The memberships shall include the following categories:
a) Regular members shall be those women who are, or whose husbands are, employed by or are retired from Vanderbilt University, including those whose husbands are deceased.
b) Honorary members shall be the wife of the Chancellor of the university; women who are, or whose husbands are, members of the Vanderbilt Board of Trust; and those women whose services to the university or the club, by a decision of the Board, deserve special recognition.
c) Life members shall be those women who have been members of the club for forty years.
d) Associate members shall be those women who would not ordinarily be eligible for membership, but who possess an interest in the affairs of the University, and desire membership in the club.