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Kappa Delta

"Let us strive for that which is honorable, beautiful, and highest."


Addresses

Campus, 104 Agnes Roth Dr., Lafayette, LA 70506

States Mailing, P O Box 40465, Lafayette, LA 70504

Kappa Delta Scholarships

Members offered organizational scholarships each year through the Kappa Delta Sorority.

Local Awards

  • 5 Star Chapter 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2014
  • Highest Sorority GPA for Spring 2009, Fall 2009, Spring 2010, Fall 2010, Spring 2011, Fall 2011, Spring 2012, and Spring 2014
  • Spring 2010 Outstanding Graduate for the College of Liberal Arts: Amenah Abdellfattah
  • Spring 2012 Outstanding Senior Award at Ragin' Recognition: Kara Bethard
  • Spring 2012 Outstanding Junior Award at Ragin' Recognition: Lindsey LeJeune
  • Spring 2012 Outstanding Freshman Award at Ragin' Recognition: Madeline Ortte
  • Spring 2014 Outstanding Junior Award at Ragin' Recognition: Madeline Ortte
  • 2008 UL Homecoming Queen - Leslie Saloom
  • 2008 UL Homecoming Court - Megan Broussard, Margo Huval, Sarah Delahoussaye
  • 2010 Ul Homecoming Court - Danika Arenibas and Randi LeBlanc
  • 2010 UL Homecoming Queen - Madeline Ortte
  • Greek Hall of Fame Inductee Beta Class 2011: Emily Ardoin and Randi LeBlanc
  • Greek Hall of Fame Inductee Alpha Class 2010: Lauren Baudoin
  • Greek Woman of the Year 2008
  • Greek Woman of the Year 2010 - Katie Bercegeay
  • 2010-2011 SGA Treasurer: Katie Bercegeay
  • 7 UL Who's Who recipients for the 2009-2010 academic year
  • 2008 - 2nd Place Homecoming Competition
  • 2009 - 1st Place Ragin' Roar
  • 2009 - 2nd Place Homecoming
  • 2010 - 1st Place Homecoming Float and Yell Like Hell Spirit Competition
  • 2013 - 1st Place Homecoming Float and Yell Like Hell Spirit Competition
  • 2014 - First Place Homecoming Float, Yell Like Hell Spirit Competition, and Overall Homecoming Sweepstakes Winners
  • Overall Winner - 2009-2010 Up Til Dawn fundraiser for St. Jude's Hospital
  • 2009 UPC President: Randi LeBlanc
  • 2009 1st Runner Up Miss UL - Brooke Colarrelli
  • 2009 Krewe of Roux Queen - Amenah Abdelfattah
  • Recognized by PCAAcadiana and Second Harvest Food Bank for Philanthropic Endeavors

National Awards

  • Merit Chapter for 30+ years (top 10% of Kappa Delta chapters)
  • Honorable Mention: Top Membership Excellence in New Member Education, Financial Responsibility
  • Philanthropy Award
  • Academic Excellence Award
  • 2011 Council Award (the sorority's highest honor for a collegiate chapter and is given to the group that best fulfills the standards and ideals of Kappa Delta)

Contacts

Chapter President: Sarah Macnamara, ullkdpresident@hotmail.com, 337-349-4249

Chapter Vice President Community Service: Camille Courville, kdcommunityservice@outlook.com

Chapter Advisor: Julie Guilliot, jpguilliot@bellsouth.net

Chapter Facts

  • Installed at USL in 1956
  • One of four Kappa Delta chapters in Louisiana
  • Been recognized as a Merit Chapter (top 10% of Kappa Delta chapters) for 30+ years.
  • Consecutively held above 3.1 Chapter GPA
  • Programs/Achievements: $32,000 for Prevent Child Abuse America and local Prevent Child Abuse Chapter in 2014, Girl Scout troups local volunteer, Orthopedic Research Awards, Up Til Dawn, Relay for Life, Second Harvest Food bank of Greater New Orleans and Acadiana donated $1,700 and 550 lbs of food feeding families, Adopt-a-family, Children's Hospital (Richmond, VA and New Orleans), Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure, Diabetes Walk, NAMI, Buddy Walk, American Heart Association (Heart Walk) Get Your Rear in Gear Fight Against Colon and Rectal Cancer.

Organization Facts

  • Founded: October 23, 1897 at State Female School in Farmville, VA (now Longwood University)
  • Membership: 200,000+ members worldwide, 133 active collegiate chapters, 504 chartered alumnae associations
  • National Headquarters:
    • 3205 Players Lane, Memphis, TN 38125
    • 1-800-536-1897
  • Motto: Let us strive for that which is honorable, beautiful and highest.
  • Colors: Pearl White and Olive Green
  • Symbols: Teddy Bear, Katydid, Nautilus Shell and Dagger.
  • Jewels: Diamond, Emerald and Pearl
  • Flower: White Rose
  • National Philanthropies:
    • Prevent Child Abuse America
    • Children's Hospital (Richmond, VA)
    • Orthopedic Research Awards
    • Girl Scouts of the U.S.A.
  • New Endeavors
    • Stand Up, Stand Out
    • National Women's Friendship Day
    • Dove Campaign for Real Beauty
  • Mission: Kappa Delta inspires its members to reach their potential by offering opportunities for leadership, personal development, academic success, and community service all in context of true friendship.

Recruitment Info

Kappa Delta will be participating in UL Panhellenic Council Fall Recruitment. Please see the Panhellenic Council page for more information.