Alpha Lambda Delta for First-Year Success

Alpha Lambda Delta National Honor Society for First-Year Success Students was founded in 1924 to recognize the high academic achievement of first-year college students and is present on over 280 campuses across the United States. 


                                             Visit the National Alpha Lambda Delta Website


In December of each academic year, invitations are emailed to students who meet Alpha Lambda Delta’s eligibility requirements: 3.5 GPA or higher during the first semester while being registered as a full-time student.



ALD Blastoff Table



The benefits of being an Alpha Lambda Delta member include:


  • Lifetime Membership             
    One-time fee for life.

  • Resume Builder
    Simply being a member of Alpha Lambda Delta is a great resume-builder. Students who get involved in their chapters add even more to their resume.

  • Scholarships and Fellowships
    Over $207,000 is awarded each year to our members in scholarship money to help fund undergraduate education, study abroad experiences, and graduate study.

  • Community Service
    Alpha Lambda Delta chapters give back to their campuses and communities through various service projects coordinated by our officers.

  • Recognition
    Be recognized for your hard work and academic accomplishments! Alpha Lambda Delta members may be highlighted at graduation with honor cords.

  • Meet Other Top-Achievers
    Alpha Lambda Delta is a great way to meet other students committed to academic excellence. Our students build close friendships and frequently refer to their “ALD family.”


ALD Program Kent Chapter Contact Information:

Lauren Huffman, Alpha Lambda Delta Advisor for Kent Chapter

ALD Induction Ceremony