Delta Zeta

Delta ZetaDelta Zeta (DZ) national sorority founded on October 24, 1902 at Miami University in Oxford, Ohio. Delta Zeta, Iota Theta Chapter at Mansfield University was installed in 1966. On the national level, as well as locally the sorority supports the Painted Turtle, as well as Starkey Hearing Foundation.


The Delta Zeta Creed To the World, I Promise Temperance and Insight and Courage; To Crusade for justice, To seek the truth and defend it always; To those whom my life may touch in slight measure, May I give graciously of what is mine; To my friends, Understanding and appreciation; To those closers one, Love that is ever steadfast; To my mind, Growth; To myself, Faith; That I may walk truly In the light of the Flame.

Date Founded at MU: 1966

National Founding Date: October 24, 1902

Founded: Miami University, Oxford, Ohio

Chapter Affiliation: Iota Theta

Symbol: Roman Lamp

Colors: Rose and Green

Jewel: Diamond

Flower: Pink Killarney Rose

Magazine: The Lamp of Delta Zeta

Inter/National Headquarters: Oxford, Ohio

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