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Sorority & Fraternity Life Policies

The Office of Sorority and Fraternity Life (OSFL) believes in the benefits of fraternities and sororities and advocates for the organizations and students in their pursuit of fraternal ideals. We strive to provide opportunities to create life-long bonds through the principles encompassed in the shared values of scholarship, leadership, service, and fellowship.

Our mission is to provide a quality undergraduate fraternal experience enhancing student development by developing meaningful partnerships with campus-based professionals and departments, students, headquarters staff and regional and state volunteers, alumni, and advisors. OSFL upholds the following philosophies specifically related to ensuring a safe experience for all members and guests.

Health and Safety Education Policy

Housing Policies

Organization Registration Policy

Social Event Management Policy

Public Accountability Policy

Expansion Policy (new and returning):

The University of Tennessee’s Office of Sorority & Fraternity Life is committed to support the healthy growth and sustainability of our member groups. Interest in becoming a part of the community driven by the Director of Sorority and Fraternity Life.  Any organization seeking expansion/reactivation on UTK campus please contact council advisor to assess opportunities.

Interfraternity Council-IFC 

Multicultural Greek Council-MGC 

Panhellenic Council-NPC 

National Pan-Hellenic Council-NPHC 


Student Code of Conduct

“Students at the University of Tennessee are members of
both the University community and the larger community
of which the University is a part. Accordingly, students
are responsible for conducting themselves in a lawful
manner as well as in compliance with University rules
and policies.” – Office of Student Conduct & Community Standards


Hilltopics is the student handbook of the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. It provides valuable information and links covering every element of student life at UT. This includes campus policies, procedures, and the Student Code of Conduct.