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Zeta Tau Alpha Fraternity- Eta Xi Chapter

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

On Campus House Address:
3115 Oak Lane, 74A SPHK
Blacksburg, VA 24060-9514

Katie Casamassina

Chapter Advisor
Abby Smith

Chapter Conduct Status: In Good Standing

Chapter Conduct Violations in 2019-20 Academic Year: 0

% of Members Found Responsible for Individual Student Conduct Violations in 2019-20 Academic Year*: 5%

*The percentage of individual members of each organization who were found responsible for violations of the VIrginia Tech Student Code of Conduct during the 2019-20 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: Seek the Noblest

Values: Lifelong Learning, Leadership, Responsibility, Being Rather than Seeming, Service & Philanthropy, Seeking Understanding that we Might Gain True Wisdom, Humility, Loyalty & Commitment, Love

Founded: October 15, 1898 at the Virginia State Female Normal School (now Longwood University)

Chapter Information

Spring 2020 Members: 212

Spring 2020 Chapter GPA: 3.757

Spring 2020 Initiated Member Dues:  $650

Chapter Philanthropy: Breast Cancer Education and Awareness

Philanthropic Dollars Raised in 2019-20: $50,000 (Average of $235.85 per member)

Community Service Hours in 2019-20: 50

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

Greatest Accomplishment of 2019-20: We are incredibly proud of how we have stayed connected during COVID-19. Even though we cannot physically be together, we have found ways to continue to support one another as sisters.

Awards & Recognition:

2018-2019 Virginia Tech Fraternity & Sorority Life Excellence in Scholarship Award

2018-2019 Virginia Tech Fraternity & Sorority Life Order of Omega Outstanding Sorority Woman of the Year Legagy: Sylvie Job

2018 Zeta Tau Alpha Crown Chapter Award