Here at Oregon State, we have five distinctive governing councils that make up our fraternity and sorority community.  We encourage you to explore all our councils have to offer!  The information on this page will help you learn more about our community and find your place to belong! 

You can also learn more about our 46 chapters through the Chapter Profiles tab.

Collective Greek Council (CGC)

CGC is the governing council for unhoused, academic interest organizations. It's membership is currently includes four sororities that each have a specific academic focus. 

In the fall, CGC hosts a council-wide recruitment event where interested students can learn more about CGC's chapters, meet current members, and get information on the chapter's recruitment events. 

CGC chapters hold independent recruitment processes a few times each academic year. The best way to learn about these joining opportunities is to follow CGC and its member chapters on social media.

 

CGC Meet & Greet

Wednesday, September 21st - 12-2pm - SEC Plaza
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Meet the Collective Greek Council - 2021

 

Meet the Interfraternity Council (IFC) - 2021

Interfraternity Council (IFC)

IFC is the governing council for traditionally housed fraternities. There are currently 22 IFC fraternities with 17 being housed and 5 offering an un-housed experience. 

IFC chapters can recruit new members all year round, including the summer. Chapters might contact you directly or you can learn more about chapter's summer recruitment events on their social media. It is up to each individual student if they would like to accept a bid over the summer or wait until Fall Term.

Throughout the year, IFC may hold information events where students can learn more about joining. Chapters recruit new members throughout the year, so interested students are encouraged to reach out to chapters that interest them through social media or by contacting the chapter recruitment chair. Chapter contact information can be found in their chapter profiles.

 

Fall 2022 Recruitment Schedule

  • Wednesday, Sept 21: Fraternity Fair 
    • Meet members from all of IFC's fraternerities!
  • Thursday, Sept 22: Bowling Night 
    • Come out for some FREE bowling and meet members of IFC's unhoused chapters. These chapters offer a great brotherhood and more affordable membership fees!
  •  Friday, Sept 23: House Tours
    • Take a tour of IFC's housed fraternities. IFC Exec members will lead tours through the community and individual chapters will offer tours of their homes.
  • Saturday, Sept 24- Thursday, Sept 29: Chapter Recruitment Events
    • Check back soon for more information on individual chapter recruitment events.
  • Friday, Sept 30: Jump Day

Registration is required to participate in IFC Recruitment! Regsiter using the link below.

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Multicultural Greek Council (MGC)

MGC is the governing council for multicultural and culturally-based fraternities and sororities. There are currently 1 fraternity and 2 sororities that are members of MGC.

In the fall, MGC hosts an Open House where interested students can learn more about MGC's chapters, meet current members, and get information on the joining process. 

MGC chapters accept new members through a process called membership intake. Each chapter will hold interest events throughout the year for prospective members to attend. Its recommended that interested students attend as many chapter events as possible to demonstrate interest and to learn more about membership requirements. 

 

MGC Open House

Thursday, Sept. 22nd - 5pm - MU 109

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Meet the Multicultural Greek Council - 2021

Meet the National Pan-Hellenic Council - 2021

National Pan-Hellenic Council (NPHC)

NPHC, or the Divine 9, is the governing council for historically African American fraternities and sororities. There are currently 3 fraternities and 2 sororities that have active undergraduate members at OSU.

In the fall, NPHC hosts "Meet the Greeks" where interested students can learn more about NPHC chapters, meet current members, and get information on the joining process. 

NPHC chapters accept new members through a process called membership intake. Each chapter will hold interest events throughout the year for prospective members to attend. Its recommended that interested students attend as many chapter events as possible to demonstrate interest and to learn more about membership requirements. 

Interested in learning more about NPHC? Contact the NPHC Advisor, JP Peters at [email protected]

 

Meet the Greeks

Thursday, Sept. 29th - 6pm - MU 109

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Panhellenic Council (PHC)

Panhellenic is the governing council for traditionally housed sororities. Oregon State has 11 Panhellenic chapters and all are housed.

Interested in joining a Panhellenic chapter in Fall 2022? Panhellenic Fall Formal Recruitment is a student's best opportunity to meet all 11 chapters. After Formal Recruitment, some chapters may be eligible for informal recruitment but there is no guarantee. Students are encouraged to sign up Fall Formal Recruitment if they are interested in joining a Panhellenic chapter as it is the only chance to meet all our chapters. Registration is required and will open on June 1, 2022.

Fall Formal Recruitment

  • Registration closes - Monday, Sept. 26
  • PNM Orientation - Wednesday, Sept. 28
  • Sisterhood Round - Thursday, Sept. 29 & Friday, Sept. 30
  • Philanthropy Round - Saturday, Oct. 1
  • Chapter Tour Round - Sunday, Oct. 2
  • Preference Round - Monday, Oct. 3
  • Bid Day - Tuesday, Oct 4

Website     Instagram     Recruitment Registration

Meet the Panhellenic Council - 2021