Alpha Xi Delta

Sigma at University of Iowa

Chapter History

The Sigma Chapter of Alpha Xi Delta was founded June 12th, 1912 at The University of Iowa.


Fun Facts:

Alpha Xi Delta has 112 collegiate chapters and 1 colony
Alpha Xi Delta has over 100 alumnae associations
Alpha Xi Delta has 150,000 initiated members


Sigma Chapter Fun Facts: 

Alpha Xi Delta is the 5th oldest continuously open chapter at the University of Iowa
Sigma Chapter is the 12th oldest Alpha Xi Delta chapter
Alpha Xi Delta has called 114 E. Fairchild St. home since 1928
Olive Torgeson Wagner (Sigma) served as Alpha Xi Delta's National President from 1939-1941
Sigma Chapter has initiated nearly 2,000 sisters into the chapter
The 100,000th sister initiated into the Alpha Xi Delta sisterhood was a member of Sigma Chapter
Sigma Chapter marked its Centennial Anniversary in 2012