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Mission, Vision, and Values


To support a premier sorority and fraternity experience by providing educational opportunities, fostering collaborative relationships, and empowering students to uphold a mentality of ethical leadership and citizenship.


To become the model sorority and fraternity community among peer and aspirant institutions.


In striving to be a premier sorority and fraternity community, the Office of Sorority and Fraternity Life, in alignment with the University of Tennessee, Knoxville goals and expectations, we uphold the following commitments:

  • Partnerships & Collaboration: By developing meaningful partnerships with students, campus and community based professionals and departments, headquarters staff, alumni, advisors, and other valued stakeholders.
  • Empowering Students: By utilizing a Facilitator Model approach, we will empower our students by supporting them in their fraternal experience; seeking a balance between the rights and responsibilities of the individual students, the organizations, and those of the University.
  • Prevention and Harm Reduction: The health and safety of all of our students is paramount.  By implementing prevention and harm reduction strategies, we will strive to foster a community of care.
  • Education: By providing in-and-out of the classroom learning opportunities for personal and professional growth.
  • Advocacy: By engaging other stakeholders, we will advocate for support, resources, and awareness.
  • Diversity and Inclusion: By creating an open environment that celebrates diversity and inclusion.

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