Delta Epsilon Iota
ΔΕΙ
Founded1994; 27 years ago (1994)
University of Georgia
   Athens, Georgia
TypeProfessional
AffiliationPFA (former)
EmphasisCareer development
ScopeNational
NicknameDEI
PrinciplesDedication, Enthusiasm, and Initiative
Headquarters6 Concourse Pkwy NE, Ste 3100
Atlanta, GA 30328
USA
WebsiteOfficial website

Delta Epsilon Iota (ΔΕΙ) is a professional Honor Society formed to recognize academic excellence across all disciplines, that began at the University of Georgia in 1994.[1]

Founding

Delta Epsilon Iota was founded in 1994 at the University of Georgia. The founders were Andrew J. Bond, associate director of career planning and placement, and Richard M. Drye, a student. At the time, Drye was being recruited by the “Big 6″ accounting firms while still an undergraduate. The idea of the Society was a reaction of the increase in this type of recruiting tactic.[1]

History

Delta Epsilon Iota was a member of the Professional Fraternity Association[2]

Membership Requirements

Membership Requirements for Delta Epsilon Iota are:[1][3]

Principles

Principles are Dedication, Enthusiasm and Initiative.[4]

References