Founded: May 15, 1851 at Wesleyan Female College
Motto: We live for each other.
Originally called the Adelphean Society, Alpha Delta Pi is the first secret society for women in the world and forged the way for women in the fraternity system. Founded at Wesleyan College, the first college in the world chartered to grant degrees to women.
Alpha Delta Pi is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive sisterhood that celebrates the identities and lived experiences of its members.
The official colors are light blue and white. Light blue is symbolic of friendship, the basic spirit upon which Alpha Delta Pi is founded. White symbolizes sincerity and truth.