degree from an accredited senior college/university.


  • Motivation and ability to promote and extend the policies and programs of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority.


Graduate Intake Process:


  • The Sorority’s official graduate Membership Intake Process (MIP) is by invitation only through one of our local graduate chapters and may not be solicited.