Fraternity and Sorority Life


Fraternity and Sorority Life

The Office of Fraternity and Sorority Life supports students that espouse to a common set of values: brotherhood/sisterhood, academic excellence, character/leadership development, and a sense of community and service. The Office of Fraternity and Sorority Life’s staff supports this mission by working collaboratively with all respective stakeholders, to encourage it members to lead with integrity, conduct its activities in a healthy, safe, and fun manner, while making sound academic and personal choices.

Fraternities and sororities are values-based social organizations that have thrived and shaped the college experience for over 200 years. These organizations instill in their membership  the importance of maintaining high moral, social, and intellectual standards.

Membership provides opportunities for:

  • Friendship
  • Academic excellence
  • Philanthropy
  • Community service
  • Leadership development
  • Campus involvement
  • Personal growth
  • Social development
  • Mentoring networking
  • Scholarships, grants, and fellowships

Over 20 fraternities and sororities comprise the community at Johns Hopkins University. This includes ten North American Interfraternity Conference (IFC) fraternities, five Panhellenic Association (PHA) sororities, two historically African American organizations, and four historically multicultural organizations. Membership is open to full-time, degree-seeking undergraduate students.

News & Announcements

  • Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Incorporated (Mu Psi Chapter) Reactivation

    The Office of Fraternity and Sorority Life at JHU welcomes the Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Incorporated, Mu Psi chapter, back to campus.  If you did not know they held an informational session last week and are still open to women who may be interested in joining.  If you are interested please contact the Office of […]


  • FSL Announcements!

    Greetings, fraternity and sorority members– We have some exciting announcements for you! The following bulletin includes: 1. Information about a Fraternity and Sorority Life Conference at Towson University hosted by Baltimore Collegetown for leaders in our community and fraternal communities around Maryland. We will be bringing up to 10 students with us. 2. A flyer […]


  • Hopkins Greek Weekend 2016 – Day 2 Totals

    Good morning everyone!   Thank you to everyone who came out to Bubble Soccer yesterday, we hope you had a lot of fun because we did!  The winners of Bubble Soccer were Phi Psi and Kappa. Congratulations! An extra 5 points will be added to your chapters.   Today is the Greek Olympics on Decker Quad (where the cook-off was) from […]


  • Hopkins Greek Weekend 2016 – Day 1 Totals

    Hi everyone— Please see the message below from your Greek Weekend Committee! Thank you so much to all those who came out to cook/support at the Greek Weekend kickoff yesterday! We’ve already raised almost $300 for childhood type 1 diabetes research, and Greek Weekend has only just begun! The winners of today’s event were Phi Psi, […]


  • National Hazing Prevention Week @ JHU 2016

    This year in a collaboration with Athletics, Homewood Arts, the Office of Multicultural Affairs, the Peabody Institute, and Student Leadership and Involvement, the Office of Fraternity and Sorority Life will be hosting National Hazing Prevention Week.  This week will occur from September 19 – 23, 2016. Hazing is an issue we face in higher education […]


  • Chapter Assessment Program Fall 2016

    The revised Chapter Assessment Program for Fall Semester 2016 is now posted on-line. Please go to ‎for the PDF document. The results of the program from the spring can be found at CAP Rankings 2015 – 2016 Final. Your chapter leadership will be receiving a summary sheet that will discuss the details of CAP submission in the […]