BECOMING A MEMBER
Membership in Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Incorporated - Sigma Omicron Zeta Chapter enriches the lives of its members while fostering lasting relationships. Our members dedicate themselves to upholding the principles and values of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Incorporated in our everyday lives through Scholarship, Service, Sisterhood, and Finer Womanhood. Our mission is to collectively work together to increase membership, serve the community, inspire higher education and let our Zeta Light shine.
Although membership in Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc. is by invitation only, we encourage interested women with a track record of community service and in possession of a baccalaureate degree to contact a chapter in your local area for more information. The required way to show formal interest in membership is attendance at the Informational Interest Meeting hosted by Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc. Attendance at the Informational Interest Meeting does not guarantee that an invitation to membership will be extended. We encourage interested women who possess a baccalaureate degree or higher and actively participate in community service to contact us regarding membership.
If you are considering membership, we encourage you to become familiar with Zeta’s Policy Against Hazing. You are never required to participate in hazing activities to become a member of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc. In fact, members of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc. and women who are interested in membership are prohibited from engaging in conduct that violates the Policy Against Hazing.
Women who do not have a college degree, but wish to support Zeta’s community service initiatives may qualify for membership in the Zeta Amicae (uh-MEE-kī) auxiliary group.
Any current member of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Incorporated may transfer her membership from an existing undergraduate or graduate chapter to Sigma Omicron Zeta.
Effective July 1st, 2020, the Sorority is using a membership portal to help facilitate transfers and payment of fees at the National, Regional, and State level. Request a transfer card from your current chapter and then visit http://support.zetamemberservices.org/ to get started!
Any member of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Incorporated who has been inactive for over two (2) years may reactivate her membership in Sigma Omicron Zeta.
Effective July 1st, 2020, the Sorority is using a membership portal to help facilitate reclamation and payment of fees at the National, Regional, and State level. Members seeking reclamation must complete the reclamation form found at http://reclaim.zetamemberservices.org/ to get started!
Questions regarding membership should be directed to: SOZvpmembership@gmail.com.