Delta Iota Chi is PLU’s Nursing Service Club and constituency school for the National Student Nurses Association. Their mission is to promote and encourage leadership through networking, community service and advocacy. Students can also hold membership in the Nursing Students of Washington State (NSWS) and the National Student Nurses’ Association (NSNA). Membership in these organizations is voluntary and helps prepare nursing students to assume the roles and responsibilities of the professional nurse and offers networking avenues and opportunities for professional service. All PLU nursing students are eligible to become members of Delta Iota Chi, NSWS and NSNA.