Fraternities and sororities are values-based organizations. Every group was founded with purpose, values, principles, and a mission in context of their time and experience in American history.

470x300-greekphotos_chaptersThe espoused creeds, mission statements, and the values of fraternities and sororities at Lafayette align with Lafayette College’s intended outcomes for its students.

Women’s Fraternal Organizations

The six women’s sororities on campus are governed by the Panhellenic Council (PHC). Elected Council officers meet weekly to discuss current issues, advocate for the community, and plan events. Every chapter has delegate representatives who guide the direction of the councils. PHC President is Jane Gibbons (gibbonsj@lafayette.edu). Visit the Lafayette College Panhellenic Council Website

Alpha Gamma Delta

Year Founded: 1981AGDCrest
Chapter Name: Zeta Theta
Chapter Mailbox: 9480
President:
Ms. Christine Draper
Email:
draperc@lafayette.edu

Alpha Phi

AphiCrest

Year Founded: 1989
Chapter Name: Eta Sigma
Chapter Mailbox: 9481
President: Ms. Isabella Fiorita
Email: fioritai@lafayette.edu

Delta Delta Delta

TriDeltaCrest

Year Founded: 1992
Chapter Name: Gamma Mu
Chapter Mailbox: 9483
President:
Ms. Rebecca Brown
Email:
brownre@lafayette.edu

Delta Gamma

DGCrest

Year Founded: 1982
Chapter Name: Epsilon Xi
Chapter Mailbox: 9482
President:
Ms. Emily Koenig
Email:
koenige@lafayette.edu

Kappa Kappa Gamma

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Year Founded: 1980     Chapter Name: Zeta Beta
Chapter Mailbox: 9484
President:
Ms. Katie Martinides
Email: 
martinik@lafayette.edu

Pi Beta Phi

PiPhiCrest

Year Founded: 1980    Chapter Name: Pennsylvania Eta
Chapter Mailbox: 9485
President:
Ms. Nicole Lauricella
Email:
lauricen@lafayette.edu

Men’s Fraternal Organizations

The four men’s fraternities are governed by the Interfraternity Council (IFC). Elected Council officers meet weekly to discuss current issues, advocate for the community, and plan events. Every chapter has delegate representatives who guide the direction of the councils. The purpose of the IFC is to provide and maintain a community environment that fosters unity, representation, communication, and governance amongst the fraternities of Lafayette College. The IFC President is Cameron Bartlett (bartletc@lafayette.edu)
Visit the Interfraternity Council Website

Delta Kappa Epsilon

DKECrest

Year Founded: 1855    Chapter Name: Rho
Chapter Mailbox: 9449
President: Mr. James Cochran
Email: cochranj@lafayette.edu

Delta Tau Delta


DTD Crest

Year Founded: 1874
Chapter Name: Nu Crescent
Chapter Mailbox: 9450
President: Mr. Charles Woo
Email: wooh@lafayette.edu

Delta Upsilon

Delta_20Upsilon_20CrestYear Founded: 1885
Chapter Name: Lafayette College
Chapter Mailbox: 9451
President: Mr. Matthew Plitt
Email: plittm@lafayette.edu

Phi Kappa Psi

Phi Kappa Psi crest

Year Founded: 1869
Chapter Name: Pennsylvania Theta
Chapter Mailbox: 9453
President: Mr. Michael Latorre
Email: latorrem@lafayette.edu

Chi Phi - Colony

 

Year Founded: 1874
Chapter Name: Rho
Chapter Mailbox:
President: Mr. Michael Kaplan
Email: kaplanmf@lafayette.edu

A Message Concerning Unrecognized Organizations:

At Lafayette College, we welcome the opportunity for students who are eligible to participate in Greek-letter organizations. The Office of Fraternity & Sorority Life will annually track the performance of recognized organizations by an annual Accreditation Program. Additionally, the Fraternity and Sorority Life office will publish semester or annual reports related to Academic performance and organizational conduct. If you believe that your son or daughter has been recruited or is an active member of an unrecognized organization, please contact the Fraternity and Sorority Life Office staff. Click here to read a statement on unrecognized groups at Lafayette College.

Interested in starting a new Fraternity or Sorority at Lafayette College?

The Office of Fraternity & Sorority Advising is interested in helping you to identify a values-based Greek organization that supports both your personal values and the values of Lafayette College. Please review the following document that contains information on how you to start a Greek organization. Recognition Process 2016