Greek Life at Capital

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    • Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. 

      A member of the National Pan-Hellenic Council (City-Wide)

      Camren Harris, Capital University Chapter Member

      charris@capital.edu 

      The object of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc., is to stimulate its African-American members; to prepare them for the greatest usefulness in the causes of humanity, freedom and dignity of the individual; and to encourage the highest and noblest form.


      Alpha Sigma Phi

      A member of the Interfraternity Council

      Epsilon Chi Chapter Website 

      Geoff Masters, President 

       gmasters@capital.edu 

      Jan Rich, Campus Advisor

      Aaron Duncan, Chapter Advisor

      Visit Alpha Sigma Phi on Twitter 

      Motto: To Better the Man, through the creation and perpetuation of brotherhood founded upon the values of character … Silence, Charity, Purity, Honor, Patriotism.

      Alpha Sigma Phi, represented by the Phoenix, started at Capital in April 2009 and received its charter on September 11, 2010. The fraternity's colors are Cardinal and Stone and the group is often referred to as Alpha Sig. The organization has striven to enhance the Greek community from the onset. Alpha Sig has been a leader on campus taking ownership of the Organization of the Year award and the Most Creative Service Event award in 2011, while winning Greek Week two consecutive years.


      Phi Kappa Psi

      A member of the Interfraternity Council

      Phi Kappa Psi Website

      Patrick Donahue, President 

      pdonahue@capital.edu

      Bruce Epps, Campus Advisor

      Shane Yates, Chapter Advisor

      Visit Phi Kappa Psi on Facebook

      Visit Phi Kappa Psi on Twitter 

      Motto: United by friendship, sustained by honor and led by truth, we live and we flourish.

      Phi Kappa Psi, often called Phi Psi, was the first NIC (North-American Interfraternity Council) chapter at Capital and was chartered in the spring of 2010. The Ohio Xi chapter at Capital University routinely receives commendations from the national headquarters for exemplarty acedemic reports, community service contributions, and campus engagement. Most recently, this chapter was accredited with high marks for chapter operations and received a national award for maintaining the best GPA of chapters throughout Ohio, Pennsylvania, Maryland and West Virigina. The fraternity, whose colors are cardinal red and hunter green, plays host to several annual events including "Mud Tug" and "The Final Stretch," as well as numerous formal/date functions. Phi Kappa Psi is proud to develop well-rounded leaders to better the Capital community.


      Kappa Sigma

      A member of the Interfraternity Council

      Aaron Edeus, President

      aedeus@capital.edu 

      Kappa Sigma Upsilon (currently Kappa Sigma) was founded by Harold Yochum on January 12th when he and 60 men gathered at Divinity Hall.  Yochum went on to be president of the university and the administration building bears his name, Yochum Hall.  KSU is the oldest greek organization at Capital. 


      Sigma Alpha Beta

      A member of the Interfraternity Council

      Stephanie Bond, President 

      sbond@capital.edu 

      Visit Sigma Alpha Beta on Facebook 

      Visit Sigma Alpha Beta on Twitter

      Motto: Doing Good Work Through Christ.

      Colors: Royal Blue and Orange

      Mascot: Owl

      Sigma Alpha Beta is a co-educational fraternity founded in 2007. More commonly known as SAB on Capital University’s campus, Sigma Alpha Beta was founded on the values of fraternal love, faith, service, compassion, character, leadership, and scholarship. Sigma Alpha Beta is known for its philanthropy projects including: charity: Water, The Girl Effect, Buzzkill, and The Shoeman Water Project. Sigma Alpha Beta is a different experience for all members and prides itself on a sense of family, community and inclusion of all.

    •  Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. 

      A member of the National Pan-Hellenic Council (City-Wide)

      Khiara D. Cross-Kimbrough, President

      kcrossk@capital.edu

       Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated established the Pi Gamma Chapter with Capital as a part of its members. The purpose is to cultivate and encourage high scholastics and ethical standards; to promote unity and friendship among college-educated women; to study and help alleviate problems concerning girls and women in order to improve social stature on the local, regional and national levels; to maintain a progressive interest in college life; and to be of service to all mankind through the implementation of the international programs of the sorority.


      Alpha Sigma Alpha

      A member of the Panhellenic Council

      Amanda Molaskey, President

      amolaskey@capital.edu 

      Visit Alpha Sigma Alpha on Facebook 

      National Website

      Twitter: http://twitter.com/ASAatCapital

      Motto: Aspire, Seek, Attain

      Alpha Sigma Alpha National Sorority was founded on November 15, 1901 at Longwood University. Alpha Sigma Alpha’s mission is to promote high ideals and standards for its members throughout their lives by emphasizing balance among our four aims of intellectual, physical, social and spiritual development. Our purpose is to foster close friendships between members and to develop women of poise and purpose. Our colors are crimson and pearl white supplemented by our secondary colors of palm green and gold. The Theta Tau chapter at Capital University embraces the zebra and the crown as their symbols. The philanthropies of Alpha Sigma Alpha are the Special Olympics and the S. June Smith Center. Alpha Sigma Alpha inspires women to lead, to serve and most of all, to make a difference.


