Below is a Convention schedule and detailed information about each day and events.

Wednesday, July 3

National Convention registration will open at 3:30 p.m. along with the Marketplace. Alpha Xi Delta’s 53rd National Convention will kick off officially at 7 p.m. with our Celebration of Sisterhood banquet. This event is a seated dinner where we'll take chapter roll call and you'll sit with your chapter Sisters. We ask that everyone please wear some form of light blue, dark blue and/or gold to this event to showcase our pride for Alpha Xi Delta!

3:30 p.m.                           Registration and Marketplace Open

7:00 - 9:00 p.m.              Celebration of Sisterhood Banquet


Thursday, July 4

This first full-day of Convention will get started with Initiation and Delegate Orientation, with the National Chapter meeting following. We will start the official business of the Fraternity with our first National Chapter Meeting, which will feature The State of the Fraternity. Take some time in the afternoon to enjoy Seattle on Independence Day and then round out the day with our Sisterhood Social event at the Museum of Pop Culture.

8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.      Chapter Eternal Memorial Chapel Hours/Marketplace Hours

9:00 - 9:30 a.m.                 Delegate Orientation

10:00 - 11:00 a.m.            Initiation

11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.    National Chapter Meeting

1:00 - 7:00 p.m.                 Free time to explore Seattle/Lunch on your own/Dinner on your own

7:30 - 9:30 p.m.                 Sisterhood Social at the Museum of Pop Culture

Friday, July 5

Light It Up Blue at the Philanthropy Breakfast at 8:30 a.m. where we will celebrate our partnership with Autism Speaks. After breakfast, we'll launch into a day full of programming and advisor training. We will wrap up the day by celebrating the amaXIng work of our chapters and associations with a dessert reception and Awards Celebration.

8:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.       Marketplace Hours

8:30 - 10:00 a.m.               Philanthropy Breakfast

10:15 - 11:45 a.m.             General Session with Aaron Moore

12:00 - 1:00 p.m.              Lunch on your own

1:15 - 6:00 p.m.                 Education Sessions and Advisor Training

6:00 - 8:00 p.m.                 Dinner on your own

8:00 - 10:00 p.m.              Awards Celebration (Dessert Reception)

10:00 - 11:00 p.m.            Pop-Ins Q&A


Saturday, July 6

The last day of Convention will be full of Fraternity business and opportunities for growth through a wide variety of education sessions. Once business is complete, get dressed in your cocktail attire for our beloved Rose Banquet that will begin in the early evening. The 2019-2021 National Council will be installed at this banquet, and you will be the first to know where our 2021 National Convention will be located!

8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.       Marketplace Hours

8:30 - 9:30 a.m.                 General Session with Lane McLelland and Dr. Kat Gillan

9:50 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.    Education Sessions

12:00 - 2:00 p.m.              Lunch on your own

2:00 - 4:00 p.m.                 National Chapter Meeting

5:30 - 6:30 p.m.                Cocktail Reception

6:30 - 10:00 p.m.              Rose Banquet


Alpha Xi Delta holds National Convention every two years. This meeting serves as the time for conducting national chapter business and provides an opportunity for interaction between alumnae and collegiate members.

Each National Convention includes a number of educational and leadership sessions for collegiate and alumnae attendees and is a time for Sisters to bond while creating fun-filled memories. All Alpha Xi Deltas are welcome to attend. 


T: 317-872-3500


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