Fraternity & Sorority Life

National Pan-Hellenic Council

The University of Michigan chapter of the National Pan-Hellenic Council (NPHC) was chartered on October 21, 2005.  Prior to then, Michigan housed it’s historically African American fraternities and sororities in the Black Greek Association, a council created prior to being chartered with the NPHC nationally.  NPHC fraternities and sororities were founded during a time when Black students were prohibited from joining historically white fraternities and sororities due to discriminatory practices and policies in the early 1900s.


NPHC Step Show 2018

The 2018 NPHC Step Show took place on Sunday, October 21st 2018. This event is the University of Michigan National Pan-Hellenic Council’s largest fund raiser and a competition between the performing chapters.

NPHC Step Show

National Pan-Hellenic Council Supports Interfraternity Council Vote

November 13, 2017

The National Pan-Hellenic Council at the University of Michigan supports the vote made by the Interfraternity Council on November 9, 2017 to suspend all Interfraternity Council social activities and new member education in the interim. This decision unfortunately impacts Greek life as a whole, but we understand this decision was necessary in an effort to maintain the safety and well-being of our community.


NPHC Week 2017

The National Pan-Hellenic Council hosted "2017 NPHC Week" from Monday, September 25, 2017 - Sunday, October 1, 2017. The annual week of events was geared toward undergraduate students on campus who are interested in joining NPHC fraternities and sororities and/or interested in engaging in educational and inclusive student activities. Events included: Strength. Solidarity.


Michigan Student Honored As International Undergraduate Omega Man of the Year

Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Incorporated's International Leadership Conference brings together the leaders of the fraternity at large to discuss fraternity business, announce new candidates for leadership, provide opportunity for fellowship, and acknowledge brothers making a positive impact in the world. The 2017 Leadership Conference was hosted August 2-6 (2017) in Cincinnati, OH at the Hyatt Regency Hotel.

Raymond Smith-Byrd receiving award

Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc. members win national talent competition

This summer, Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Incorporated hosted their 56th Biennial Boule in Cleveland, OH. One of the convention highlights was the annual Annie Neville Talent Competition, which gives undergraduate members the opportunity to perform and compete for the title of Miss Annie Neville. Micah and Mariah Smith, members of the Iota Psi chapter of Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc. here at the University of Michigan participated in this year’s competition after winning at the sorority’s central region conference back in March.

Mariah and Micah Smith with trophy

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