Guiding Principles

PURPOSE

“It shall be the purpose of this fraternal organization to form a close social and fraternal union of those of similar ideals and to foster, maintain and instill such ideals in the hearts of its members as will result in actions worthy of the highest precepts of true womanhood, democracy and humanity.”

-Sigma Delta Tau National Bylaws, Article I, Section 2


MOTTO

“Patriae Multae Spes Una” – One Hope of Many People


MISSION STATEMENT

Sigma Delta Tau empowers each member to reach her fullest potential by enriching the experience of women with similar ideals, building lasting relationships, promoting civic responsibility and fostering personal growth.


VALUES

Individuality: Enable each member to be her authentic self by building leadership and personal skills for academic and professional success.

Connection: Create meaningful relationships.

Engagement: Participate in a lifetime experience through the special bond of sisterhood.

Community: Build purposeful partnerships to enhance the goals of the Sorority and instill a sense of philanthropy.