Daily Sorority Spotlight: Zeta Tau Alpha


Zeta Tau Alpha — ZTA

National Site: ZetaTauAlpha.org
Founded: October 15, 1898 at Longwood University
Founders: Maud Jones Horner, Della Lewis Hundley, Alice Bland Coleman, Mary Campbell Jones Batte, Alice Grey Welsh, Ethel Coleman Van Name, Helen May Crafford, Frances Yancey Smith, Ruby Leigh Orgain
Color(s): Turquoise Blue, Steel Gray
Symbol: Five Pointed Crown, Strawberry


Flower: White Violet
Philanthropy: Breast Cancer Education and Awareness
Mission Statement: “To make a difference in the lives of our members by developing the potential of each individual through innovative programming, which emphasizes leadership development, service to others, academic achievement and continued personal growth for women, with a commitment to friendship and the future based on the sisterhood, values and traditions of the past.”
Notable Alumni: Actress Betty Buckley, Journalist Erin Andrews

The following material is compiled from the provided information on the Zeta Tau Alpha national website as of August 26, 2015. If there is missing or incorrect information, please notify us as well as your national headquarters to make the necessary revision.

US Chapters:

Auburn University, Auburn University Montgomery, Birmingham Southern College, Jacksonville State University, Samford University, University of Alabama, University of North Alabama

Arizona State University

Arkansas State University, Arkansas Tech University, University of Arkansas

California State Polytechnic University Pomona, California State University Fullerton, California State University San Bernardino, University of California Berkeley

Colorado State University

Sacred Heart University

Florida Gulf Coast University, Florida Southern College, Florida State University, Stetson University, University of Central Florida, University of Florida, University of Miami, University of North Florida, University of South Florida


Brenau University, Georgia College, Georgia Institute of Technology,Georgia Regents University, Georgia Southern University, Georgia Southwestern State University, Georgia State University, Kennesaw State Universitym Shorter University, University of Georgia, Valdosta State University

Illinois State University, Northwestern University

Franklin College, Indiana State University, Indiana University, Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis, Purdue University, University of Evansville

University of Iowa

Baker University, Kansas State University, Washburn University

University of Louisville

Centenary College of Louisiana, Louisiana State University, University of New Orleans


Salisbury University, Towson University, University of Maryland, Washington College

Merrimack College

Central Michigan University, Ferris State University, Michigan State University, University of Michigan

Mississippi State University

Drury University, Missouri Southern State University, Missouri University of Science and Technology, Rockhurst University, Saint Louis University, University of Missouri, University of Missouri St. Louis, William Jewell College

University of Nebraska Omaha

University of Nevada Las Vegas

New Jersey
College of New Jersey, Fairleigh Dickinson University, Monmouth University, Rider University, Rutgers University, Stockton University

New Mexico
Eastern New Mexico University, New Mexico State University

New York
New York University, Rochester Institute of Technology

North Carolina
Appalachian State University, Duke University, East Carolina University, Elon University, High Point University, Lenoir-Rhyne University, North Carolina State University, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, University of North Carolina Charlotte, University of North Carolina Pembroke

Baldwin Wallace University, Miami University, Ohio Northern University, University of Dayton, Wright State University, Youngstown State University

East Central University, Oklahoma State University

Linfield College

Clarion University of Pennsylvania, Duquesne University, Edinboro University of Pennsylvania, Indiana University of Pennsylvania, Kutztown University, Lehigh University, Lock Haven University of Pennsylvania, Mansfield University of Pennsylvania, Moravian College, Pennsylvania State University, Robert Morris University, Susquehanna University, Thiel College, University of Pennsylvania, West Chester University of Pennsylvania, Westminster College


Rhode Island
University of Rhode Island

South Carolina
Clemson University, College of Charleston, Francis Marion University, Furman University, Lander University, Presbyterian College, University of South Carolina, University of South Carolina Aiken, University of South Carolina Beaufort, University of South Carolina Upstate, Winthrop University, Wofford College

Christian Brothers University, Middle Tennessee State University, Union University, University of Tennessee, University of Tennessee Martin

Baylor University, Lamar University, Sam Houston State University, Southwestern University, Stephen F. Austin State University, Texas A&M University, Texas A&M University Corpus Christi, Texas Christian University, Texas State University, Texas Tech University, University of Houston, University of North Texas, University of Texas, University of Texas Arlington, University of Texas El Paso, University of Texas San Antonio, West Texas A&M University

Christopher Newport University, George Mason University, James Madison University, Longwood University, Old Dominion University, Radford University, University of Virginia, Virginia Commonwealth University, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

University of Washington

West Virginia
Bethany College, West Virginia Wesleyan College

University of Wisconsin Oshkosh

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