Who We Are

Alpha Sigma Tau is a community of like-minded women who use our Sisterhood's values to guide our behaviors, decisions, and actions on a daily basis. Here are a few key parts of what Alpha Sigma Taus stand for:

Our mission

Alpha Sigma Tau empowers women to excel in life.

Our vision

Invest in women by instilling the skills necessary to navigate life, and inspire members to enrich their own lives and the lives of others.

Our core values

  • Intellect – The pursuit and cultivation of knowledge, wisdom, and culture.
  • Excellence – Always seek to perform at the highest level; have a disdain for mediocrity; create and take advantage of opportunities to excel.
  • Graciousness – Embody kindness, generosity of spirit, charm, tact, courtesy, and authenticity in all we do.
  • Respect – The highest level of esteem for the worth of ourselves, Sisters, Ritual, and community.
  • Connections – Build and maintain meaningful, sincere, and lasting relationships with our Sisters, our alma mater, and our community.

Our symbols

  • Colors – emerald green and gold
  • Symbol – anchor
  • Flower – yellow rose
  • Jewel – white pearl

Creed of Alpha Sigma Tau

As a member of Alpha Sigma Tau,
I believe in the permanence and loveliness of its ideals.
I believe in the values of friendship and fidelity to purpose.
I believe in the fulfillment of self and will strive to contribute my share to the progress of mankind.
I believe in cultivating beauty of spirit and graciousness of living in all my contacts with others.
I believe that faithfulness to these ideals will help me to live joyously and valiantly.