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Conduct Status

Below you will find information regarding the status of each chapter (as of 6/22/2021) based on findings determined through a review by Student Conduct through either an agreed resolution or formal hearing. An "active sanction status" can include any of the following statuses:

Probation:

Student organizations are notified that their status with the university for a specified period of time is such that further violations of university policy will result in being considered for loss of recognition from the university. If at the end of the specified time period no further violations have occurred, the organization is removed from probationary status.

Deferred Suspension:

In some cases, a sanction of loss of recognition may be held in abeyance for a specified period. This means that, if the organization is found responsible for any violation during that period, they will be subject to the deferred sanction without further review in addition to the disciplinary action appropriate to the new violation. During this time, student organizations may be prohibited from participating in any social functions.

Cease Operations:

While an organization is under investigation, the Office of Student Conduct may place them on a "cease operations" status, which indicates that they may not engage in a specific organization related activity until the matter is resolved. Cease operation types may include but are not limited to: social events, new member activities, and chapter operations.

For further information on what each status and policy violation is please consult the Hokie Handbook.

Alpha Gamma Rho (IFC) - In Good Standing

Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. (NPHC) - In Good Standing

Alpha Sigma Phi (IFC) - In Good Standing

Alpha Tau Omega (IFC) - In Good Standing

Beta Theta Pi (IFC) - In Good Standing

Delta Chi (IFC) - In Good Standing

Delta Lambda Phi (IFC) - In Good Standing

Delta Sigma Phi (IFC) - Probation through 12/18/21

  • Found responsible for violating the following policy during the Fall 2020 semester:
    • Failure to Observe Rules and Regulations

Farmhouse (IFC) - Deferred Suspension until 12/31/2021

  • Found responsible for violating the following policies during the Spring 2020 semester:
    • Hazing, Alcohol Beverage, Involvement in a University Violation

Kappa Alpha (IFC) - Deferred Suspension through 12/15/2021

  • Found responsible for violating the following policy during the Spring 2020 semester while on Deferred Suspension:
    • Involvement in a University Violation
  • Found responsible for the following policy violations during the Fall 2019 semester:
    • Hazing, Alcohol Beverage, Interference in the Conduct Process

Kappa Delta Rho (IFC)- In Good Standing

Lambda Phi Epsilon (UCFS) - In Good Standing

Lambda Upsilon Lambda Fraternity, Inc. (UCFS) - In Good Standing

Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. (NPHC) - In Good Standing

Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc. (NPHC) - In Good Standing

Phi Delta Theta (IFC) - In Good Standing

Phi Gamma Delta "FIJI" (IFC) - Deferred Suspension through 5/12/22

  • Found responsible for violating the following policies during the Spring 2021 semester:
    • Hazing

Phi Kappa Tau (IFC) - In Good Standing

Phi Kappa Psi (IFC) - Cease of operations for all events involving alcohol as of 9/17/21

  • Under investigation for potential violations of the following policies during the Fall 2021 semester:
    • Alcohol Beverage

Phi Sigma Kappa (IFC) - Probation through Fall 2021 semester

  • Found responsible for violating the following policies during the Spring 2021 semester:
    • Endangerment, Failure to Observe Rules and Regulations

Pi Kappa Alpha (IFC) - Deferred Suspension until 5/15/22

  • Found responsible for violating the following policies during the Fall 2020 semester:
    • Involvement in a University Violation, Failure to Observe Rules and Regulations

Pi Lambda Phi (IFC) - In Good Standing

Sigma Nu (IFC) - In Good Standing

Sigma Phi Delta (IFC) - In Good Standing

Sigma Phi Epsilon (IFC) - In Good Standing

Sigma Tau Gamma (IFC) - In Good Standing

Tau Kappa Epsilon (IFC) - In Good Standing

Theta Chi (IFC) - Probation through 12/31/22

  • Found responsible for violating the following policies during the Spring 2021 semester:
    • Hazing and Involvement in University Violation

