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Councils & Organizations

The Office of Sorority & Fraternity life works with more than 40 registered student organizations at the University, advises 4 governing councils, and assists organizations in developmental areas. At the University of Tennessee, nearly 5,000 students and approximately 22% of the undergraduate population are members of our fraternal organizations.

Each respective council is self-governed by student leaders, and they host programs and opportunities for the member organizations to thrive and reach their potential on campus.

Unsure which council is right for you? Review each council’s information provided below or contact the Fraternity and Sorority Life staff for additional assistance.

Interfraternity Council

The Interfraternity Council (IFC) at UT is composed of over 21 men’s fraternities. The IFC community is over 140 years old, and is proud of its strong tradition of having quality men’s fraternities. Many of the IFC fraternities receive annual awards from their national or international organizations for being among the best in the nation with their programming, academics, philanthropy, and leadership development.

Visit the IFC website to learn more about the council and its organizations.

Hosted IFC Organizations

Alpha Epsilon Pi Alpha Gamma Rho Alpha Tau Omega
Beta Theta Pi Beta Upsilon Chi Chi Phi
Delta Kappa Epsilon Delta Tau Delta FarmHouse
Kappa Alpha Order Kappa Sigma Phi Delta Theta
Phi Gamma Delta Phi Kappa Psi Phi Kappa Tau
Pi Kappa Alpha Pi Kappa Phi Sigma Alpha Epsilon
Sigma Chi Sigma Nu  Sigma Phi Epsilon

Multicultural Greek Council

The Multicultural Greek Council (MGC) at UT is composed of 6 culturally-based sororities and fraternities. The council is united by their aspirations to increase awareness of their respective cultures, serve the UT community, and maintain high academic standards. MGC also coordinates activities between the organizations through social, fundraising, and community service events.

Visit the MGC website to learn more about the council and its organizations.

Hosted MGC Organizations

Delta Phi Lambda Sorority Inc. UTK Associate Chapter Lambda Phi Epsilon Fraternity, Inc. UTK Associate Chapter Lambda Theta Alpha Latin Sorority, Inc.
Lambda Theta Phi Latin Fraternity, Inc. Sigma Beta Rho Fraternity, Inc. Sigma Sigma Rho Sorority, Inc.

National Pan-Hellenic Council

The National Pan-Hellenic Council (NPHC) at UT is composed of 8 historically African American sororities and fraternities (4 sororities and 4 fraternities). These organizations live by the values of culture, academic achievement, diversity, community service, leadership, and lifetime brotherhood and sisterhood. NPHC organizations are committed campus leaders that produce and engage in educational and social activities.

Visit the NPHC website to learn more about the council and its organizations.

Hosted NPHC Organizations

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc. Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. Iota Phi Theta Fraternity, Inc.
Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc. Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc.
Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc. Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc.

Panhellenic Council

The Panhellenic Council at UT is composed of 13 women’s sororities. The Panhellenic community is more than 110 years old and rich with history. The Panhellenic community lives out its core ideology: “promote the positive, develop women and create an environment of unity and fairness.”

Visit the Panhellenic website to learn more about the council and its organizations.

Hosted Panhellenic Organizations

Alpha Chi Omega Alpha Delta Pi Alpha Omicron Pi
Chi Omega Delta Delta Delta Delta Gamma
Delta Zeta Kappa Delta Kappa Kappa Gamma
Phi Mu Pi Beta Phi Sigma Kappa
Zeta Tau Alpha