Western Carolina University fraternity and sorority life consists of several fine
national collegiate fraternal organizations that students call their home away from
home throughout their college years and beyond. In addition, the Department of Greek
Student Engagement & Development recognizes three leadership councils and the Theta
Pi Chaper of the Order of Omega National Greek Leadership Honor Society.
ACTive FRATERNITy chapters
ALPHA PHI ALPHA FRATERNITY, INC.
Nu Zeta Chapter
National Founding: Cornell University - December 4, 1906
Chapter Founding: May 7, 1977
National Philanthropy: Brother's Keeper, A Voteless People is a Hopeless People, Project Alpha, Go-To-High School/Go-To-College
Facebook: Nu Zeta Chapter
Motto: First of All, Servants of All, We Shall Transcend All
Chapter President: Thomas Golden
ALPHA SIGMA PHI
Eta Iota Provisional Chapter
National Founding: Yale University - December 6, 1845
Chapter Founding: April 27, 2019
National Philanthropy: RAINN, Humane Society, Homes for our Troops, Big Brothers & Big Sisters of America
Facebook: Alpha Sigma Phi - Western Carolina University
Motto: to Better the Man.
Mission: to be the co-curricular and continuing organization of choice.
Chapter President: Jonathan Benfield
DELTA SIGMA PHI
Delta Omicron Chapter
National Founding: City of College of New York - December 10, 1899
Chapter Founding: December 6, 1959
National Philanthropy: American Red Cross
Facebook: Delta Sigma Phi - Delta Omicron
Motto: Better Men. Better Lives.
Mission: to become Better Men - men of courage, men of action, and men of excellence.
Chapter President: Paolo Balladares
KAPPA ALPHA PSI FRATERNITY, INC.
Kappa Sigma Chapter
National Founding: Indiana University - January 5, 1911
Chapter Founding: April 11, 1981
National Philanthropy: Diamonds in the Rough & Piney Woods School
Motto: Achievement in Every Field of Human Endeavor
Chapter President: Bryson Parks
LAMBDA CHI ALPHA
Beta Zeta Chapter
National Founding: Boston University - November 2, 1909
Chapter Founding: May 22, 1970
National Philanthropy: Feeding America
Motto: Perfect Brotherly Love.
Mission: To inspire and equip men to lead an ethical life of growth, service and leadership.
Chapter President: Blake Greene
OMEGA PSI PHI FRATERNITY, INC.
Theta Lambda Chapter
National Founding: Howard University - November 17, 1911
Chapter Founding: September 13, 1979
National Philanthropy: Omega 1911 Project, Brother You're On My Mind
Motto: Friendship is Essential to the Soul
Chapter President: Alan Harris
Pi kappa alpha
Zeta Xi Colony
National Founding: University of Virginia - March 1, 1868
Chapter Founding: February 11, 1967
National Philanthropy: The Taylor Trudeau Cycle for Life
Mission: Developing men of integrity, intellect, and high moral character and fostering a
truly lifelong fraternal experience.
Colony President: Seth Miller
PI KAPPA PHI
Gamma Epsilon Chapter
National Founding: College of Charleston - December 10, 1904
Chapter Founding: November 12, 1966
National Philanthropy: The Ability Experience
Facebook: Pi Kappa Phi: Gamma Epsilon
Motto: Nothing shall ever tear us Asunder
Mission: To create an uncommon and lifelong brotherhood that develops leaders and encourages
service to others for the betterment of our communities.
Chapter President: Brian Shanley
PI LAMBDA PHI
Omega Zeta Chapter
National Founding: Yale University - March 21, 1895
Chapter Founding: January 28, 1978
National Philanthropy: Elimination of Prejudice Foundation
Facebook: Pi Lambda Phi @ Western Carolina University
Motto: Lead Courageously
Mission: To shape men who lead courageously toward a world where all are equal and free from
Chapter President: AJ Holloway
SIGMA ALPHA EPSILON
North Carolina Omega Chapter
National Founding: University of Alabama - March 9, 1856
Chapter Founding: January 29, 2005
National Philanthropy: Children's Miracle Network Hospitals
Facebook: Sigma Alpha Epsilon-NC Omega Chapter at Western Carolina University
Motto: The True Gentleman
Mission: Advancing the highest standards of friendship, scholarship, leadership and service
for our members for a lifetime.
