Chapter History


The Delta Sigma chapter was founded at the University of Tennessee in 1923. Our chapter is home to distinguished Deltas such as Dixie Carter, Peyton Wright Lambton, and Ellie Holcomb. Delta Sigma began as a local chapter called Alpha Lambda. 

Delta Delta Delta has a long-standing tradition at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. Our Delta Sigma chapter has more than 300 members. Our members are truly involved in all areas of campus life, excelling in academics, leadership and campus involvement.

It continues to be the highest fundraising chapter of all Greek organizations at the University of Tennessee annually. In the 2021-2022 school year, Delta Sigma raised $114,227.09 for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. Additionally, Delta Sigma ranked fourth in academics in the Panhellenic Community for the Spring 2022 semester.