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Phi Delta Theta Fraternity - Virginia Eta Chapter

Phi Delta Theta


Jackson Arnold

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

Recruitment Contact

Chase Smaker

Chapter Advisor
Jim Rather

National Website

Chapter Website

Chapter Conduct Status as of 7/31/2023: Deferred Suspension until March 30, 2024

  • Found responsible for violating the following policies during the Spring 2023 semester: hazing policy
  • Chapter must complete the following sanctions: Chapter debrief, Progressive Social Privileges, Chapter Town Hall, Hazing Prevention Seminar, and additional educational sanctions.

% of Members Found Responsible for Individual Student Conduct Violations in 2022-23 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.



Phi Delta Theta


Motto: One Man is No Man

Values: The cultivation of friendship among its members, the acquirement individually of a high degree of mental culture, and the attainment personally of a high standard of morality

Founded: December 26,1848 at Miami University 

Chapter Information

Spring 2022 Members: 82

Spring 2022 Chapter GPA: 2.925

Spring 2022 Initiated Member Dues: $450

Chapter Philanthropy: ALS and the LiveLikeLou Foundations

Housing: N/A

Standards of Excellence Score 2022-2023: Gold

Awards & Recognition:

2019 Phi Delta Theta Gold Star Chapter