Lambda Theta Alpha Latin Sorority, Inc.

In December of 1975, Lambda Theta Alpha Latin Sorority, Inc. was founded at Kean University in New Jersey, and is recognized as the first and largest Latin Sorority in the nation. In January of 2010, LTA became an official collegiate partner to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, becoming the first individual Latino Greek organization to commit fully to the hospital's efforts. LTA has pledged to raise awareness about childhood cancer and St. Jude in the Latin community, as well as raise funds for the hospital through a variety of events and programs. The purpose of Lambda Theta Alpha is to provide a sisterhood based on Unity, Love, and Respect. To develop strong leaders who will provide and practice political, social, and cultural activities. Promote unity through charitable and educational programs, as well as maintain a higher standard of learning and serve as a voice for all students.

Message from the Chapter President

Coming Soon!

President: Ciana Lopes

Expectations of Excellence Standings

Chapter GPA 3.241 3.347
New Member GPA 3.169 N/A
Dollars Raised $1,075.00 $695.00
Total Volunteer Hours 203.5 124.5
Overall Chapter Status Navy Navy
Semester Spring 2023 Fall 2023
Updated: January 2024

Quick Facts

Year Established at UConn: 1992
Chapter Name: Kappa
Nickname: LTA
Colors: Burgundy and Grey
Symbol: Pearls, Seashell, Palm Trees and Lady on the Moon
Philanthropy: St. Jude Children's Research Hospital; Hole in the Wall Gang Camp
Motto: "Latin by Tradition, Not by Definition"
Signature Event: LTA Greek Showcase

Chapter Awards


IGC Awards:

-2022 Outstanding Greek Senior - Alessandra Pinedo-2022 Greek of the Year - Kaitlyn Campos-2021 Organization that Bounced Back from COVID-19-2021 Most Active Social Media Presence- 2021 Most Creative Instagram Stories-2021 Greek President of the Year - Christine Jorquera- 2021 Outstanding Greek Scholar - Maria Baratau- 2021 Emerging Greek Leader of the Year - Ciana Lopes- 2020 - Most Involved Chapter in the Community- 2020 - Outstanding Greek President - Katerine Santiago- 2020 - Outstanding Greek Scholar - Alessandra Pinedo- 2020 - Most Active Social Media Presence

-2019 - Greek of the Year - Karina Soto


Chapter Contact Information

Instagram: @LTA_Kappa 

Local Website

National Website

Organizational Conduct History

No findings of responsibility.