Zeta Tau Alpha

About the Chapter

President: Sophia Romano, ztaiotaomegapresident@gmail.com 

Recruitment Contact: Niya Haynes, niyahayn@gmail.com

Chapter Website: http://umd.zetataualpha.org

National Website: www.zetataualpha.org

National Founding Date: October 15, 1898, Longwood University

Maryland Founding Date: 1990

Philanthropy: Breast Cancer Education and Awareness

Colors: Turquoise Blue and Steel Gray

Symbol: Five-Point Crown

Flower: White Violet

Nickname: Zeta

Chapter House: 12 Fraternity Row

GPA Requirement: 2.8


Social Media

Twitter: @UMDZTA

Instagram: @umdzta

Facebook: Zeta Tau Alpha, University of Maryland

VSCO: @umd-zta

Noteworthy Alums

  • Tanya Snyder--Wife of Redskins' owner Daniel Snyder, founding partner of ZTA and NFL's Think Pink! campaign 

  • Erin Andrews--ESPN sideline reporter, finalist on "Dancing with the Stars"

  • Brigadier General Margaret A. Brewer, U.S.M.C.--First woman general of the United States Marine Corps

Fun Facts

  1. At Zeta Tau Alpha's National Convention in 2018, Iota Omega received Crown Chapter and the Silver National Council Recognition Award. Iota Omega also received the Zeta Pride Award at the ZTA DC/MD Zeta Day in 2019.

  2. ZTA members have distributed more than 19 million ZTA Think Pink ribbons to generate breast cancer awareness, to support breast cancer survivors and to honor those who have lost their lives to the disease.