Triangle (UCFS) - In Good Standing

Zeta Beta Tau (IFC) - In Good Standing

Zeta Psi (IFC) - In Good Standing

Alpha Chi Omega (PHC) - In Good Standing

Alpha Delta Pi (PHC) - In Good Standing

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. (NPHC) - In Good Standing

alpha Kappa Delta Phi (UCFS) - In Good Standing

Alpha Omega Epsilon (UCFS) - In Good Standing

Alpha Phi (PHC) - In Good Standing

Chi Omega (PHC) - In Good Standing

Delta Delta Delta (PHC) - In Good Standing

Delta Gamma (PHC) - In Good Standing

Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. (NPHC) - In Good Standing

Gamma Phi Beta (PHC) - In Good Standing

Kappa Alpha Theta (PHC) - Probation through 5/14/22

  • Found responsible for the following policy violations during the Fall 2020 semester:
    • Failure to Observe Rules/Regulations
    • Involvement in University Violation

Kappa Delta (PHC) - In Good Standing

Kappa Kappa Gamma (PHC) - In Good Standing

Lambda Pi Chi Sorority, Inc. (UCFS)- In Good Standing

Pi Beta Phi (PHC) - In Good Standing

Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc. (NPHC) - In Good Standing

Sigma Kappa (PHC) - In Good Standing

Sigma Psi Zeta (UCFS) - In Good Standing

Theta Nu Xi (UCFS) - In Good Standing

Zeta Tau Alpha (PHC) - In Good Standing

Suspended/Loss of Recognition

As a result of conduct violations, these organizations have been notified that they have been separated from the university for a specified period of time and are not permitted to operate on campus. Permission must be granted by Fraternity and Sorority Life to be recognized again at Virginia Tech following the end of this status. Please review our Statement on Unrecognized Chapters for more information.

  • Alpha Epsilon Pi - Eligible to request to return Fall '21
    • Found responsible for following policy violations while on Deferred Suspension in Spring 2016: Alcoholic Beverage and Failure to Observe Rules/Regulations
    • Alpha Epsilon Pi submitted a request in Spring 2021 to return to campus in Fall 2021 and that request was denied by the University Expansion Committee.
  • Delta Kappa Epsilon - Eligible to request to return Fall '28
    • Found responsible for the following policy violations while on Deferred Suspension in Spring 2018: Hazing, Alcoholic Beverage, Interference with the Student Conduct Process, and Failure to Observe Rules/Regulations
  • Delta Tau Delta - Eligible to request to return Spring '23
    • Found responsible for the following policy violations while on Deferred Suspension in Fall 2017: Alcoholic Beverage and Failure to Observe Rules/Regulations
  • Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc. - Eligible to request to return Fall '24
    • Found responsible for the following policy violations in Spring 2019: Hazing and Failure to Observe Rules/Regulations
  • Kappa Sigma - Eligible to request to return Fall '18
    • Found responsible for the following policy violations while on Deferred Suspension in Fall 2015: Hazing, Alcoholic Beverage, Failure to Observe Rules/Regulations, and Involvement in a University Violation
    • As of 6/1/21, Kappa Sigma has not initiated a request to return to campus.
  • Pi Kappa Phi - Eligible to request to return Fall '25
    • Found responsible for the following policy violations while on Deferred Suspension in Spring 2021: Alcoholic Beverage, Damage and Destruction, Endangerment, Failure to Observe Rules and Regulations, and Disorderly or Disruptive Conduct.
  • Sigma Alpha Epsilon - Eligible to request to return Spring '22
    • Found responsible for the following policy violations while on Deferred Suspension in Fall 2016: Alcoholic Beverage and Failure to Observe Rules/Regulations
  • Sigma Chi - Eligible to request to return Fall '23
    • Found responsible for the following policy violations while on Deferred Suspension in Spring 2018: Alcoholic Beverage, Failure to Comply with a University Official, Furnishing False Information, and Interference with the Student Conduct Process
  • Theta Delta Chi - Eligible to request to return Fall '21
    • Found responsible for the following policy violations while on Deferred Suspension in Summer 2016: Hazing, Alcoholic Beverage, Disorderly or Disruptive Conduct, and Failure to Observe Rules/Regulations
  • Theta Xi - Eligible to request to return Fall '23
    • Found responsible for the following policy violations while on Deferred Suspension in Fall 2018: Hazing, Alcoholic Beverage, Disorderly or Disruptive Conduct, Failure to Observe Rules and Regulations, and Involvement in a University Violation