Health Professions Advising Office (HPAO)
University of Mississippi

Alpha Epsilon Delta

Mississippi Beta Chapter of ALPHA EPSILON DELTA 

AED Officers 2020-2021


Johnny Yang

Vice President

Camille Martin


Ansu Edwards


Noah Grovich


Madison Albert

Event/Social Chair

Amanda Boleware


Dr. Sovent Taylor, Advisor  |

The Mississippi Beta Chapter of ALPHA EPSILON DELTA, a national honorary society for premedical/pre-dental and other qualified pre-health students, was chartered at the University of Mississippi in 1938.  The goals of the organization are to encourage and recognize scholastic excellence and leadership among students, to provide activities which support their career goals, and to serve the health care needs of the campus community.

Membership Levels and Requirements:

Full Member

  • Overall GPA and BCPM (Bisc, Chem, Phys, and Math) GPA of 3.20, and
  • Lifetime membership with dues of $100 ($75 if you are already a paid associate member).

Associate Member

  • Candidates must enroll in the HPAO, and
  • Membership dues of $25 (can be credited toward Full Member dues)
  • Must reapply when eligible for Full Membership


Full and Associate Members

*Attend all meetings, programs, and special events
*Eligible to apply for premed scholarships
*May expect reduced tuition at MCAT prep sessions
*Attend national conventions of AED
*Serve on chapter committees

Full only

*Hold office
*List AED on medical/dental school applications
*Be nominated for national AED scholarships


The membership application may be downloaded from the HPAO website, printed, and completed by hand.  Submit the completed AED membership application, along with a current transcript, to the HPAO, 359 Martindale Center.

The GPA Calculation Worksheet calculator makes it easy to determine your numbers for your application.

AED officers and sponsor will review the application and evaluate the transcript.  Grades from all colleges attended should be reflected.  Applicant should assume acceptance if requirements are met.

If the applicant is invited to become a Full Member, you must be present at both the initiation and the banquetDues are payable when application is made.  The national office of AED requires each initiate to complete a membership card.  In exchange the new member will receive a signed certificate.  The membership book is signed at the close of a brief initiation ceremony.  New members also receive verification from the national office.

Associate Member applicants should submit check ($25.00) and transcript with application; applications may be submitted any time of the year.  Associate Members must re-apply when they have qualified for Full status.  Their $25.00 dues are then discounted from the Full membership fees of $100.00.


Fall 2020 Meeting Dates:

AED General Meeting

September 22, 2020


6 p.m.


AED General Meeting

October 13, 2020


6 p.m.


AED General Meeting

October 20, 2020


6 p.m.


AED General Meeting

November 3, 2020


6 p.m.