Alpha Epsilon Phi

About the Chapter:

President: Maddy Kagan,

Recruitment Contact: Jackie Zinn,

Chapter Website:

National Website:

National Founding Date: October 24, 1909, Barnard College

Maryland Founding Date: 1943

Philanthropy: Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation and Sharsheret

Colors: Green and White

Symbol: Columns & Giraffe

Flower: Lily of the Valley

Nickname: AEPhi

Chapter House: 11 Fraternity Row

GPA Requirement: 2.8


Social Media

Twitter: @AEPhiUMD

Instagram: @aephi_umd

Facebook: Alpha Epsilon Phi UMD


Noteworthy Alumnas

  • Erica Hill--CNN News Anchor

  • Lauren Weisberger--Author, The Devil Wears Prada

  • Lillian Copeland--Olympic Gold and Silver medalist

  • Ruth Bader Ginsberg--U.S. Supreme Court Justice


Fun Facts

  1. The official mascot of AEPhi is the giraffe because sisters hold their heads high and have big hearts.

  2. The official motto of Alpha Epsilon Phi is "Many hearts, One purpose".

  3. One of the chapter's signature philanthropy events is Wingman which is held every year.