Delta Phi Epsilon Quick Facts
National Founding: March 17, 1917 at NYU Law School, NY
Local Founding: May 13, 1962 as the Delta Sigma Chapter
Motto: "Esse Quam Videri" or "To Be Rather than to Seem To Be"
Philanthropic Causes: Cystic Fibrosis and Anorexia Nervosa and Associated Disorders
National Organization:
Nickname: D Phi E or Deepher
Colors: Royal Purple and Pure Gold
Flower: The Lovely Purple Iris
Symbol: Equilateral Triangle
Mascot: The Unicorn

2015 Delta Phi Epsilon Chapter Statistics
Overall Chapter Score- 78.9%
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Academic Achievement- 39.1% (9/23)

  • Implemented a pearl pals system
  • Study hours were based on GPA of sisters in order to help improve struggling members

Chapter Operations- 73.5% (25/34)

  • Chapter held exec retreats each semester
  • They won a recruitment award from the Northeast Greek Leadership Association.

Leadership Development- 90.9% (30/33)

  • Chapter attended the EngageU series offered by their International Headquarters

Programming- 84.3% (27/32)

  • Chapter held annual Haunted House and ANAD Vigil for their philanthropies
  • Deepher Dude raised money for Cystic Fibrosis

Risk Reduction- 95.4% (21/22)

  • Chapter focused on stress relief, alcohol awareness, and safer sex initiatives and programs

House Management- 100% (16/16)

  • New flooring was completed in the downstairs lounge in the chapter house

Presentation Score- 72% (18/25)

2015 Chapter Academics

  • Spring 2015 Chapter GPA: 2.983
  • Fall 2015 Chapter GPA: 3.112
  • Spring 2015 New Member GPA: 2.839
  • Fall 2015 New Member GPA: 2.714

Delta Phi Epsilon Contact Information
Chapter President: Paishants DePalma
Primary Advisor: Tricia Carlin
House Manager: Alexa Baliski

Chapter Violations

  • 2015 Chapter Code of Conduct Violations = 0
  • 2014 Chapter Code of Conduct Violations = 0
  • 2013 Chapter Code of Conduct Violations = 0
  • 2012 Chapter Code of Conduct Violations = 1
    *Sanctions based on September 20, 2012 fire safety violation- sanctions complete
    - Monetary Fine
Activity and Club Category 
Fraternities & Sororities, Recognized Fraternities and Sororities