Chapter President: John Di Zerega
SIGMA PHI EPSILON
North Carolina Pi Colony
National Founding: University of Richmond - November 1, 1901
Chapter Founding: November 5, 1983
National Philanthropy: Big Brothers Big Sisters of America
Motto: Building Balanced Men.
Mission: Strengthen character, build leadership and interpersonal skills, and learn to develop
healthy lifelong relationships that are essential to a successful and fulfilling life.
President: Hunter Elliott
Kappa Gamma Chapter
National Founding: University of Miami of Ohio - June 28, 1855
Chapter Founding: November 16, 1991
National Philanthropy: Huntsman Cancer Institute
Motto: In Hoc Signo Vinces
Mission: To be the preeminent leadership and character development brotherhood benefiting members
Chapter President: Lincoln Barlow
Kappa Phi Chapter
National Founding: Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute - April 29, 1864
Chapter Founding: April 12, 1958
National Philanthropy: Habitat for Humanity & Multiple Sclerosis
Motto: To Lead. To Serve.
Mission: To provide a college home environment in which fellowship and alumni guidance lead
to wholesome mental, moral, physical and spiritual growth.
Chapter President: AJ Summers
ACTIVE SORORITy chapters
ALPHA CHI OMEGA
Zeta Omega Chapter
National Founding: DePauw University - October 15, 1885
Chapter Founding: April 4, 1985
National Philanthropy: Domestic Violence Awareness
Motto: Together Let us Seek the Heights
Chapter President: Samantha Reese
ALPHA GAMMA DELTA
Theta Omicron Chapter
National Founding: Syracuse University - May 30, 1904
Chapter Founding: February 24, 1996
National Philanthropy: Alpha Gamma Delta Foundation
Motto: Live with Purpose
Chapter President: Leah Thomas
ALPHA KAPPA ALPHA SORORITY, INC.
Kappa Alpha Chapter
National Founding: Howard University - January 15, 1908
Chapter Founding: June 5, 1975
National Philanthropy: Women's Healthcare & Wellness
Motto: By Culture and By Merit
Chapter President: Antonia Kincaid
ALPHA XI DELTA
Epsilon Gamma Chapter
National Founding: Lombard College - April 17,1893
Chapter Founding: May 7, 1966
National Philanthropy: Autism Speaks
Motto: The Pen is Mightier than the Sword
Chapter President: Jordan Adcox
DELTA SIGMA THETA SORORITY, INC.
Pi Gamma Chapter
National Founding: Howard University - January 13, 1913
Chapter Founding: April 28, 1984
National Philanthropy: Delta Research and Educational Foundation
Motto: Intelligence is the Torch of Wisdom
Chapter President: Destyne Whitsett
Theta Iota Chapter
National Founding: Miami University of Ohio - October 24, 1902
Chapter Founding: May 8, 1962
National Philanthropy: Starkey Hearing Foundation & the Painted Turtle
Motto: Live Truly.
Chapter President: Brandee Dillingham
latinas Promoviendo Comunidad/ Lambda pi chi sorority, inc.
WCU Provisional Chapter
National Founding: Cornell University - April 16, 1988
Chapter Founding: February 23, 2020
National Philanthropy: L.E.A.A.P: Latinas Educating on AIDS Awareness and Prevention, and Projecto H.A.C.E.R.
to make, to build, to do
Tagline: Women of Strength, Women of Character
Chapter President: Yelina Trejo- Resendez
Gamma Mu Chapter
National Founding: Wesleyan College - March 4, 1852
Chapter Founding: May 4, 1968
National Philanthropy: Children's Miracle Network Hospital
Motto: The Faithful Sisters
Chapter President: Katy Sherrill
ZETA PHI BETA SORORITY, INC.
Zeta Xi Chapter
National Founding: Howard University - January 16, 1920
Chapter Founding: September 27, 1989
National Philanthropy: Stork's Nest & Z-H.O.P.E
Motto: A community-conscious, action-oriented organization
Chapter President: D'Ayana Munley