Phi Mu Sorority

Rho Eta Chapter

Phi Mu Women's Fraternity is a women's organization which provides personal and academic development, service to others, commitment to excellence and lifelong friendship through a shared tradition. Phi Mu promotes vibrant living, encouraging members to achieve their personal best. Phi Mu Fraternity is a vibrant values-based women's organization. Our purpose is found in the principles of love, honor, and truth. We vigorously pursue the interests and purpose of women on collegiate campuses and in our communities. We are lively directing our energies toward ideas bigger than ourselves. We build one another up toward achieving our personal best. The promise of our mutual efforts is a lifetime of sisterhood. We are individuals, leaders, and friends. We give and serve. We are Phi Mu.

Members of Phi Mu in front of the Phi Mu house

Sorority Facts

Nickname: Phi Mu

Motto: Les Soeurs Fideles. (The Faithful Sisters.)

Colors: Rose and White

Symbol/Mascot: Barbed quatrefoil / Sir Fidel (The Lion)

Flower: Rose-colored, enchantress, carnation


The executive board of Phi Mu posing at a fountain on campus.

More Facts

Founded Nationally: January 4th, 1852 at Wesleyan College

Founded at GVSU: December 6th, 2008

National Philanthropy: Children's Miracle Network

Local Philanthropy: Helen DeVos Children's Hospital

National Publication: The Aglaia

Principles/Values: Love, Honor, and Truth

Fraternity & Sorority Life is a part of the Office of Student Life, which is a department of the Division of Student Affairs of Grand Valley State University.

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