Fraternity Stats At A Glance

  • Indiana State IFC380,487 undergraduates are members of fraternities.**
  • 100,579 men were initiated into fraternities.**
  • There are 6,186 fraternity chapters on roughly 800 college campuses.**
  • There are 4.2 million fraternity alumni in the world.**
  • 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.*

** Compiled for the 2014-2015 Academic Year
* Compiled for the 2013-2014 Academic Year

Recent News

Archie Messersmith Joins NIC Team As Champion For Critical Health and Safety Initiatives

Indianapolis, Oct. 19, 2017—Archie Messersmith will join the North-American Interfraternity Conference (NIC) team as the first-ever Director of Health and Safety on Oct. 30. He will lead the implementation of the enhanced NIC health and safety standards, partnering...
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Melissa Kish Joins NIC Team As Director of Education and Leadership Development

Indianapolis, Oct. 16, 2017—Melissa Kish has developed and facilitated student programming across the fraternal and higher education community for more than 10 years and will soon bring this breadth of experience to the North-American Interfraternity Conference (NIC)...
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NIC Adopts Enhanced Health and Safety Standards

Today, our thoughts and prayers are with Max Gruver's family and the Louisiana State University community. Our team will be in Baton Rouge this weekend to assist the community during this difficult period. Last spring, I shared my reflections about the Uncomfortable...
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Fraternal “Umbrella” Organizations Unanimously Support New Anti-Hazing Legislation

Rep. Patrick Meehan, R-Pa., and Rep. Marcia Fudge, D-Ohio, Introduce the Report and Educate About Campus Hazing (REACH) Act Contact: Heather Kirk, Chief Communication Officer North-American Interfraternity Conference (225) 603-0002...
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Helen Lahrman and Dylan Howser join NIC Campus Support Team

Indianapolis, July 10, 2017—Two skilled interfraternal professionals will soon add their knowledge for fraternity excellence and operations to the North-American Interfraternity Conference (NIC) Campus Support team. Helen Lahrman, Vice President of Campus Operations,...
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NIC Backs Anti-Hazing Legislation

INDIANAPOLIS—The North-American Interfraternity Conference strongly supports the Report and Educate About Campus Hazing (REACH) Act of 2017, bipartisan anti-hazing legislation introduced by Rep. Pat Meehan (R-PA) and co-sponsored by Rep. Marcia Fudge (D-OH). The REACH...
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