Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.

Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. Quick Facts

National Founding January 1, 1913 at Howard University, D.C.
Local Founding December 8, 2002 as the Tau Kappa Chapter
Motto “Intelligence is the torch of wisdom”
Philanthropic Cause American Heart Association's Go Red for Women Campaign
National Organization
Nickname The Knock-Owt Chapter
Colors Crimson and Creme
Flower The Violet
Symbol Fortitude

2017 Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. Chapter Statistics

Overall Binder Score: 151/215 - 73%
View a detailed explanation of the standards process.

Category Academic Achievement Chapter Operations Leadership Development Programming Risk Reduction House Management Philanthropy & Service
Points Received 17.5/30 32/35 22/25 20/27 25/30 11/11 11/32
Percentage 58.3% 91.4% 88% 74% 83.3% 100% 34.3%

2017 Presentation

Score: 18.5/25

Academic Achievement

  • Require all active members to maintain/have a 2.75 GPA.

Leadership Development

  • Chapter leadership has worked to implement Transition periods and membership/Eboard retreats.

Risk Reduction

  • 3 Members are currently CPR and/or Lifeguard certified.

Philanthropy & Service

  • Chapter worked closely with TASK (the Trenton Area Soup Kitchen).

Chapter Operations

  • Chapter will turn their focus/goals to updating their constitution/bylaws and creating a better financial tracking system for the coming academic year.


  • Chapter worked with the Trenton Area Soup Kitchen to hosted and make donations through their “wrapped to give back” program.

House Management

  • At least two members have always lived in the chapter’s designated Greek spaces.

2017 Chapter Academics

Spring 2017 Chapter GPA Fall 2017 Chapter GPA Spring 2017 New Member GPA Fall 2017 New Member GPA
2.02 3.32 N/A 3.49

Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. Contact Information

Chapter President: Amira Davis
Primary Advisor: Joan Ceasar/ Sheena Howard
Community Assistant: Bianca Rodriguez or Jasmin Harrell

Chapter Violations

2017 Chapter Code of Conduct Violations 0
2016 Chapter Code of Conduct Violations 0
2015 Chapter Code of Conduct Violations 0
2014 Chapter Code of Conduct Violations 0
2013 Chapter Code of Conduct Violations 0
Activity and Club Category 
Fraternities & Sororities, Recognized Fraternities and Sororities