New Area Distribution Proposal – Feedback Needed!

The IFTSA Area Redistribution Task Force has been hard at work to redistribute chapters among our geographical areas beginning the 2015-2016 academic year.  Our goals were to even out the number of chapters in each area as well as reduce, when possible, travel distances for chapters to attend area meetings.

Thank you to all who have participated in this process, your feedback has been essential in making the redistribution a success.  Based on your feedback and driving distances between chapters, we have developed the following proposal.  Chapters proposed to move to a new area typed in blue in the list below.  Please take the time to review, share with others, and provide your feedback on the new plan through the link below by September 15th (survey should take no more than 1 minute to complete). The task force greatly appreciates all feedback, even if it is simply to state approval or disapproval of the plan.

Thank you!!

The IFTSA Area Redistribution Task Force

Proposed Area Redistribution

* Denotes new chapter pending Board approval
**To our knowledge, has not recently attended an area meeting. Please email Amy DeJong ( if you attend one of these universities so that IFTSA can get updated contact information for your chapter.

Proposed area redistribution

Proposed area redistribution

Central Atlantic – 6
North Carolina State University
Virginia Polytechnic Institute
University of Delaware
University of Maryland-College Park
Delaware Valley
Pennsylvania State University

Midwest – 7
Purdue University
Michigan State University
University of Kentucky
Wayne State University
University of Illinois
Ohio State University
**University of Cincinnati

Mountain West – 5
California Polytechnic State University-San Luis Obispo
Chapman University
California Polytechnic University-Pomona
California State University-Los Angeles
California State University-Fresno

North Atlantic – 4
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
Cornell University
University of Massachusetts-Amherst
University of Maine
**University of Rhode Island

North Central – 6
University of Wisconsin-Madison
University of Nebraska-Lincoln
University of Minnesota
Iowa State University
University of Missouri
Kansas State University
**University of Wisconsin-River Falls
**North Dakota State University
**Minnesota State-Mankato
**University of Guelph

Pacific West – 6
University of California-Davis
Washington State-Idaho
Oregon State University
University of British Columbia
**San Jose State University
Utah State University
Brigham Young University

South Central – 6
Texas A&M University
University of Arkansas
Texas Tech University
Oklahoma State University
Louisiana State University
*University of Central Oklahoma

Southeast – 7
Clemson University
University of Florida
Mississippi State University
Alabama A&M University
University of Georgia
Tuskegee University
Auburn University

International Chapters – 4
Middle Eastern Technical University
Monterrey Institute of Technology-Monterrey
Monterrey Institute of Technology-Queretaro
University of Puerto Rico-Mayaguez

Additional questions or comments can be directed to Amy DeJong (

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