The international spread of COVID-19 in our communities has shuttered most of the colleges and Universities and changed the daily routines of all Zeta Psi members worldwide. Zeta Psi is committed to supporting our chapters, individual members, and communities in any way possible during this emergency.
Please reference this page for general recommendations on chapter operations, but above all else be sure to follow specific advisories issued by your campus or local, state/province, and national health authorities. Thank you for everything you are doing to help “flatten the curve.”
Update for 04/15:
Active Chapter Operations
- Active chapters are meeting via video conference on a regular basis and are expected to continue these interactions past the end of the normal academic year. New members should be fully integrated into chapter operations.
- As the academic period draws to a close, members are encouraged to focus on their studies.
- We encourage chapters to support each other through regular contact while maintaining physical distancing in accordance with government recommendations.
- While many activities have been disrupted, there are still ongoing opportunities for brotherhood, academics, service, recruitment, and career guidance/mentoring.
- Reports, roster updates, and fees were due on April 15. If any deliverable is outstanding, please work with the International Headquarters to get it completed.
- Chapters should be reworking their fall plans continually as new information becomes available.
Elder Chapter Operations
- Elder Chapters are encouraged to meet regularly for social or business matters via video conference.
- Elder Chapters should welcome graduating seniors into the Elder Chapter.
- IHQ Staff are all working. Chapter leaders are encouraged to reach out via Basecamp.
- All staff travel is suspended and all chapter visits have been completed.
- The International Headquarters building in Pearl River, NY is closed to visitors until further notice.
- The 173rd Annual Convention in Seattle is canceled. All registrations have been refunded. We are planning to conduct many of the traditional activities remotely, including annual meetings of the Zeta Psi Educational Foundation and Zeta Psi Fraternity.
- CDC COVID-19 Statement
- Canada Health COVID-19 Statement
- Johns Hopkins Live COVID-19 Map
- List of US College Closures
Questions or Resource Requests
Chapter Officers and Elders — Please post a message on your chapter basecamp, if you have access. If you do not have access to Basecamp, please contact: