National Pan-Hellenic Council (NPHC)


 

The National Pan-Hellenic Council, Incorporated (NPHC) is currently composed of nine (9) International Greek letter Sororities and Fraternities: Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc., Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc., Iota Phi Theta Fraternity, Inc., Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc., Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc., Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc., Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc., and Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc.

At KU two fraternities and three sororities sororities are registered student organizations and members of NPHC. The council holds educational, social, and fundraising events including the NPHC Step Show.

National Pan-Hellenic Council Officers

Name Chapter Office Council Email Address
Tyler Allen  Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc. President NPHCpresident@ku.edu

Vacant

n/a
VP of Operations NPHCvpoperations@ku.edu
Shimeka Ayodele Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. VP of Communications NPHCvpcomm@ku.edu
Ne'Kye Sheppard Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc. VP of Programming NPHCvpprograms@ku.edu

Taylor Pullen

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc., VP of Outreach NPHCvpoutreach@ku.edu


 
 
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.

Local Website: https://rockchalkcentral.ku.edu/organization/DeltaChapterAKAs​

National Website: http://www.aka1908.com/

 

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated (AKA) is an international service organization that was founded on the campus of Howard University in Washington, D.C. in 1908. It is the oldest Greek-lettered organization established by African-American college-educated women.


Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc.

Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc.

Local Website: https://rockchalkcentral.ku.edu/organization/KUAlphas

National Website: http://www.alpha-phi-alpha.com/

 

Alpha Phi Alpha, the first intercollegiate Greek-letter fraternity established for African-Americans, was founded December 4, 1906, at Cornell University in Ithaca, New York. Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. develops leaders, promotes brotherhood and academic excellence, while providing service and advocacy for our communities.

 


Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.

Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.

Local Website: https://rockchalkcentral.ku.edu/organization/DST​

National Website: http://www.deltasigmatheta.org/

 

Delta Sigma Theta Sorority was founded on January 13, 1913 by twenty-two collegiate women at Howard University. These students wanted to use their collective strength to promote academic excellence and to provide assistance to persons in need. 


Iota Phi Theta Fraternity, Inc.

Iota Phi Theta Fraternity, Inc.*

National Website: http://www.iotaphitheta.org/

State Director: Joe McNeal

On September 19, 1963, at Morgan State College (now Morgan State University), 12 students founded what is now the nation’s fifth largest, predominately African-American social service fraternity: The Iota Phi Theta Fraternity, Incorporated. The Fraternity is, and shall forever remain dedicated to its founders’ vision of “Building a Tradition, Not Resting Upon One!”

*Iota Phi Theta is not currently a registered student organization at the University of Kansas.  Contact State Director for more information.


Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc

Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc.*

Local Website:

National Website: www.kappaalphapsi1911.com

 

Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc. was founded on the campus of Indiana University on January 5, 1911. The historically African-American fraternity's fundamental purpose is achievement.

*Kappa Alpha Psi is not currently a registered student organization at the University of Kansas.  Contact State Director for more information.


Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc.

Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. *

Local Website: https://rockchalkcentral.ku.edu/organization/Rho_Eta_Bruhz​

National Website: http://www.omegapsiphifraternity.org/

 

Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. is the first international fraternal organization to be founded on the campus of a historically black college. Omega Psi Phi was founded on November 17, 1911, at Howard University in Washington, D.C. Manhood, Scholarship, Perseverance and Uplift were adopted as Cardinal Principles.

*Omega Psi Phi is not currently a registered student organization at the University of Kansas.


Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc.

Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc.

Local Website: https://rockchalkcentral.ku.edu/organization/pbs

National Website: http://www.pbs1914.org/

Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc., was founded in 1914 on the campus of Howard University and has as its principles, Brotherhood, Scholarship and Service.


Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc.

Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc.*

National Website: http://www.sgrho1922.org/

Grad Chapter President: Rochelle Hall

Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc. was founded Nov. 12, 1922 at Butler University, Indianapolis, Indiana. Public service, leadership development and education of youth are the hallmark of the organization's programs and activities. Sigma Gamma Rho addresses concerns that impact society educationally, civically, and economically.

*Sigma Gamma Rho is not currently a registered student organization at the University of Kansas.  Contact Graduate Chapter President for more information.


Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc.

Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc.

Local Website: https://rockchalkcentral.ku.edu/organization/zetaphibeta

National Website: http://www.zphib1920.org/

Zeta Phi Beta Sorority was founded January 16, 1920 on the campus of Howard University in Washington, D.C. These women dared to depart from the traditional coalitions for African-American women and sought to establish a new organization predicated on the precepts of Scholarship, Service, Sisterhood, and Finer Womanhood.

 


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