Gamma Eta Facts

Gamma Eta Sorority, Inc. was founded on October 18, 1995 at the University of Florida. Since then, we have been pursuing academic, professional, and personal excellence through our seven pillars. Here are some quick facts about our diverse sisterhood:

Greek Letters: ΓΗGamma Eta Sorority, Inc. Shield

Pillars of Excellence: Sisterhood, Leadership, Service, Diversity, Strength, Unity, Scholarship

Founding Mothers: Gamma Eta was founded by 18 women: Ilena Camilo​, Claudia Forestieri, Maria Portilla, Marena Ramirez, Vanessa Ramirez, Maria Torres, Giselle Arvelo, Alexa Davila, Ana Del Valle, Vivian Estalella, Beatriz Lugo, Deborah Mazzeo, Diana O’Hara, Diana Ramirez, Adnybel Rosario-Ortiz, Leemarie Ortiz, Joann Schadenfroh, Yahdira Torres

Founder’s Day: October 18Sunflower

Colors: Purple and Teal

Symbols: Sun and Fleur de Lis

Motto: Hoy y Siempre (Today and Always)

Flower: Sunflower

National Philanthropy: Breast Cancer Awareness

National Affiliation: National Multicultural Greek Council