About Sigma Lambda Upsilon

Sigma Lambda Upsilon/Señoritas Latinas Unidas Sorority, Inc., was founded on December 1, 1987 at Binghamton University as an organization that would provide sisterhood and support while also promoting academic achievement, service to the community, leadership, and cultural enrichment.


Sigma Lambda Upsilon crest.

Quick Facts

  • Official Name: Sigma Lambda Upsilon/Señoritas Latinas Unidas Sorority, Incorporated
  • Nickname: Sigma Lambdas, Señoritas
  • Founding Institution: Binghamton University
  • Founding Date: December 1, 1987
  • Founding Mothers: Hermana Cynthia Santiago, Hermana Adriana Zamora, Hermana Carmen Ibeth Garcia-Quiñones, and Hermana Carol Elizabeth Torres
  • Sorority Colors: Red, Black, Silver and Gold
  • Mascot: Black Persian Cat with Gold Eyes
  • Flower: Red Pansy with Gold and Black
  • Jewel: Black Pearl
  • Motto: Hasta La Muerte
  • National Website: sigmalambdaupsilon.org
  • Instagram: @slu_alphaphi