Daily Sorority Spotlight: Chi Omega


Chi Omega — ΧΩ

National Site:
Founded: April 5, 1895 at University of Arkansas
Founders: Ina May Boles, Jean Vincenheller, Jobelle Holcombe, Alice Simonds, and Dr. Charles Richardson
Color(s): Cardinal, Straw
Mascot: Owl


Symbol: Skull and Crossbones
Flower: White Carnation
Jewel: Pearl, Diamond
Philanthropy: Make-A-Wish Foundation
Mission Statement: “Chi Omega is an intergenerational women’s organization forever committed to our founding purposes: Friendship, personal integrity, service to others, academic excellence and intellectual pursuits, community and campus involvement, personal and career development.”
Notable Alumni: Actress Angela Kinsey, E! Correspondent Catt Sadler, Actress Lucy Liu, US Senator Blanche Lincoln, Author Harper Lee, Astronaut Susan J. Helms

The following material is compiled from the provided information on the Chi Omega national website as of August 3, 2015. If there is missing or incorrect information, please notify us as well as your national headquarters to make the necessary revision.

US Chapters:

Auburn University, Birmingham-Southern College, Huntington College, Samford University, Troy University, University of Alabama, University of Montevallo, University of South Alabama

Arizona State University, Northern Arizona University, University of Arizona

Arkansas State University, University of Arkansas, University of Arkansas Little Rock

California State Polytechnic University Pomona, Cal Poly State University San Luis Obispo, Stanford University, University of California Berkeley, University of California Davis, University of California Los Angeles, University of California San Diego

Colorado State University, University of Denver, University of Colorado

Quinnipiac University, Sacred Heart University

University of Delaware

District of Columbia
American University, The George Washington University

Florida Gulf Coast University, Florida State University, Rollins College, University of Central Florida, University of Florida, University of Miami, University of South Florida

Mercer University, Oglethorpe University, University of Georgia, University of West Georgia, Valdosta State University

Bradley University, DePaul University, Illinois State University, Loyola University Chicago, Northwestern University, University of Illinois, Western Illinois University

Ball State University, Hanover College, Indiana State University, Indiana University, Purdue University, Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology, University of Evansville, Valparaiso University

Iowa State University, University of Iowa

Emporia State University, Kansas State University, University of Kansas

Eastern Kentucky University, Morehead State University, Transylvania University, University of Kentucky, Western Kentucky University, University of Louisville

Centenary College of Louisiana, Louisiana State University, McNeese State University, Tulane University

University of Maine

Babson College, Tufts University, University of Massachusetts, Worcester Polytechnic University

Adrian College, Hillsdale College, Michigan State University, University of Michigan, Western Michigan University

University of Minnesota

Millsaps College, Mississippi State University, University of Mississippi, University of Southern Mississippi

Culver-Stockton College, Missouri University of Science and Technology, University of Missouri Columbia, University of Missouri Kansas City, Washington University, William Woods University

Montana State University


University of Nebraska Lincoln, University of Nebraska Omaha

New Hampshire
University of New Hampshire

New Mexico
Eastern New Mexico University, New Mexico State University, University of New Mexico

New York
St. Lawrence University, University of Rochester

North Carolina
Appalachian State University, Duke University, East Carolina University, Queens University, North Carolina State University, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, University of North Carolina Charlotte, University of North Carolina Greensboro, University of North Carolina Wilmington, Wake Forest University, Wingate University

Bowling Green State University, John Carroll University, Kent State University, Marietta College, Miami University, Ohio State University, Ohio University, University of Cincinnati, University of Dayton, University of Toledo

East Central University, Oklahoma State University, University of Oklahoma, University of Tulsa

Oregon State University, University of Oregon

Bucknell University, Franklin & Marshall College, Gettysburg College, Thiel College, University of Pennsylvania, University of Pittsburgh, Villanova University

Rhode Island
University of Rhode Island

South Carolina
Clemson University, College of Charleston, Furman University, University of South Carolina, Winthrop University

South Dakota
South Dakota State University

Baylor University, Midwestern State University, Southern Methodist University, Stephen F. Austin State University, Texas A&M University, Texas A&M University Commerce, Texas Christian University, Texas State University, Texas Tech University, University of Houston, University of North Texas, University of Texas, West Texas A&M University

Austin Peay State University, Middle Tennessee State University, Rhodes College, Union University, University of Tennessee, University of Tennessee Chattanooga, University of Tennessee Martin, Vanderbilt University

University of Utah

College of William and Mary, George Mason University, Roanoke College, University of Virginia, Virginia Tech, Washington & Lee University

University of Washington, Washington State University

West Virginia
West Liberty University, West Virginia University

Carroll University, Carthage College, University of Wisconsin Madison

University of Wyoming


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