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Since 1873, Greek life has grown to become a vital part of the history and tradition of KU.  Today, KU Greek life represents more than 3,500 students (18% of the undergraduate student population) and 45+ fraternities and sororities.  Each fraternity and sorority is a member of one of the four governing councils; the Interfraternity Council (IFC), the Multicultural Greek Council (MGC), the National Pan-Hellenic Council (NPHC), and the Panhellenic Association (PHA). Fraternities and sororities enhance the quality of student life at the University of Kansas. Their commitment to the Four Pillars of Greek Life promotes and provides academic support for their members, leadership development, life-long friendships and opportunities participate in service to the community. 


Pi Kappa Alpha Fraternity is Recruiting!

The Pi Kappa Alpha Fraternity in conjunction with the University of Kansas Interfraternity Council will be starting the newest IFC Fraternity on campus during the Fall Semester of 2014.  Pi Kappa Alpha seeks men that are Scholars, Leaders, Athletes and Gentlemen.  If you know a current or future student at the University of Kansas that exemplifies these qualities please submit his information in the below form.  For more information about the colonization, contact pkaexp@pikes.org.


NPHC Step Show: Stomp the Yard


It’s back! SUA and the National Pan-Hellenic Council are continuing the annual tradition of the “Stomp The Hill” Step Show! Come see some extremely talented step teams from around the Lawrence and KU community perform their unique and cultural talents. You won’t want to miss out on this high energy, exciting step show!

When: Saturday, Nov. 1 at 7pm

Where: Woodruff Auditorium, Kansas Union, Level 5

For more information, call the Programs Box Office at (785) 864-7469.

If you are in need of an accommodation due to a disability, please submit your request at least 7 business days in advance of the event to Michelle Compton. Email: studentunionactivities@gmail.com. Phone (785) 864-7469. TTY: 711.

If you are interested in performing, please contact NPHC First Vice President CJ Phillips at nphc1stvice@ku.edu.   


2014 Greek Life Annual Report Now Available

Each year, all fraternities and sororities participate in the Greek Community Standards Program.  These chapters are evaluated for academic progress, member development & education, risk management & legal liability, leadership & campus engagement, and chapter management.  In order to better inform our valued constituents and alumni/ae on the state of our Greek community, the results of the standards program can be found in the Greek Life Annual Report.  To view this report, click here.


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