UW-W Greek Community


Our Greek Community

The UW-Whitewater Greek Community consists of three councils, which govern the 21 fraternities and sororities on campus. These councils serve as governing bodies for each chapter. The Interfraternity Council, the Panhellenic Council, and the National Pan-Hellenic Council. Each of these councils play a vital role in the UW-Whitewater Greek Community.

The Interfraternity Council (IFC) is a branch of the North American Interfraternity Conference. The national organization encompasses 74 fraternities, including NPHC, NALFO, and other culturally based council organizations. At UW-Whitewater, IFC represents local and national fraternities. Those are:

  • Alpha Sigma Phi
  • Chi Sigma Tau National Fraternity, Inc.
  • Delta Chi
  • Lambda Alpha Upsilon Fraternity, Inc.
  • Lambda Chi Alpha
  • Phi Chi Epsilon
  • Pi Kappa Alpha
  • Sigma Tau Gamma
  • Tau Kappa Epsilon
  • Approved for Expansion: Phi Delta Theta

‚ÄčThe National Pan-Hellenic Council (NPHC) is an umbrella organization for historically African-American fraternities and sororities, also referenced as the “Divine Nine”. At UW-Whitewater 6 of the 9 NPHC organizations have an established chapter. Those are:

  • Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc.
  • Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc.
  • Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc.
  • Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.
  • Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc.
  • Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc.

The Panhellenic Council (PHC) is a branch of the National Panhellenic Conference, which is an umbrella organization for 26 sororities. At UW-Whitewater, the Panhellenic Council not only represents NPC sororities, but also sororities of a variety of backgrounds. From culturally based to local to national, UW-Whitewater PHC helps young women in college develop personal and professional skills through a variety of programming. The following sororities are featured at UW-Whitewater under the Panhellenic Council:

  • Alpha Sigma
  • Delta Zeta
  • Gamma Alpha Omega Sorority, Inc.
  • Sigma Sigma Sigma
  • Zeta Sigma Chi Multicultural Sorority, Inc.