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Delta Zeta

Chapter Nick Name: Dee Zee
Mascot: Turtle
Colors: Pink and Green
Flower: Pink Killarney Rose
Philanthropy: Speech and Hearing; Knoxville Center for the Deaf
National Founding: 1902
UT Founding: 1933
UT Website :http://deltazetautk.com

Chapter Average Fall 2013 GPA: 3.08
Chapter Average New Member GPA from Fall 2012: 2.93
Number of Community Service Hours in 2012:
5,876
Dollar Amount Donated to Philanthropy in 2012: $3,429

Chapter Judicial Incidents in the Past 3 years: none
Chapter Standing at the University of Tennessee: good standing

Chapter President: Megan O'Hare
House Director: Caroline Roberts
Number of Organization Alumni Advisors: 7

Recommendation Letter for Recruitment: 1 Required
Mailing Address for Recommendation Letters: 3018 Morgan Hill Circle Knoxville, TN 37916
Minimum GPA Requirement for Recruitment: 3.0 for entering freshman; 3.0 for current college students

Delta Zeta and its members focus on four important attributes: sisterhood, high academic standards, philanthropy and friendship. Delta Zetas are involved all over campus participating in: Student Government Association, Student Alumni Association, The Trust, Campus Crusade, Student Senate, Intramural Sports, UT Dance Company, Freshman Council, Vol Hostess and Honor Societies such as Order of Omega and Phi Eta Sigma, as well as many other organizations. Each year Delta Zeta holds a live auction benefitting Tennessee School for the Deaf and a Parents Tailgate before a UT football game. DZ also participates in ACE events, such as Homecoming, All-Sing, Carnius, and Vol Challenge, as well as Relay for Life, Dance Marathon, other sorority and fraternity philanthropic events, and volunteer projects on campus and all over the Knoxville Community. Some fun events Delta Zeta sponsors every year are spring and fall Parentís Weekends, sisterhood retreats, mixers, Date Parties and Formals. DZ also provides opportunities for academic and financial scholarships. The sisters of Delta Zeta hold high standards for themselves and enjoy helping others while having fun at the same time.

**The cost information provided below is listed per semester. This information has been collected by each chapter and is an estimate for the 2013-14 academic year.

  New Member 1st Semester New Member 2nd Semester Member Living in Chapter House Member Not Living in Chapter House
HOUSING
Rent
$2,625
Meal Plan
$144
$144
$1,580
$610
Meals per Week
1
1
12
4
 
SORORITY DUES
Chapter Dues
$400
$400
$400
$400
House Fee
$538
$538
$388
$388
 
ONE-TIME FEES
New Member Dues
$283
 
TOTALS PER SEMESTER
$1,365
$1,082
$4,993
$1,398