Going Greek: Fraternity and Sorority Life at the University of Cincinnati


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Sororities, 1907
1907
1912 Panhellenic Dance
1912
Soroities, 1919
1919
Soroities, 1926
1926
Soroities, 1927
1927
Sororities, 1928
1928
Soroities, 1929
1929

 

Alpha Chi Omega, Alpha Delta chapter, 1919 - 2001

Organized from the local sorority Theta Phi Sigma.

Alpha Delta Epsilon, 1970

Alpha Delta Pi, Beta Pi chapter, 1935 - 1999

Alpha Delta Theta, Gamma chapter, 1923 - 1939

National Alpha Delta Theta merged with and was absorbed by Phi Mu in 1939.

Alpha Gamma Delta, Alpha Gamma chapter, 1923 - 1971

Organized from local sorority Delta Sigma.

Alpha Kappa Alpha, Omicron chapter, 1921 - present

African American. First sorority in the United States organized (1908) for African-American women.

Alpha Omega, local, 1963 - ~1976

For girls in two year programs

Alpha Omicron Pi, Phi Upsilon chapter, 1929 - 1958

Alpha Phi Psi, 1904 - 1915

Became Kappa Kappa Gamma in 1915

Beta Pi Epsilon, local, 1930 - 1933

Became national sorority Pi Lambda Sigma in 1933

Campus Club, local 1925 -1930

Became Trianon in 1930.

Chi Omega, Pi Alpha chapter, 1913 - present

Formed from Pi Delta Kappa

Delta Delta Delta, Zeta chapter, 1892 - present

Delta Phi Epsilon, Mu chapter, 1926 - 1952

Jewish

Delta Phi Lambda, Beta chapter, 2002 - present

Asian Interest sorority

Delta Sigma, local, 1919 - 1923

Became national sorority Alpha Gamma Delta in 1923

Delta Sigma Beta, local,

listed in 1994 Freshman Orientation issue of News Record

Delta Sigma Theta, Zeta chapter, 1920 - present

First African American sorority at UC.

Delta Zeta, Xi chapter, 1916 -b/w 1976 - 1981

Delta Zeta recolonized in 1965. The exact date of their final departure from campus is unknown.

Gamma Beta, local, 1898 - 1907

Gamma Phi Beta, 2011

Gamma Phi Beta will colonize at UC in the fall quarter 2011.

Kappa Alpha Theta, Alpha Tau chapter, 1913 - present

"The chapter was the outgrowth of long-established local, V.C.P., which thrived as an independent group on the Cincinnati campus for 22 years."

Kappa Delta, Omega Xi chapter, 1913 - present

Kappa Kappa Gamma, Beta Rho chapter, 1885, 1914 - present

Formed from Alpha Phi Psi in 1914

Phi Beta, local, 1924 - 1927

Phi Delta, Epsilon chapter, 1927 - 1936

Became Alpha Delta Pi in 1936

Phi Mu, Delta Epsilon chapter, 1931 - 1950

Phi Mu will recolonize beginning fall 2013.

Phi Sigma Sigma, Lambda chapter, 1926 - 1944

Organized from local sorority Sigma Tau Alpha in 1926. Reactivated 1967, 1975, 1979, folded after 1982

Pi Alpha Mu, 1957 - 1959

Pi Alpha Mu charted as a reactivated Sigma Delta Tau Chapter in 1959.

Pi Alpha Tau, Eta chapter, 1929 - 1941

Pi Beta Phi, Ohio Kappa chapter, 2010 - present

Pi Delta Kappa , Gamma chapter, 1910 - 1913

Became Chi Omega in 1913

Pi Kappa Sigma, Theta chapter, 1917 - 1920

Pi Lambda Sigma, Zeta chapter, 1933 - 1952

Catholic. Organized from the local sorority Beta Pi Epsilon. National Pi Lambda Sigma merged with Theta Phi Alpha in 1952 and the local chapter followed.

Sigma Delta Tau, Epsilon chapter, 1923 - 1954, 1959 - 1997

Active 1923-1954, A group organized under the national sorority Pi Alpha Mu in 1957 and chartered as a reactivated Sigma Delta Tau chapter in 1959.

Sigma Gamma Rho, Nu Gamma chapter, before 1982 - present

African American

Sigma Omega Sigma, local, 1920

Became Zeta Tau Alpha in 1921

Sigma Tau Alpha, local (Alpha chapter), 1924 - 1926

Chartered as Phi Sigma Sigma in 1926

Tau Kappa Sigma, 1903 - 1907

Theta Eta, local, 1926

Theta Phi Alpha, Epsilon chapter, 1919 - present

Theta Phi Sigma, local, 1917 - 1919

Became Alpha Chi Omega (national) in 1919

Theta Pi, local, 1925

Trianon, Cincinnati chapter, 1930 - 1968

Organized from the local Campus Club in 1930. Founded at UC in 1930, Trianon chartered chapters at Butler, Miami, and Ohio State before folding.

V.C.P., local, 1891 - 1913

V.C.P. was a local sorority at its founding in 1891 and may have been organized by graduates involved in the short-lived chartering of Kappa Kappa Gamma in 1885. The sisters of VCP became the Alpha Tau chapter of Kappa Alpha Theta in 1913.

Zeta Phi Beta, Beta Eta chapter, before 1983 - present

African American

Zeta Tau Alpha, Alpha Eta chapter, 1921 - ~1991

 

 

 

 

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