What are the membership requirements?

Additional and more rigorous membership requirements may vary between each chapter, however the grand chapter mandates the following minimum requirements: 

Each SSP member must-

  • be a student at an osteopathic medical college
  • have successfully completed at least one semester of classroom work, demonstrated by passing scholastic standing
  • show a high degree of scholarship and service to their university as well as the osteopathic profession


How many students can each chapter have in its membership?

Membership shall not exceed 25% of the total of the 1st, 2nd, 3rd, & 4th year classes.


Is there a location on eras for ssp?

Yes. Membership in SSP is a widely recognized sign of success in medical school that has helped many of our Alumni match into competitive residency programs.


What are the current Grand Chapter Bylaws?