Motto: Seek the Noblest
Nationally Founded: October 15, 1898
Founded at UW: 1917
Colors: Turquoise Blue and Steel Gray
Flower: White Violet
Philanthropy: Breast Cancer Education and Awareness
Notable Alumnae: Susan Ford Bales (Alpha Upsilon) – Daughter of President Gerald Ford
As Zeta Tau Alpha, our mission is to make a difference in the lives of our members by developing the potential of each individual through innovative programming, which emphasizes leadership development, service to others, academic achievement and continued personal growth for women, with a commitment to friendship and the future based on the sisterhood, values and traditions of the past.