Zeta Tau Alpha

Zeta Tau Alpha was founded in 1898 at Longwood University in Farmville, VA

Values: Being Rather Than Seeming, Humility, Leadership, Lifelong Learning, Love, Loyalty & Commitment, Responsibility, Seeking Understanding That We Might Gain True Wisdom, Service & Philanthropy

Colors: Turquoise Blue and Steel Grey

Symbols: Five-pointed Crown and Strawberries

Flower: White Violet

Motto: Seek The Noblest

Social Media: @umdzta


Unique Fact

ZTA's overall chapter GPA is a 3.82, they have 100% of their members involved in a student organization outside of ZTA, and ZTA has over 40 leadership opportunities. They continue to receive the Zeta Tau Alpha Crown Chapter Award.


Zeta Tau Alpha's national philanthropy is Breast Cancer Education and Awareness.  One in eight women in the U.S. will be diagnosed with breast cancer in her lifetime, so this cause is personal. Breast cancer touches many lives. Through local and national partnerships, campus and communities initiative,s and the distribution of millions of pink ribbons since 1992, ZTA collegiate and alumnae members are dedicated to their philanthropy. By spreading the message of breast cancer education and awareness, ZTA sisters are determined to diminish this disease.