Alpha Xi Delta

About the Chapter

President: Gracie Rockefeller,

Recruitment Contact: Rachelle Rikov,

Chapter Website:

National Website:

National Founding Date: April 17, 1983, Lombard College

Maryland Founding Date: 1934 (closed 1993; recolonized 2012)

Philanthropy: Autism Speaks

Colors: Light Blue, Dark Blue and Gold

Symbol: The Quill

Flower: Pink Rose

Nickname: AXiD

Chapter House: 4517 Knox Road

GPA Requirement: 2.5


Social Media

Twitter: @UMDalphaxidelta

Instagram: @umdaxid

Facebook: AXiD UMD

Noteworthy Alumnas

  • Jane Henson--Co-creator of "The Muppets" and UMD alumna

  • Betsey Johnson--Fashion designer

  • Jen Schefft--Bachelorette and author

  • Verna K. Gibson--First woman CEO of a Fortune 500 Company, The Limited

Fun Facts

  1. The only NPC group that has “Xi” in its name

  2. An Alpha Xi Delta wrote the Panhellenic Creed

  3. National organizations have raised over $1,000,000 for Autism Speaks in just 3 years