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Alphabetical Listing of Fraternities & Sororities


Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc.

Upsilon Kappa Chapter — Dormant
  • President:
  • Email:
  • Faculty Advisor: Isaac Eshun, academic coach, Student Support Services
  • Motto: “First of All, Servants of All, We Shall Transcend All.”
  • Philanthropy: Go-to-High-School, Go-to-College; Project Alpha; A Voteless People is a Hopeless People
  • Colors: Black and Old Gold
  • Symbol/Mascot: Great Sphinx of Giza
  • Flower: Yellow Rose
  • Founded: Cornell University on Dec. 4, 1906

Alpha Sigma Phi 

Delta Xi Chapter
  • President: Thomas Scotto-Lavino
  • Email: [email protected]
  • Faculty Advisor: Gordon Muir, associate librarian
  • Motto: “Causa Latet Vis Est Notissima.”
  • Philanthropy: RAINN (Rape Abuse Incest National Network), Shatterproof, Aware Awake Alive, Active Minds, Homes for Our Troops
  • Colors: Cardinal and Stone
  • Symbol/Mascot: The Phoenix
  • Founded: Yale University on Dec. 6, 1845

Chi Phi

Omicron Theta Chapter
  • President: Christopher Norton
  • Email: [email protected]
  • Faculty Advisor: Linda Carpenter, instructional support
  • Motto: Truth, Honor and Personal Integrity
  • Philanthropy: Boys and Girls Clubs of America
  • Colors: Scarlet and Blue
  • Symbol/Mascot: Chakett
  • Founded: Princeton University on Dec. 24, 1824

Delta Sigma Phi  (Chapter of Excellence)

Iota Nu Chapter
  • President: Nicolas Ramirez
  • Email: [email protected]
  • Faculty Advisor: Dr. Michael Morgan, professor of communications disorders and sciences
  • Motto: “Better Men, Better Lives”
  • Philanthropy: American Red Cross
  • Colors: Nile Green and White
  • Symbol/Mascot: The Sphinx
  • Flower: White Carnation
  • Founded: City College of New York on Dec. 10, 1899

Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc.

Gamma Sigma Gamma Chapter
  • President: Charles Spence
  • Email: [email protected]
  • Faculty Advisor: Jessica Santos, counselor, Educational Opportunity Program
  • Motto: “Culture For Service and Service For Humanity”
  • Philanthropy: March of Dimes
  • Colors: Royal Blue and Pure White
  • Symbol/Mascot: Dove
  • Founded: Howard University on Jan. 9, 1914

Phi Iota Alpha Fraternity, Inc.

Alpha Delta Chapter
  • President: Jose Rodriguez
  • Email: [email protected]
  • Faculty Advisor: Lauren Gonyea, academic coach, Student Support Services
  • Motto: “Semper Parati, Semper Juncti”
  • Philanthropy: UNICEF
  • Colors: White, Red, Navy Blue, Gold
  • Symbol/Mascot: Lion
  • Founded: Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in 1931

Sigma Tau Gamma

Epsilon Lambda Chapter
  • President: Maxwell Brower
  • Email: [email protected]
  • Faculty Advisor: Thomas Thompson, writing skills specialist, Student Support Services
  • Philanthropy: Special Olympics and Journey Into Reading
  • Colors: Azure Blue and White
  • Flower: White Rose
  • Founded: Central Missouri State Teacher's College on June 28, 1920.

Tau Kappa Epsilon

Sigma Gamma Chapter
  • President: Ryan Tacey
  • Email: [email protected]
  • Faculty Advisor: Jim Sherman, director of residence life
  • Philanthropy: St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
  • Colors: Cherry and Gray
  • Flower: Red Carnation
  • Founded: Illinois Wesleyan University on Jan. 10, 1899.

