NICKNAME: Chi O
CHAPTER WEBSITE: https://calchiomega.com
ADDRESS: 2421 Piedmont Avenue, Berkeley, CA 94704
NATIONALLY FOUNDED: 1895
FOUNDED AT UC BERKELEY: 1902
BERKELEY CHAPTER: Mu Chapter
COLORS: Cardinal, Straw
SYMBOLS: Skull, Crossbones
MOTTO: Sisters on Purpose
PHILANTHROPY: Make A Wish
MEMBERSHIP POLICIES: Individuals selected for membership have a genuine interest in realizing the Fraternity’s purposes of scholarship, career development, community service, campus activities, friendship, and high standards of personnel. At the heart of our chapter is our diverse sisterhood, which is inclusive of female-identifying students of all racial, religious, and ethnic backgrounds. For additional inquiries reach out to chapter president at firstname.lastname@example.org
ADA ACCESSIBILITY: Being an active member Chi Omega is an option for everyone and anyone. The entire main floor, including our kitchen and common areas, is easily accessible through a ramp in the parking lot of our house, we also have an ADA accessible bathroom on the main floor. Unfortunately, we live in a very old and historic house and the upstairs floors of our house containing the rest of the bedrooms of members are not ADA accessible.
SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITIES: The Golden Mu Scholarship is awarded annually to active members to recognize their contributions to the chapter as well as financial needs. In addition to this chapter-specific scholarship, there are national Chi Omega scholarships available year-round through the Chi Omega Foundation; scholarships are dedicated to a variety of categories, including study abroad, leadership, and specific career fields. We also offer alumnae scholarships after graduation, and hundreds of thousands of dollars are awarded each year.