Iota, Iota, Iota (Triota) Women’s Studies Honor Society

This organization strives to maintain feminist values of egalitarianism, inclusiveness, and the celebration of the diversity of women’s experiences that are central to Women’s Studies. TRIOTA works to promote student research and activism in socio-political issues that affect all minority groups and aims to recognize and promote the academic achievements of Women’s Studies and LGBT Studies students.

Membership is open to all University of Maryland students, regardless of major, who have completed at least one Women’s Studies or LGBT Studies course and have at least a 3.0 GPA in Women’s Studies/LGBT Studies courses and a cumulative GPA of at least 2.7.

  • Applications are available online
  • Along with completing this application form, students should print a copy of your unofficial transcript from Testudo and deliver it to the TRIOTA mailbox in 2101 Woods Hall

TRIOTA website

TRIOTA UMD on Facebook

For more information, contact Dr. Elsa Barkley Brown:

You can also email the chapter at