Theta Gamma

Nu Chapter
  • President: Vincent Perna
  • Email: [email protected]
  • Faculty Advisor: Darren Barcomb, University Police Lieutenant
  • Philanthropy: Camp Ta-Kum-Ta for Childhood Cancer and Cystic Fibrosis Foundation
  • Colors: Black and Gold
  • Founded: SUNY Canton on Jan. 16, 1912.

Zeta Beta Tau

Provisional Organization
  • President: Tyler Nolan
  • Email: [email protected]
  • Faculty Advisor: Dr. Jonathan Slater, associate professor/chair journalism and public relations
  • Philanthropy: Children's Miracle Network and Jewish Women International
  • Colors: Medium Blue, White and Gold
  • Flower: Gold Carnation
  • Founded: December 29, 1898


Alpha Epsilon Phi (Chapter of Excellence)

Phi Tau Chapter
  • President: Kamille Dawkins
  • Email: [email protected]
  • Faculty Advisor: Elin O'Hara-Gonya, associate librarian
  • Motto: Multa Corda, Una Causa — “Many hearts, one purpose”
  • Philanthropy: Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric Aids Foundation and Sharsharet
  • Colors: Green and White
  • Symbol/Mascot: Giraffe
  • Flower: Lily of the Valley
  • Founded: Barnard College on Oct. 24, 1909

Alpha Phi Fraternity (Chapter of Excellence)

Theta Psi Chapter
  • President: Emma Ryan
  • Email: [email protected]
  • Faculty Advisor: Catherine Keleher, director of marketing
  • Motto: “Union hand in hand”
  • Philanthropy: Women's Cardiac Care
  • Colors: Silver and Bordeaux
  • Symbol: Ivy Leaf, "Phi Bear"
  • Flower: Lily of the Valley
  • Founded: Syracuse University on Oct. 10, 1872

Delta Phi Epsilon (Chapter of Excellence)

Epsilon Pi Chapter
  • President: Amarise Alcantara
  • Email: [email protected]
  • Faculty Advisor: Shannon Nephew, science programs and facility support
  • Motto: Esse Quam Videri — “To be rather than to seem to be”
  • Philanthropy: Cystic Fibrosis Foundation and Anorexia Nervosa and Associated Disorders (ANAD)
  • Colors: Royal Purple and Pure Gold
  • Symbol/Mascot: Unicorn
  • Flower: Purple Iris
  • Founded: New York University on March 17, 1917

Lambda Pi Upsilon, Latinas Poderosas Unidas Sorority, Inc.

Provisional Organization
  • President: Ashley Santiago
  • Email: [email protected]
  • Faculty Advisor: Dr. Isabel Arredondo, professor chair, modern languages and cultures
  • Motto: “Con Amor, Dignidad, y Orgullo”
  • Philanthropy: Immigration
  • Colors: Red, White, Gold and Black
  • Symbol/Mascot: Jaguar
  • Flower: Fire and Ice Rose
  • Founded: SUNY Geneseo on Nov. 6, 1992

Lambda Theta Alpha Latin Sorority, Inc.

Zeta Kappa Chapter
  • President: Melanie Feliz
  • Email: [email protected]
  • Faculty Advisor: Cassie Joseph, associate director, Educational Opportunity Program
  • Motto: “Latin by tradition, not by definition.” 
  • Philanthropy: St. Jude Children's Research Hospital and The Trevor Project
  • Colors: Burgundy and Grey
  • Symbol/Mascot: The Pearl, the Palm Tree, the Moon and the Universal Woman
  • Founded: Kean University in Dec., 1975

Mu Sigma Upsilon Sorority, Inc.

