college experience can be full of ups and downs. Having close
friends by your side during these moments, celebrating and sharing in
your experiences, is just one of the benefits of our sisterhood.
The ties of sisterhood are unique, run deep, and last a lifetime.
From Bid Day forward, our new sisters are welcomed into our close bond.
Our hope is to show you these moments that bond Alpha Delta Pi sisters
and make us a singular breed of women. Our open motto, “We
Live For Each Other” is the very foundation of ΑΔΠ sisterhood.
The Zeta Chapter of Alpha Delta Pi has a unique individuality thanks
to the fabulous women that it brings together in the halls of
Stages of Membership
ΑΔΠ never refers to its newest members as “pledges.” They are Alphas, the Greek word for beginning.
Each Alpha sister gets a big sister, called a Diamond Sister.
Many ΑΔΠ sisters feel that their Diamond Sister is one of their closest
friends in the chapter. A chain of Diamond Sisters forms a
Diamond Family, a tight-knit unit of sisterly love. Diamond
Families get together for lunches and dinners to celebrate different
occasions and help guide our sisters through the different stages of
Our initiated collegiate sisters are referred to as Delta
sisters. As a Delta member, sisters continue to develop the bonds
of sisterhood through the many events of ΑΔΠ. As you look around
the Southwestern campus, you’ll see ΑΔΠ sisters in leadership positions
in various organizations and volunteering on campus and in the
Alumnae sisters, or Pi members, express their love for ΑΔΠ by
continuing to volunteer their time for individual chapters and through
alumnae associations. ΑΔΠ alumnae truly live the vow of lifelong
sisterhood and graciously pass their legacy onto us, the future
generation of Alpha Delta Pi.
Sisters working in the Southwestern garden.
ADPi love at the beach!
A Diamond Family at retreat.