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Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, Sigma Alpha Omega has decided it was in the best interest of our sisters to CANCEL our Annual Convention. Please see below for FAQs related to this decision.

CONVENTION CANCELLATION FAQ

  • Will I get a refund of my registration fees?

    • Yes. If you have registered for convention, we will be processing refunds within the next 15 business days. All funds paid for your registration fees will be refunded except the service fee if you paid using a debit or credit card.  (The service fee is paid out to the credit card providers via the payment gateway e.g., Visaa, Mastercard, etc.)

  • How are we conducting the Annual Meeting of Members that is required each year?

    • We will still have the Annual Meeting of Members that all chapter and association delegates are required to attend but this meeting will be virtual. More information to come from our Executive Director Claire McAuliffe at the Presidents' Roundtable on Tuesday, March 24th and by email to all members in the coming weeks.

  • I am not a chapter or association delegate but I am interested in attending the Virtual Annual Meeting of Members, am I allowed to?

    • Yes. All members of Sigma Alpha Omega are permitted to attend the Annual Meeting of Members. More information to come from our Executive Director Claire McAuliffe in an email to all members in the coming weeks.

  • Should I continue to nominate sisters for the annual awards?

    • Yes! We are working on ways to have our awards ceremony virtual. Please see the above awards tab to nominate someone today! The award nomination period has been extended to May 1.

  • I have already booked my travel to convention, what should I do?

    • If you have already purchased your flight/rental car for convention, please reach out to the airline or company directly for a refund or travel credit. You can find most airline policies specific to COVID-19 here. Most car rentals are based on reservations and do not require payment until time of use.

  • Will there still be other events going on virtually during the weekend of convention?

    • ​​We are working on ways to still let our sisterhood be involved in aspects of convention virtually. Please be on the lookout for these virtual opportunities from Natasha Lyons, Vice President of Events, in the coming weeks.

For Questions:  Contact events@sigmaalphaomega.org