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summer events
Even though we can no longer gather together for National Convention this July, it doesn't mean we can't join together in a virtual summer celebration. Theta Phi Alpha invites our sisters to our weekly Compass Connections virtual events: music, trivia, awards, reunions, games, a virtual 5k, and more! All events and details will be added to our Virtual Events page on the Theta Phi Alpha Intranet. Join us!
June 10 Theta Phi Sing-Along - with Mari Ann Callais & Jeanne Ross
June  Theta Phi Alpha Virtual 5K (Details coming soon!)
June 23 Sisterhood Bingo
June 30 Guard of Honor Social Hour hosted by the Board of Trustees
July 9 Siena Medal Presentation
July 11 Theta Phi Alpha State of the Fraternity Address, In Memoriam, Announcement of 2020-2022 Grand Council
July 14 Compass Club social hour
July 23-26 Foundation online Silent Auction
July 29 Chapter Awards
Aug. 6 Alumnae Association Awards, National Officer Awards, National Service Recognition
Aug. 30 Founding Day Celebration and Foundation Roll Call

Launch of Recruitment Coaching Program
Every chapter now has access to Recruitment Training Modules and a Recruitment Coach to support growing their sisterhood. 

Penguin Pals
Social distancing can't stop us from forming bonds. Fill out our form to become a Virtual Penguin Pal and connect with sisters from near and far.  

Foundation Offers Relief Grants in Time of COVID-19 Crisis
The Foundation provides grants to sisters for disaster relief and COVID-19 is under a qualifying presidential declaration. We are thankful for our alumnae who have helped to make this possible.
Silent Auction
Consider sending a contribution for our online silent auction to be held this summer, such as gift cards, special handcrafted items, or an experience to share with our members. Contact us at
rose garden
White Rose Garden Cards
Honor a sister or graduate with a White Rose Garden Card and appliqué patch from Theta Phi Alpha Foundation.
Theta Phive-K
Theta Phi Alpha Foundation will be holding a virtual 5K race - the Theta Phive-K - this summer - watch for details in mid-June!
Congratulations Seniors!
To our graduating seniors, the Fraternity and Foundation thank you for your dedication and love for Theta Phi Alpha. We are so excited to celebrate your collegiate years this entire week as we welcome you to alumnae life. 
[Welcome to Alumnae Life!]

Attention Graduates: Alumnae Involvement
Maintain your connection to Theta Phi Alpha by joining your local alumnae association! Complete the Alumnae Association Interest form and you will be directed to your local association. 

housing corporation

National Housing Corporation Open Position for Treasurer
This position is a director of the Theta Phi Alpha National Housing Corporation (NHC). The NHC treasurer will work with the other directors on the NHC board to conduct the following:
  • Set policy for housed chapters and local housing corporations  
  • Work with the accountants to file taxes for the NHC and maintain the financial records of the NHC  
  • Perform annual audit of local housing corporations to ensure they are maintaining necessary documentation and are financially healthy
  • If necessary, establish and maintain housing funds for chapters, set a housing budget where applicable, and assist with the collection of rent
  • As a director of the NHC, the Treasurer has the opportunity to attend the MJ Housing Forum.
Time Commitment: 1-3 hours per week. Quarterly board meetings typically via phone or video conference.
Travel Commitment: Three days if attending the Housing Forum, possibly a weekend for an in-person board meeting.

Please Contact Theresa Taggart at with any questions or to apply.
National Officer Appointments:
The following sisters were recently appointed by Grand Council to serve as National Officers:
  • Julia Osadchy, Gamma Delta, Chapter Advisor for Gamma Delta
  • Cassia Chapman, Gamma Mu, Chapter Advisor for Gammu Mu
Read our Chapter Administration News
Theta Phi Alpha Celebrates Chapter Anniversaries
May 01, 1960 - Alpha Delta Chapter, St. Norbert College, West DePere, WI
May 01, 1987 - Alpha Omega Chapter, Univ. of Wisconsin-Platteville, Platteville, WI
May 02, 1998 - Gamma Gamma Chapter, Kutztown Univ., Kutztown, PA
May 02, 2009 - Gamma Sigma Chapter, York College of Pennsylvania, York, PA
May 03, 1992 - Beta Omicron Chapter, State Univ. of New York at Brockport, Brockport, NY
May 03, 2014 - Delta Epsilon Chapter, Rhode Island College, Providence, RI
May 04, 1922 - Kappa Chapter, Univ. of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA
May 04, 2013 - Delta Alpha Chapter, State Univ. of New York at Plattsburgh, Plattsburgh, NY
May 05, 1990 - Beta Theta Chapter, St. Francis College, Loretto, PA
May 05, 1991 - Beta Mu Chapter, Bridgewater State College, Bridgewater, MA
May 06, 2005 - Gamma Theta Chapter, Shippensburg Univ., Shippensburg, PA
May 08, 1993 - Beta Phi Chapter, Millersville Univ., Millersville, PA
May 10, 1986 - Alpha Chi Chapter, Monmouth Univ., West Long Branch, NJ
May 11, 2003 - Gamma Epsilon Chapter, Shawnee State Univ., Portsmouth, OH
May 12, 1990 - Beta Eta Chapter, Bryant Univ., Smithfield, RI
May 15, 1993 - Beta Chi Chapter, Missouri Valley College, Marshall, MO
May 17, 1919 - Beta Chapter, Univ. of Illinois, Urbana, IL
May 18, 1993 - Beta Psi Chapter, Merrimack College, Andover, MA
May 18, 2013 - Delta Beta Chapter, St. Joseph's College, Patchogue, NY
May 19, 1954 - Psi Chapter, Quincy College, Quincy, IL
May 20, 2006 - Gamma Mu Chapter, Clarkson Univ., Potsdam, NY
May 23, 1963 - Alpha Zeta Chapter, The Franciscan Univ. of Steubenville, Steubenville, OH
May 24, 1919 - Gamma Chapter, Ohio State Univ., Columbus, OH
May 29, 1920 - Zeta Chapter, Indiana Univ., Bloomington, IN
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