      Delta Phi Epsilon

      A member of the Panhellenic Council

      Taylor Heier, President

      theier@capital.edu

      Alecia Dennis, Campus Advisor

      Delta Phi Epsilon International Website 

      Visit Delta Phi Epsilon on Facebook 

      Visit the Gamma Kappa Chapter on Facebook

      Gamma Kappa Chapter Website 

      Motto: Esse Quam Videri - "To be rather than to seem to be" 

      Delta Phi Epsilon (aka DPhiE or Deephers) was founded at New York University School of Law in 1917 on the principles of Justice, Sisterhood and Love. As a nonsectarian organization, DPhiE embraces diversity within its membership. The sorority encourages well-rounded women who possess leadership skills, social prowess and a philanthropic mindset to consider membership within Delta Phi Epsilon at Capital University.



      Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.

      A member of the National Pan-Hellenic Council (City-Wide)

      Alethea E. Gaddis, Primarity Advisor

      agaddis@gaddis4kids.org

      Visit the Delta Sigma Theta National Website

       Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Incorporated, is a private, non-profit organization whose purpose is to provide assistance and support through established programs in local communities throughout the world. A sisterhood of more than 200,000 predominately Black college educated women, the Sorority currently has over 900 chapters located in the United States, England, Japan, Germany, the Virigin Islands, Bermude, the Bahamas, and the Republic of Korea. The major programs of the sorority are based upon the organization's Five Point Programmatic Thrust. The Sorority was founded in 1913 by 22 students at Howard University.



      Pi Phi Epsilon

      A member of the Panhellenic Council

      Anne Zagar, President

      azagar@capital.edu

      Lindsey Sherwood, Campus Advisor

      Visit Pi Phi Epsilon’s Website

      Visit Pi Phi Epsilon on Facebook

      Visit Pi Phi Epsilon on Twitter

      Motto: Love and Service

       

      Pi Phi Epsilon was founded as a general sorority in 1963. Their sorority mascot is the panda bear, their colors are green and white. Living by the motto of Love and Service, they focus on the uniqueness and individuality of each sorority member. The sorority goes by the nickname, Pi Phi.

       


      Phi Sigma Sigma 

      A member of the Panhellenic Council

      Sam Fair, Archon 

      sfair@capital.edu

      Holly Porter, Campus Advisor 

       Visit the Phi Sigma Sigma International Website

       Visit Phi Sigma Sigma on Facebook

      Motto: Aim High

      Phi Sigma Sigma was founded in 1913 in New York City on the foundation that women of different faiths could come together and work toward common goals. Our mission is to inspire the personal development of each sister and perpetuate the advancement of womanhood. Philanthropy and service learning are held high in our eyes, as well as leadership, scholarship, and simply being a well rounded woman. - L.I.T.P. - Love In The Pyramid

    • Α : Alpha (al-fah) 

       

      Β : Beta (bay-tah) 

       

      G : Gamma (gam-ah) 

       

      Δ : Delta (del-tah) 

       

      Ε : Epsilon (ep-si-lon) 

       

      Ζ : Zeta (zay-tah) 

       

      Η : Eta (ay-tah) 

       

      Θ : Theta (thay-tah) 

       

      Ι : Iota (eye-o-tah) 

       

      Κ : Kappa (cap-ah) 

       

      Λ : Lambda (lamb-dah) 

       

      Μ : Mu (mew) 

       

      Ν : Nu (new) 

       

      Ξ : Xi (zye) 

       

      Ο : Omicron (om-i-cron) 

       

      Π : Pi (pie) 

       

      Ρ : Rho (row) 

       

      Σ : Sigma (sig-mah) 

       

      Τ : Tau (taw) 

       

      Υ : Upsilon (oop-si-lon) 

       

      Φ : Phi (fie or fee) 

       

      Χ : Chi (kie) 

       

      Ψ : Psi (sigh) 

       

      Ω : Omega (oh-may-gah)

  • Fraternity and Sorority Life

     

    Capital University’s fraternity and sorority community continues its proud 60-year history.  This established community offers a wide variety of opportunities that are different than other student organizations.  They are values-based organizations that strive to make men better men and women better women.  

    Students involved in fraternity and sorority life:

    • live their fraternal and personal values every day for the betterment of themselves, others, and the community;
    • traditionally exceed the all undergraduate campus GPA;
    • are generally more involved with other student organizations and the community;
    • find opportunities to gain leadership and civic engagement experiences while creating lifelong friendships;
    • understand their commitments to fraternal bonds are lifelong and not only exclusive to their time at Capital University.
    Mission

    Fraternity and Sorority Life at Capital University encourages growth, development, and education among its members in a diverse community; by displaying our dedication to the tenants of civic engagement including Capital and the surrounding community, adhering to policies and values congruence, enhancing individual membership and operating our chapters with efficiency.

    Learn More About Us

    To learn about Capital University's Fraternity and Sorority Life community, find us on Twitter @CapitalFSL and on Facebook. .

    Contact Us
     
    David Gonzalez
    Student and Community 
    Engagement
    614-236-6901
    sce@capital.edu
    Sororities
    Panhellenic/Intersorority 
    Council
    sororitylife@capital.edu
    Fraternities
    Interfraternity Council
    fraternitylife@capital.edu