Wilson Hall at James Madison University
Chapter Information
Chapter Designation Eta Kappa
Council Interfraternity Council
Founding Year 1856
Year Established at JMU 1972
Current President Matt Lochli
President's Email
New Member Dues
Current Member Dues
Theta Chi on Facebook Theta Chi's website
Philanthropy and Service
Total Volunteer Hours Hours Per Member Total Dollars Raise Dollars Raised Per Member
1,273 21 $1,030.00 $16.89
New Members Active Members Total Members
9 52 61
New Member GPA Active Member GPA Organization GPA
2.504 2.787 2.744


2019 Excellence Awards

Member Development

Academic Achievement
Philanthropy and Service

2019 Most Improved Fraternity

2017 Excellence Awards

Outstanding New Member ‑ Max Garris

Outstanding Executive Member ‑ Edward Curran III

Member Development

Philanthropy Work

The Kyle Charvat Foundation | The National Bone Marrow Registry | The Foundation Chapter of Theta Chi Fraternity, Inc. | The Lee Iaccoca Foundation | The Starlight Children’s Foundation | ReMIND


Truth, Temperance, and Tolerance

Organizational Status

Current Status: On Probation

Conduct Process: Formal Investigation
Date(s) of Incident: 03-01-2023
Date of Resolution: 04-21-2023
Finding(s) of Responsibility:
Abuse of Process; Alcohol; Hazing;

Disciplinary Probation with once-a-month review meetings with a FSL staff member, headquarters staff member, and the President and/or designated executive team member(s) in attendance on chapter progress on stewarding chapter culture change and growth/maintenance of non-hazing new member practices; Through Spring 2025. New Member Experience workshop series conducted collaboratively by Theta Chi headquarters staff and JMU FSL staff; with 80-90% chapter attendance (provide proof of completion to FSL office); due May 4, 2023. Membership Review conducted by Theta Chi headquarters staff; done by August 1, 2023. Confrontation and Accountability Workshop conducted by Theta Chi headquarters staff in conjunction with holding the Marshal and Marshal committee accountable through that process; with 80-90% chapter attendance (provide proof of completion to FSL office); due September 15, 2023. Completion of all additional Theta Chi headquarters requirements. Provide proof of completion to FSL staff.

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