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Alpha Chi Omega - Epsilon Tau Chapter

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Lillian Johnston (LJ)

Mailing Address:
117 New Hall West (0428)
Blacksburg, VA 24061

Chapter Advisor
Nikki Connor

Amy Ostroth

On Campus House:
2750 Oak Lane, 61 SPHA
Blacksburg, VA 24060-9534

Chapter Conduct Status  as of 6/1/2024: In Good Standing

% of Members Found Responsible for Individual Student Conduct Violations in 2023-24 Academic Year*: 2%

*The percentage of individual members of each organization who were found responsible for violations of the VIrginia Tech Student Code of Conduct during the academic year. These violations were not related to their membership in the organization.



Sigma Phi Epsilon crest showing colors of purple, red and gold.


Motto: Together, Let Us Seek the Heights

Values: Friendship, Leadership, Learning and Service

Founded: October 15, 1885, at DePauw University

Chapter Information

Spring 2024 Members: 211

Spring 2024 Chapter GPA: 3.4570 

Fall 2024 Projected Initiated Member Dues:  $450

Fall 2024 Projected New Member Dues:  $600

Chapter Philanthropy: Domestic Violence Awareness and Prevention and the New River Valley Women's Resource Center

Philanthropic Dollars Raised in 2021-22: $40,000 (Average of $201.00 per member)

Housing: Oak Lane (On Campus), Alcohol-Free

Standards of Excellence Score 2023-2024: Platinum

Awards & Recognition


Real Strong Women Award 

2021-22 Virginia Tech Fraterity & Sorority Life Health and Wellness Award


2019-20 Virginia Tech Fraternity & Sorority Life Sorority of the Year

2019-20 Virginia Tech Fraternity & Sorority Life Outstanding Community Leader of the Year: Tyler Collins

2019-20 Virginia Tech Fraternity & Sorority Life Michelle Dillon Sorority President of the Year: Abby Bruck

2019-20 Virginia Tech Fraternity & Sorority Life Outstanding Safety, Health and Wellness Program Award