Our recruitment for this semester has ended, but will open up again next Fall! If you are interested, you can view our Spring recruitment schedule below to see examples of our recruitment events. Feel free to send us an email with any questions!

Membership Requirements

To be eligible for membership in Sigma Iota Rho, you must:

•  Be Enrolled as a full-time student with a major or minor in the Elliott School of International Affairs at the George Washington University
•  Complete at least 1 semester of university (at GWU or another accredited institution)
•  Have a cumulative GPA of at least 3.4
•  Adhere to the values of SIR and the George Washington University

We have provided a few relevant documents as well as some important dates to keep in mind as you go through this rush process. Please take a look and let us know if you have any other questions by emailing

Thanks for visiting our page and we are looking forward to seeing all of you at this year’s recruitment!

All the Best,
The Recruitment Team

Information Sessions:

January 21, MPA B07 – 7:30

January 22, Linder Commons – 7:30 PM

Recruitment Events:

Mocktail Night:
January 27, 7:30 – 9:30 PM (Business Formal)

Elliott City View Room

Amazing Race:
January 30, 7:30 – 9:30 PM (Casual)


Optional Social Event:
February 1, 2 – 4 PM (Casual)

Location TBD

Shark Tank:
February 4, 7:30 – 9:30 PM
(Business Formal)

Elliott 113

Activity Night:
February 5, 7:30 – 9:30 PM

Elliott 113

Application Deadline:
February 3, 11:59 PM

February 7-8
, Time slots TBD