Alpha Chi Omega

About the Chapter:

President: Amie Carlson,

Recruitment Contact: Ella Burroughs,

Chapter Website:

National Website:

National Founding Date: Oct. 15, 1885, DePauw University

Maryland Founding Date: 1937 (recolonized 1948)

Philanthropy: Domestic Violence Awareness

Colors: Scarlet Red and Olive Green

Symbol: Lyre

Flower: Scarlet Carnation

Nickname: AChiO or Alpha Chi

Chapter House: 4525 College Avenue

GPA Requirement: 2.8


Social Media:

Instagram: @UMDAXO

Facebook: Alpha Chi Omega UMD


Noteworthy Alumnas

  • Atoosa Rubenstein--Editor and Chief of Seventeen magazine

  • Condoleezza Rice--Former U.S. Secretary of State

Fun Facts

  1. Winner of the first ever Alpha Chi Omega Innovation Award

  2. Alpha Chi Omega has members from 15 different states and two different countries

  3. In 2017, Alpha Chi Omega and Delta Sigma Phi raised over $13,000 at their philanthropy gala Night of the Carnation