Strayer University believes in excellence and strives to provide the best environment possible for guiding its Golden Key members to achieve in academics, leadership and service. The 415th Golden Key chapter, was established on September 1, 2011 as part of U.S. Region 1, which includes institutions in Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, and Washington D.C. In addition to all of the valuable membership benefits, discounts and opportunities both at the local chapter level and Society level, Strayer University gives special recognition to each Golden Key member within the commencement program at graduation. Students also have the option of being recognized during graduation by wearing their honor cords for purchase.