The University of Montevallo's Lambda Chapter of
Pi Delta Phi was founded in 1936.
The Lambda Chapter has an Initiation Ceremony every academic year.
Chapter members organize various activities to promote cultural activities.
This category includes undergraduate and graduate students
enrolled in a degree program at the sponsoring institution who shall be
nominated in recognition of their academic achievement in at least one semester
of upper-division French (i.e. beyond the intermediate-level series of courses).
Candidates for Regular membership shall be of
at least sophomore standing with a minimum grade point
average of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale in French courses,
a minimum overall grade point average of 2.8 on a 4.0 scale,
and rank in the top 35% of their class.
Students from neighboring institutions who take French courses
at the sponsoring institution are not eligible for regular membership, but may
be nominated for honorary membership.