Statements of Positions

Our Statements of Position guide our views on many issues currently relevant in the national Greek community. These views are upheld by the national organization, and Pi Chapter takes pride in implementing them in our own chapter culture.

 

H A Z I N G

Alpha Chi Omega does not condone unkind, undignified or humiliating activities. Members of Alpha Chi Omega must not, and do not, conduct hazing activities. A statement prohibiting hazing and/or demeaning activities is included in our chapter’s bylaws. Alpha Chi Omega considers hazing to be a form of domestic violence.

A L C O H O L   &   D R U G S

Alpha Chi Omega expects members to abide by all federal, state, local and college/university regulations with regard to the use of alcoholic beverages and possession and/or use of any and all illegal drugs. Alcoholic beverages and illegal drugs may not be stored, served or consumed within the chapter house.

B U L L Y I N G

Alpha Chi Omega prohibits acts of harassment or bullying. Alpha Chi Omega members should promote a safe and welcoming environment to its members.

D I S C R I M I N A T I O N

Alpha Chi Omega does not discriminate on the basis of race, ethnicity, color, sexual orientation or religion.  Membership in Alpha Chi Omega is based solely on five membership standards: academic interest, character, financial responsibility, leadership ability, and personal development.

H U M A N   I N D I G N I T Y

Alpha Chi Omega believes that college women should have a positive influence in the direction and achievements of the university community and that all fraternal activities should promote self-worth. Therefore, Alpha Chi Omega does not endorse or support activities that are demeaning in nature and do not respect the dignity of the individual. Further, Pi Chapter provides education to promote positive self-esteem.