Fraternity Stats At A Glance


Compiled from the 2015-2016 academic year.Indiana State IFC

  • 384,193 undergraduates are members of fraternities.
  • 99,772 men were initiated into fraternities.
  • There are 6,233 fraternity chapters on roughly 800 college campuses.
  • There are 4.2 million fraternity alumni in the world.


Compiled from the 2013-2014 academic year. 

  • Fraternity undergraduates served for 3.8 million hours in their local communities.
  • Fraternity chapters raised $20.3 million for philanthropic causes.
  • The all-fraternity GPA is 2.912, higher than the all-male GPA, 2.892.

Recent News

Clark J. Brown joins NIC team as General Counsel

Indianapolis, May 29, 2018—Clark J. Brown will join the North-American Interfraternity Conference (NIC) team as General Counsel beginning Aug. 31. In this role, Brown will provide expert counsel to the NIC, advocating for student and organization rights and...
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A Force for Positive Change

In response to Theta Tau incident at Syracuse University: Like so many, we are disgusted by the hateful demonstration of racism, homophobia, anti-Semitism and misogyny displayed by Theta Tau at Syracuse University. While Theta Tau co-ed professional engineering...
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#WhyUIFI – Immersive, intentional, life-changing

Jack Kreman Chief Operating Officer, Delta Tau Delta Fraternity Past UIFI Facilitator  I’ve worked for my fraternity since 2004. In that time, I’ve been a part of many leadership and educational programs. I work with the talented team at DTD to educate our members, I...
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#WhyUIFI – There’s never been a better time

Emily Carney, Pi Beta Phi, Arizona State University 2015 UIFI Participant, 2017 UIFI Student Coordinator  I had the privilege of attending UIFI in 2015, going into my sophomore year of college. I got increasingly anxious as my session approached, as I had no idea what...
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#WhyUIFI – Learning begins at the end of your comfort zone

Brett Polen, Manager of Chapter Development, Sigma Alpha Epsilon UIFI Small Group Facilitator, 2017 & 2018 Last year, a coworker told me about a leadership development program that brings together men and women from different fraternities and sororities to...
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Todd Shelton joins NIC team as Senior Director of Communication

Indianapolis, March 7, 2018—Fraternity Communications Association (FCA) President Todd Shelton will bring nearly two decades of strategic communication experience to the North-American Interfraternity Conference (NIC) when he comes on board later this month as Senior...
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