Fraternity & Sorority Life works with 60, and counting, registered student organizations at the university, advises four councils and assists organizations in gaining membership. Over 4,600 students and nearly 17% of the undergraduate population are members of fraternal organizations.
Each respective council is self-governed by student leaders and hosts 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 (IFC)
Texas Tech Interfraternity Council (IFC) is the governing body of the fraternities at Tech who are members of The North American Interfraternity Conference (NIC). IFC strives to promote high academic standards, philanthropic services, resources for recruitment, and inter-fraternity unity.
These organizations are dedicated to personal development, academic achievement, leadership, and service to the campus community. Activities of an NIC fraternity may include study halls, community service projects, cook-outs, intramural sports, educational programs, sorority mixers, formal dances, and leadership training. Fraternities ultimately offer close friendships that will last through college and beyond.
Total Chapters - 27
Total Members - 2,023
Average Chapter Size - 74
Chapters with Facilities - 14
Active Chapters within IFC
Multicultural Greek Council (MGC)
The Multicultural Greek Council (MGC) at Texas Tech University is the governing body for all of the officially recognized multicultural fraternities and sororities on campus. Texas Tech University is excited to support these organizations and offer membership information for those interested in Fraternity/Sorority Life.
MGC is comprised of 14 organizations that each hold values true to their founding. These organizations are nationally recognized and exist at Texas Tech University to better serve the community. Our organizations contain men and women from the multicultural community and encourage all ethnic backgrounds. Activities of an MGC organization may include community service projects, academic initiatives, Greek unity initiatives, and cultural awareness events.
Total Chapters - 14
Total Members - 175
Average Chapter Size - 12
Active Chapters within MGC
National Pan-Hellenic Council (NPHC)
The National Pan-Hellenic Council (NPHC) is a collaborative organization of the nine historically African American, international Greek letter fraternities and sororities. The nine organizations are sometimes collectively referred to as the Divine Nine. The NPHC here at Texas Tech University consists of six of the nine organizations.
The council promotes interaction through forums, meetings, cooperative programming, and initiatives throughout campus. The primary purpose of the member organizations remains camaraderie, academic excellence, and service to the communities they serve. Each promotes community awareness action through educational, economic, and cultural service activities.
Total Chapters - 6
Total Members - 69
Average Chapter Size - 10
Active Chapters within NPHC
|Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc.||Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.|
|Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc.||Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.|
|Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc.||Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc.|
Panhellenic Council (CPH)
The National Panhellenic Conference (NPC) is the national coordinating body of 26 member sororities. Locally, the Texas Tech Panhellenic Council is the governing body of the 12 NPC sororities on campus, composed of 11 executive council officers and delegates from each chapter. The Panhellenic Council coordinates recruitment, provides programming and activities for sorority women, and works as a self-governing support system to the sororities on the Texas Tech campus. The Council promotes the four founding values of the FSL Community at Texas Tech and strives to uphold success and excellence in its members.
Total Chapters - 12
Total Members - 2,490
Average Chapter Size - 207
Chapters/Colonies with Facilities - 12