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Fraternity and Sorority Life at Loyola

Loyola's Greek community provides opportunities for growth and excellence in academics, service, social interaction, intramural athletics, and values-based leadership. It's also a great way to make lifelong friendships. With 12 Greek organizations, joining a fraternity or sorority is an excellent way to get involved at Loyola. Make sure to check us out on Facebook here!

Greek Week 2015

Greek Week will take place from March 7 - March 12, 2015. For more information on Greek Week 2015, check out our website! The website includes information on teams, the schedule for the week, point standings, and penny war standings.

Sorority Recruitment

The Panhellenic Association will be hosting Formal Sorority Recruitment from Thursday September 10 - Monday September 14, 2015. Formal Sorority Recruitment is a process which allows all interested women to attend events from the four Panhellenic sororities we have on campus and select the organization that is the best fit for them. Loyola University New Orleans is currently home to Alpha Chi Omega, Delta Gamma, Gamma Phi Beta, and Theta Phi Alpha.

Make sure to join us for pre-recruitment fun to learn more about the sororities on campus and the recruitment process by attending of the events listed below:

  • Friday August 28th: Fraternity & Sorority Life Cookout, 3:30pm Peace Quad
  • Monday August 31st: Sorority Recruitment Information Session, 7:00pm St. Charles Room
  • Tuesday September 1st: Student Organization Fair, 12:30pm Peace Quad
  • Tuesday September 1st: Dinner with the Recruitment Counselors, 6:00pm Orleans Room
  • Thursday September 3rd: Lunch with the Recruitment Counselors, 12:30pm Orleans Room
  • Tuesday September 8th: Sorority Recruitment Information Session, 7:00pm St. Charles Room

The schedule for the Formal Sorority Recruitment process is as follows:

  • Thursday September 10th: Meet Your Recruitment Counselor, 7:00pm St. Charles
  • Friday September 11th: Round I, 5:00pm Gallery Rooms
  • Saturday September 12th: Round II, 12:00pm Gallery Rooms
  • Sunday September 13th: Preference Round, 12:00pm Gallery Rooms
  • Monday September 14th: Sorority Recruitment Bid Day, 4:00pm Audubon Room

*Sign up for the Formal Sorority Recruimtent process will be available starting Friday April 24, 2015 at 5:00pm.

Check out our Frequently Asked Questions for answers to commonly asked questions regarding the Sorority Recruitment Process!

For any other questions regarding sorority recruitment or the registration process, please contact the Vice President of Recruitment, Lily Wang, at lwang2@loyno.edu

Fraternity Recruitment

Fall 2015 Fraternity Recruitment will take place Wednesday September 23 - Friday October 2, 2015. Fall Fraternity Recruitment allows interested men to meet members from the four social fraternities we have on campus. Loyola University New Orleans is currently home to two local fraternities and two national fraternities. Our two local fraternities that exist only at Loyola New Orleans are Beggars Fraternity and Sigma Alpha Kappa Fraternity. Our two national fraternities are Phi Kappa Psi Fraternity, and Pi Kappa Phi Faternity.

Make sure to join us for pre-recruitment events listed below to meet the men of each oragnization and learn more about the recruitment process:

  • Friday August 28th: Fraternity & Sorority Life Cookout, 3:30pm Peace Quad
  • Tuesday September 1st: Student Organization Fair, 12:30pm Peace Quad
  • Wednesday September 9th: Interfraternity Council Dodge Ball Tournament, 7pm Sportscomplex
  • Thursday September 17th: Fraternity Recruitment Information Session, 7pm St. Charles Room
  • Tuesday September 22nd: Fraternity Recruitment Information Session, 12:30pm St. Charles Room

The schedule for the Fraternity Recruitment Process is as follows:

  • Wednesday September 23rd: Fraternity First Round Events, 5pm Various on-campus locations
  • Thursday September 24th: Fraternity First Round Events, 5pm Various on-campus locations
  • Monday September 28th - Thursday October 1st: Fraternity Second Round Events (by invitation only), Various off-campus locations
  • Friday October 2nd: Fraternity Bid Day, 5pm St. Charles Room

*Fraternity Recruitment registration will be available starting Friday April 24, 2015.

