NICKNAME: Pi Phi
MISSION: Promote friendship, develop women of intellect and integrity, cultivate leadership potential and enrich lives through community service.
NATIONALLY FOUNDED: April 28, 1867
FOUNDED AT UW: January 5, 1907
COLORS: Wine and silver blue
FLOWER: Wine Carnation
PHILANTHROPY: Read Lead Achieve Program, Champions are Leaders, Pi Beta Phi Foundation
NOTABLE ALUMNI: Barbara Bush (Texas Eta), Grace Coolidge (Vermont Beta), Jennifer Garner (Ohio Eta)
Pi Beta Phi was founded on April 28, 1867, at Monmouth College in Monmouth, Illinois. It was the first established Fraternity for women. Every day, the women of Pi Beta Phi strive to live out the Pi Phi Core Values of integrity, lifelong commitment, honor and respect, personal and intellectual growth, philanthropic service to others, and sincere friendship.