Membership FAQs

I want to join Pi Lambda Theta. Am I eligible?

Pi Lambda Theta is the most selective national honor society of educators and has different requirements for student and professional members. You can find specific eligibility requirements and applications in the “Join” section of the website.

What types of payment do you accept?

We accept payment by Visa, MasterCard, Discover, and American Express. You may also pay with a check made out to Pi Lambda Theta.

How long does it take for my membership to be processed?

Once we receive your application and all necessary materials, we will process it within two to three business days. You will receive a welcome email and a welcome packet by U.S. mail after we process your membership.

Do I have to send an official transcript?

No, you may send a copy printed from the web; however, keep in mind that any transcript you send must show your cumulative GPA.

How do I update my contact information?

Log in with your username and password to update your profile. If you need assistance, please call us at 800-766-1156.

What is Pi Lambda Theta’s relationship to PDK International?

Pi Lambda Theta (PLT) is a member of the PDK International family of associations, which includes Educators Rising and PDK International®. Under the PDK family umbrella, PLT maintains its name, selective membership standards, and unique purpose. Together, PDK, PLT, and Educators Rising support the full spectrum of future and current educators.