Daily Sorority Spotlight: Theta Phi Alpha


Theta Phi Alpha — ΘΦΑ

National Site:
Founded: August 30, 1912 at University of Michigan
Founders: Dorothy Caughey Phalan, Katrina Caughey Ward, Mildred Connely, Selma Gilday, Otilia Leuchtweis O’Hara, Amelia McSweeney, Camilla Ryan Sutherland, Helen Ryan Quinlan, May C. Ryan, Eva Stroh Bauer Everson
Color(s): Silver, Gold, Blue
Mascot: Penguin
Symbol: Compass


Flower: White Rose
Jewel: Sapphire, Pearl
Philanthropy: Glenmary Home Missioners,
The House That Theta Phi Alpha Built
Mission Statement: “The Mission of Theta Phi Alpha is to create close comradeship, to advance educational, social and philanthropic interests and leadership training; to encourage spiritual development and adherence to the highest moral standards; and to promote lifelong bonds of friendship.”

The following material is compiled from the provided information on the Theta Phi Alpha national website as of August 25, 2015. If there is missing or incorrect information, please notify us as well as your national headquarters to make the necessary revision.

US Chapters:

Sacred Heart University

Wesley College

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, Florida Atlantic University, Lynn University, Saint Leo University

Clayton State University

Indiana University, Trine University

Northern Kentucky University, Thomas More College

Loyola University, Southeastern Louisiana University

Merrimack College, Suffolk University


University of Michigan Flint

St. Cloud University

Missouri Valley College, Rockhurst University

Creighton University, University of Nebraska, Wayne State College

New Jersey
College of New Jersey, Fairleigh Dickinson University, Kean University of New Jersey, Ramapo College of New Jersey, Rowan University, Stevens Institute of Technology, William Paterson University

New York
Clarkson University, Pratt Institute, St. John’s University, St. Joseph’s College, SUNY, Stony Brook University, Utica College

Cleveland State University, Muskingum College, Shawnee State University, University of Cincinnati, University of Dayton, Wright State University

Gannon University, Indiana University of Pennsylvania, Kutztown University, Philadelphia University, St. Francis College, University of Pittsburgh

Rhode Island
Rhode Island College

Texas A&M University Kingsville

University of Virginia’s College Wise

West Virginia
Davis and Elkins College

Marian University, St. Norbert’s College, University of Wisconsin Platteville

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