Maulana Chapter — Dormant
  • President: 
  • Email: 
  • Faculty Advisor: Ashley Durocher, associate director, Student Support Services
  • Motto: “Women Always United.”
  • Philanthropy: To Write Love on Her Arms
  • Colors: Baby Blue and White
  • Symbol/Mascot: Amazon Woman
  • Founded: Rutgers University New Brunswick on Nov. 21, 1981

Omega Phi Beta Sorority, Inc. (Chapter of Excellence)

Sigma Chapter
  • President: Aniya Carvalho
  • Email: [email protected]
  • Faculty Advisor: Karin Killough, director, Learning Center
  • Motto: Sirviendo y Educando Araves de Nuestra Diversidad — “Serving and educating through our diversity” 
  • Philanthropy: Raising Awareness of Violence Against Women
  • Colors: Black, Forest Green, and Gold
  • Symbol/Mascot: Hummingbird
  • Flower: Sunflower
  • Founded: University of Albany on March 15, 1989

Sigma Delta Tau (Chapter of Excellence)

Gamma Upsilon Chapter
  • President: Julianna Falconio
  • Email: [email protected]
  • Faculty Advisor: Jessica Spurdis, admissions assistant
  • Motto: Patrial Multal Spes Una - “One hope of many people” 
  • Philanthropy: Prevent Child Abuse America, Jewish Women International
  • Colors: Cafe au Lait and Old Blue
  • Symbol/Mascot: Dolphin
  • Flower: Golden Tea Rose
  • Founded: Cornell University on March 25, 1917

Hermandad de Sigma Iota Alpha, Inc.

Provisional Organization
  • President: Sabrina Vega
  • Email: [email protected]
  • Faculty Advisor: Jessica Santos, counselor, Educational Opportunity Program
  • Motto: Semper Unum et Inseparabilis — “Always One and Inseparable”
  • Philanthropy: Children International and Camp OneHeartland
  • Colors: Red, Gold, Royal Blue, with White and Black as background colors
  • Symbol/Mascot: Unicorn and Pegasus
  • Flower: Red Rose
  • Founded: Sept. 29, 1990, by 13 women from SUNY Albany, SUNY Stony Brook, SUNY New Paltz and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Sigma Lambda Upsilon/Senoritas Latinas Unidas Sorority, Inc.

Alpha Epsilon Chapter
  • President: Jade Estremera
  • Email: [email protected]
  • Faculty Advisor: Dr. Breea Willingham, associate professor, criminal justice
  • Motto: Hasta La Muerte — “Until Death”
  • Philanthropy: Literacy and Better World Books
  • Colors: Gold, Black, Silver and Red
  • Symbol/Mascot: Black Persian Cat with Gold Eyes
  • Flower: Red Pansy with Gold and Black
  • Founded: Binghamton University on Dec. 1, 1987

Theta Alpha Lambda (Chapter of Excellence)

  • President: Elizabeth Mautz
  • Email: [email protected]
  • Faculty Advisor: Leah Sweeney, assistant events manager, event management office
  • Philanthropy: Clinton County Stop Domestic Violence
  • Colors : Navy Blue and Gold
  • Symbol/Mascot: Lunchbox
  • Flower: Chrysanthemum
  • Founded: SUNY Plattsburgh on Sept. 27, 1966

Theta Nu Xi Multicultural Sorority, Inc.

Alpha Iota Chapter
  • President: Jadae Argro
  • Email: [email protected]
  • Faculty Advisor: Zyaijah Nadler, violence prevention educator and outreach coordinator, Title IX
  • Motto: “Sisters of Diversity Together as ONE” 
  • Philanthropy: Girls for a Change
  • Colors : Lavender, Carolina Blue & Black
  • Symbol/Mascot: The Tiger Swallowtail Butterfly
  • Flower: Sterling Silver Rose
  • Founded: University of North Carolina Chapel Hill on April 11, 1997

Theta Phi Alpha Fraternity (Chapter of Excellence)

Delta Alpha Chapter
  • President: Milaglos “Alex” Smith
  • Email: [email protected]
  • Faculty Advisor: Lauren Gonyea, academic coach, student support services
  • Philanthropy: The House That Theta Phi Alpha Built, Camp Friendship, Glenmary Home Missioners
  • Colors : Silver, Gold and Blue
  • Symbol/Mascot: Penguin
  • Flower: White Rose
  • Founded: University of Michigan Ann Arbor on Aug. 30, 1912
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