For questions about Fraternity Recruitment, please contact the Vice President for Recruitment and Marketing, Noah Borer, at nrborer@loyno.edu.

Meet the Greeks 

The National Pan-Hellenic Council (NPHC), which is the governing body of the Historically Black Greek Letter Organizations, will host their Meet the Greeks program on Tuesday September 22, 2015 at 7:00pm in the Audubon Room. Meet the Greeks is an educational program that introduces interested students to the five National-Panhellenic Council chapters Loyola has on campus. Loyola New Orleans is currently home to Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc., Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc., Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity Inc., and Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc.

For any questions about NPHC or the Meet the Greeks Program, please contact Devin Stephens, NPHC President, at dastephe@loyno.edu.

Interfraternity Council (IFC)

The Interfraternity Council (IFC) is the governing body for the four social fraternities at Loyola University New Orleans. These fraternities include the following chapters:

  • Beggars
  • Phi Kappa Psi
  • Pi Kappa Phi
  • Sigma Alpha Kappa

IFC is also a supportive entity for the fraternities at Loyola. The IFC Executive Board hosts programs throughout the year such as IFC Recruitment, national speakers, recruitment training, chapter goal setting seminars, and more.  

National Pan-Hellenic Council (NPHC)

The National Pan-Hellenic Council is the governing body of the Historically Black Greek Letter Organizations. The organizations that we currently have on campus include the following:

  • Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.
  • Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc.,
  • Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.
  • Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc.
  • Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc.

NPHC ensures collective programming and cooperation among the member organizations so that each organization can uphold its mission and provide service to the community.

Panhellenic Association (PA)

The Panhellenic Association is the governing body for the four social Panhellenic sororities. Loyola currently is home to the following oragnizations:

  • Alpha Chi Omega
  • Delta Gamma
  • Gamma Phi Beta
  • Theta Phi Alpha

The Panhellenic Association aims to assist all members in becoming well-rounded women. The college Panhellenic Council is part of the National Panhellenic Conference (NPC). Founded in 1902, NPC is comprised of 26 national and international women's fraternities and sororities.

Standards of Excellence

The Fraternity and Sorority Standards of Excellence (SOE) are designed to assist chapters in ensuring they are offering a well-rounded membership experience for their members and that they are fully functioning fraternal organizations at Loyola University New Orleans.

The SOE focus on eight major areas of fraternal organizations including:

  • Chapter Operations
  • Recruitment/Membership Intake
  • Membership Development
  • Leadership & CAmpus Involvement
  • Service & Philanthropy
  • Risk Management
  • Alumni & Family Relations

SOE designations and notifications are sent at the end of the academic year in May. Please see the SOE packet below for standards and deadlines.

Chapters can track their progress at any time by checking the Standards of Excellence Tracking Document.

Grade Reports

Fraternity and Sorority Life Grade Reports for the following semesters can be found below:

Fall 2014

Spring 2014

Fall 2013

Spring 2013

ICS Access

ICS is used to update chapter rosters. Please remember that chapter roster updates are due on the following dates each year:

Fall Semester

October 4th

December 7th - roster that will be used to calculate GPA reports

Spring Semester

February 7th

May 3rd - roster that will be used to calculate GPA reports

website

Fraternity Login

Sorority Login

Hazing Policy 

Loyola University New Orleans does not tolerate hazing and severe action will be taken against any student or organization found in violation of the Hazing Policy, up to and including indefinite revocation of the charter for the organization and suspension or dismissal for students involved. Loyola University New Orleans is committed to a safe and healthy campus for students, faculty, staff and visitors. Our university family is dedicated to supporting an environment that encourages respect for the dignity and rights of the entire university community.