Start the next Phi Delta Theta chapter

You know that you want to make an impact in college. You want to leave a legacy and launch into a successful career. But it’s sometimes difficult to know where to get started or who will join you. Being the Founder of Phi Delta Theta at your university is the perfect opportunity to make the most of your college experience while building something that will stand the test of time. By starting a chapter of Phi Delta Theta, you will immerse yourself in an organization focused on high moral development, human connection, leadership, and making a positive impact on the world.

If you have interest in starting a chapter of Phi Delta Theta, please fill out the following form, and we will be in contact with you. We also encourage you to review our Guide to Chapter Organization.

Our expansion plans for the future

The Fraternity’s expansion team is always looking to the future to build its expansion calendar. A growing expansion staff allows Phi Delta Theta to take on and succeed at many campuses throughout any given year. Below is a listing of Phi Delta Theta’s current expansion calendar, emerging chapters, and interest groups.

Current Emerging Chapters:

  • Tennessee Theta – East Tennessee State University
  • Ontario Eta – Queen’s University
  • Massachusetts Zeta – University of Massachusetts-Amherst
  • Ohio Theta – University of Cincinnati
  • Connecticut Delta – Eastern Connecticut State University
  • Pennsylvania Theta – Pennsylvania State University
  • Texas Mu – Texas State University
  • Idaho Beta – Boise State University

Interest Groups:

Expansion Calendar:

Fall 2023:

Our recent expansion success is contagious

Over the last decade, Phi Delta Theta has seen one of its largest growth spurts in its history. The combination of great demand and a robust expansion staff has allowed the Fraternity to develop many great new chapters and rebuild closed chapters.


  • Virginia Lambda – George Mason University
  • Louisiana Alpha – Tulane University
  • Texas Eta – Stephen F. Austin State University
  • California Nu – California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo
  • Tennessee Alpha – Vanderbilt University
  • Oklahoma Epsilon – Rogers State University
  • Michigan EtaWestern Michigan University
  • Oregon Alpha – University of Oregon
  • Ohio Beta – Ohio Wesleyan University