Chapter Profiles

National Pan-Hellenic Chapters

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., Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc., Iota Phi Theta Fraternity, Inc., Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc., Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc. Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc. and Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. Four are represented on the ETSU campus.

NPHC promotes interaction through forums, meetings and other mediums for the exchange of information and engages in cooperative programming and initiatives through various activities and functions. NPHC groups sometimes hold interest meetings in which they discuss their national and chapter’s history, philanthropy, and requirements to become a member. For more information on when each group will be holding interest meetings, contact the Greek Life Office.



NPHC Organizations

Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc.
Founded: December 4, 1906
Founded At: Cornell University
ETSU Founding Year: 1989
ETSU Chapter: Sigma Beta
Nickname: Alphas
Motto: "First of All, Servant of All, We Shall Transcend All"
Colors: Black and Old Gold
Philanthropy: Sickle Cell Anemia
National Website: www.alpha-phi-alpha.com
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.
Founded: January 15, 1908
Founded At: Howard University
ETSU Founding Year: 1989
ETSU Chapter: Omicron Rho
Nickname: AKAs
Motto: “By Culture and by Merit”
Colors: Salmon Pink and Apple Green
Philanthropy:
National Website: www.aka1908.com
Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc.
Founded: November 17, 1911
Founded At: Howard University
ETSU Founding Year: 1973
ETSU Chapter: Theta Zeta
Nickname: Ques, Omegas
Motto: "Friendship is essential to the soul."
Colors: Royal Purple and Old Gold
Philanthropy:
National Website: www.omegapsiphifraternity.org
Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.
Founded: January 13, 1913
Founded At: Howard University
ETSU Founding Year: 1993
ETSU Chapter: Rho Upsilon
Nickname: Deltas or DST
Motto: "Intelligence, the Torch of Wisdom"
Colors: Crimson and Cream
Philanthropy: Delta Academy and Adopt-A-Highway
National Website: deltasigmatheta.org