Fraternity & Sorority Life
The University of Michigan-Dearborn campus has a strong Greek community of 6 sororities and 5 fraternities. The recruitment period, also known as "rush" or "intake", generally takes place at the beginning of the Fall and Winter semesters.
For more information on each organization, contact their president or visit their website.
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.
President: Aryka Rice
Founded in 1908, Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. is the oldest sorority established by African-American college-educated women. Their purpose is to cultivate and encourage high scholastic and ethical standards, to promote unity and friendship among college women, to study and help alleviate problems concerning girls and women in order to improve their social stature, to maintain a progressive interest in college life and to be of service to all mankind.
Alpha Omega Epsilon
President: Erika Wilson
Alpha Omega Epsilon is a professional engineering and technical sciences sorority founded in 1983 that promotes friendship, leadership and professionalism to all members of the organization, the community and our professors. Alpha Omega Epsilon strives for scholarship and academic achievement. The sisters create a friendly, warm atmosphere where integrity, character, and self-confidence can foster.
Delta Phi Epsilon
Delta Phi Epsilon International Sorority is a national, social Panhellenic sorority, whose mission is to develop in women a social consciousness and a commitment to think and act for the greater good. Delta Phi Epsilon prides itself on the well-rounded and balanced development of its members through the PEARL Program, which focuses on scholarship, service, self, social and sisterhood. DPhiE sisters are committed to living their motto, "Esse Quam Videri - To be rather than to seem to be" and embracing their founding principles of Justice, Sisterhood, and Love.
Kappa Omega Chi
Kappa Omega Chi is a local sorority whose goal is to promote the development and enrichment of collegiate women at UM-Dearborn through academics, social opportunities, philanthropic endeavors, and most importantly the bonds of sisterhood that last a lifetime.
Phi Mu is a national, social Panhellenic sorority which provides personal academic development, service to others, commitment to excellence and lifelong friendships through a shared tradition. The second oldest sorority in history, their character is most noted through their open motto, "the faithful sisters".
Phi Sigma Sigma
Phi Sigma Sigma is a national, social Panhellenic sorority established as a dynamic sisterhood of powerful women fostering uncompromising principles, igniting positive change, and embracing individuality. An important emphasis is placed on leadership through service and their motto of "Aim High" keeps the sisters focused and driven.
Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc.
President: Graham Jones
Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. develops leaders, and promotes brotherhood and academic excellence, while providing service and advocacy for our communities. The first intercollegiate Greek-letter fraternity established for African-Americans, Alpha Phi Alpha has a firm foundation based on the principles of scholarship, fellowship, good character, and the uplifting of humanity.
Delta Sigma Phi
Delta Sigma Phi is a social fraternity founded on the principles of respect, integrity, commitment, leadership and loyalty. To live their motto, "better men, better lives", the brothers of Delta Sigma Phi place a strong emphasis on brotherhood, athletics, academics, philanthropy and networking.
Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc.
President: Anton Barnes
Kappa Alpha Psi is a collegiate Greek-letter fraternity with a predominantly African-American membership. Fashioning achievement as its purpose, Kappa Alpha Psi began uniting college men of culture, patriotism and honor in a bond of Fraternity and the brothers have been "Training for leadership since 1911".
Phi Sigma Phi
President: Greg Fernandez
Phi Sigma Phi is a social fraternity that strives to unite college men who wish to share in the spirit of friendship and brotherhood through the core values of:
Excellence – Having and maintaining high expectations
Wisdom – Making responsible choices
Honor – Holding ourselves accountable for our own decisions and behaviors
Justice – Accepting the consequences of our actions or in-actions
Tau Kappa Epsilon
Tau Kappa Epsilon is a social fraternity whose mission is to aid men in their mental, moral and social development in order to prepare for a productive and fulfilling life. The brothers of TKE recognize that these aspects of life are best developed through service and education is always top priority for its members.
Theta Tau is the largest professional fraternity in the field of engineering. Within each chapter, the Fraternity stimulates professional activity and social compatibility; provides a framework for group participation in campus, community, engineering and fraternity affairs; and promotes lasting friendships and a lifetime of brotherhood in an engineering environment.