Hello friends and family, My name is Maggie Bilardo and I am the current President of Alpha Chi Omega. This chapter is made up of some of the most genuine, kind, intelligent, and strong women I have ever met. Whether your daughter is planning on going through Formal Recruitment in January, has just joined, or has been with our chapter for years, I am so thankful to have represent these wonderful women who I have the privilege of calling my sisters.We look forward to creating countless more memories this coming semester, whether that is through weekly service opportunities at the Milwaukee Women’s Center, Monday night viewing parties of The Bachelor at our house, study dates at Raynor and Memorial Libraries, or social events at local Milwaukee venues! Through our four pillars - friendship, leadership, learning, and service - the members of Alpha Chi Omega have achieved a sisterhood like no other, putting your daughter in the best of hands!
Loyally, Maggie Bilardo
Frequently Asked Questions
What are the academic benefits of my daughter joining Alpha Chi Omega? Greek members have, on average, higher GPA's! Marquette's All-Greek GPA of 3.16 is higher than the All-University average of 3.06. Alpha Chi Omega has a Vice President of Intellectual Development who works with all of our members to promote academic interest and growth, and reward those members who exceed in their field of study.
Are there leadership positions for my daughter in Greek Life, and specifically Alpha Chi Omega? Greek members are leaders in their communities and at Marquette! 73% of Greek members at Marquette reported involvement in other campus organizations and 23% serve in campus leadership roles. Nationally, 85% of Fortune 500 executives are Greek affiliated. Alpha Chi Omega offers countless leadership positions in all aspects of the organization as soon your first semester as an active member.
Does Greek Life, and Alpha Chi Omega, value service? Greek members prioritize volunteering! Marquette's Greek community contributed about 6,000 hours of volunteer service in one semester alone! The Marquette Greek Community has also donated over $95,000 this past year to various charities. Alpha Chi Omega ensures that all of its members take an active interest in service and give back to the greater Milwaukee community, especially through our philanthropic efforts to raise awareness about domestic violence.
Does Alpha Chi Omega haze their members? Marquette's Greek Life has a 100% no hazing policy, that if violated will potentially result in suspension or removal of a chapter on campus. Alpha Chi Omega takes this policy very seriously and would never violate our sisterhood with blatant acts of disrespect that could threaten our chapter.
How do I stay informed about what my daughter is doing in Alpha Chi Omega? Come visit us for our parents weekend! We have one every fall and every spring filled with fun activities with your little Alpha Chi Omega. Or sign up for our Newsletter below to stay informed on new Alpha Chi Omega information.