Student Organizations


Gamma Iota Sigma

Gamma Iota Sigma Gamma Iota Sigma - The purpose of this fraternity is to promote, encourage, and sustain student interest in insurance, risk management, and actuarial science as professions; to encourage the high moral and scholastic attainments of its members; and to facilitate interaction of educational institutions and industry through networking and by fostering research activities, scholarship, and improved public relations. Alpha Epsilon is ISU's chapter of Gamma Iota Sigma. For more information please contact Rebecca Shorter - 812-237-8924  [See Gamma Disaster Plan]

 

 

Insurance and Risk Management Honors Corps

The mission of the IRM Honor Corps is to recognize outstanding academic achievement by Insurance and Risk Management majors and minors; to mentor outstanding Insurance and Risk Management majors and minors and to enhance the connectivity between Insurance, Risk Management, and Financial Services professionals and outstanding ISU Insurance and Risk Management majors and minors.

Mission

To recognize outstanding academic achievement by Insurance and Risk Management majors and minors

To mentor outstanding Insurance and Risk Management majors and minors

To enhance the connectivity between Insurance, Risk Management, and Financial Services professionals and outstanding ISU Insurance and Risk Management majors and minors

Membership Requirements

Declared major or minor in Insurance and Risk Management or Pre-Business/Insurance and Risk Management

Gamma Iota Sigma member (waiver available if active member in an organization of the student's major)

Students are granted automatic membership first semester following admission to ISU as a:

  • President's Scholar
  • Networks Scholar
  • Alumni Scholar
  • Gongaware Scholar

Second Semester or later at Indiana State University acquire and maintain a 3.6 overall Grade Point Average

Expected (not required) to work in a paid summer internship during the summer after sophomore or junior year

Privileges of Membership

Small group dinners with Insurance and Risk Management industry executives

Peer mentoring by upper class members of the Insurance and Risk Management Honors Corps

May apply for second tier internship after junior year

Insurance and Risk Management Faculty will coordinate requests for insurance and risk management coursework to count as honors courses through the ISU Honors Program