The fraternity and sorority community at Colgate University is comprised of eight internationally affiliated Greek letter organizations.
Many students find that joining a fraternity or sorority provides them a home away from home and a foundation upon which to build a new and exciting future.
There are nine historically Black Greek letter organizations (BGLOs) that make up the National Pan-Hellenic Council.
Collectively, these organizations are referred to as "The Divine Nine." Each of these fraternities and sororities is rich in history - ties to one or more of these organizations may be found in many college-educated Black families in the United States.
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Becoming a member of the Greek system at Colgate provides a number of experiences that help students engage in the University community and prepare for life after college.
Our department works to support Greek letter organizations and their membership achieve success under the Organizations of Excellence goals as outlined in the Developing a lifelong commitment to civic engagement by contributing to greater social awareness and positive social change, engaging in direct service at Colgate and in surrounding communities, facilitating opportunities to develop ethical and articulate leaders.
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This could be because they’re inactive (which could be for a variety of reasons).
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In addition, the fraternity and sorority community opens many doors by providing leadership, academic, athletic, service and interpersonal opportunities.