Checklist for Forming an AATCC Student Chapter
(refer to Article
XIII of the AATCC Bylaws):
you need 10 or more student members. To become a member, simply
complete an application
form and submit the membership fee.
- Find a faculty
advisor who will support the chapter.
- Write a letter
to the AATCC Board of Directors, requesting formation of a student
chapter. List the names of the student members who are making
the request, and the name of your faculty advisor.
- The Board
of Directors meets in May and November. You can request section
formation any time of year, though. The Board will consider your
request between meetings if necessary.
- After your
chapter is approved, elect officers (chair, secretary, treasurer).
The membership services director can provide a handbook that outlines
the duties and roles of each officer. Contact Maria Thiry at firstname.lastname@example.org;
telephone +1 919 549 3548.
- Adopt Bylaws
suited to the chapter’s needs. The membership services director
can provide a sample of a student chapter’s Bylaws for your