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Councils & Organizations

The Office of Sorority & Fraternity life works with more than 45 active registered student organizations (RSOs) at the University, advises 4 councils, and assists organizations in developmental areas. At the University of Tennessee, over 5,000 students and approximately 23% of the undergraduate population are members of our fraternal organizations.

Each respective council is supported by student leaders and they host programs and opportunities for the member organizations to thrive and reach their potential on campus. Unrecognized and suspended organizations are not supported or encouraged for membership.


Four Governing Councils



Interfraternity Council Logo

Interfraternity Council

The Interfraternity Council (IFC) at UT is composed of 18 active men’s fraternities. The IFC community is over 148 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.

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.


Multicultural Greek Council Logo


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.

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.


Sororities & Fraternities

Alpha Chi Omega

Alpha Delta Pi

Alpha Epsilon Pi

Alpha Gamma Rho

Alpha Kappa Alpha

Alpha Omicron Pi

Alpha Tau Omega

Beta Theta Pi

Beta Upsilon Chi

Chi Omega

Delta Delta Delta


Delta Gamma

Delta Kappa Epsilon

Delta Phi Lambda

Delta Sigma Theta

Delta Zeta


Iota Phi Theta

Kappa Alpha Psi

Kappa Delta

Kappa Kappa Gamma

Kappa Sigma

Lambda Chi Alpha

Lambda Phi Epsilon

Lambda Theta Alpha

Lambda Theta Phi

Omega Psi Phi

Phi Beta Sigma

Phi Delta Theta

Phi Gamma Delta

Phi Kappa Psi

Phi Kappa Tau

Phi Mu

Pi Beta Phi

Pi Kappa Alpha

Sigma Alpha Epsilon

Sigma Beta Rho

Sigma Chi

Sigma Gamma Rho

Sigma Kappa

Sigma Nu 

Sigma Phi Epsilon

Sigma Sigma Rho

Zeta Phi Beta

Zeta Tau Alpha

Unrecognized or Suspended Organizations

Our community is composed of sorority and fraternity chapters that are all Registered Student Organizations through the Office of Sorority and Fraternity Life, recognized and active within their inter/national organizations, and have followed the OSFL and respective council expansion policies.

For the health and safety of the general community, we do not support or encourage the existence of membership in unrecognized/suspended sororities or fraternities.

  • Unrecognized organizations: Theta Chi
  • Suspended organizations: Alpha Phi Alpha, Delta Tau Delta, Kappa Alpha Order, Phi Sigma Kappa, Pi Kappa Phi