The National Pan-Hellenic Council, Incorporated is currently composed of nine (9) International Greek letter Sororities and Fraternities: Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc., Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc., Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc., Iota Phi Theta Fraternity, Inc., Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc., Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc., Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc., and Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. SMU currently recognizes six (6) active NPHC chapters. The NPHC promotes interaction through forums, meetings and other mediums for the exchange of information and engages in cooperative programming and initiatives through various activities and functions.The Council was organized as a national coordinating body in May 1930 at Howard University (Washington, DC).
NPHC Purpose Statement
"Unanimity of thought and action as far as possible in the conduct of Greek letter collegiate fraternities and sororities, and to consider problems of mutual interest to its member organizations." Early in 1937, the organization was incorporated under the laws of the State of Illinois and became known as "The National Pan-Hellenic Council, Incorporated."
Organizations in NPHC at SMU:
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.
Local Website: https://smu.collegiatelink.net/organization/aka1908
National Website: http://www.aka1908.com/
Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc.
Local Website: https://smu.collegiatelink.net/organization/SMUAlphas
National Website: http://www.alpha-phi-alpha.com/index.php
Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.
Local Website: https://smu.collegiatelink.net/organization/deltasigmatheta
National Website: http://www.deltasigmatheta.org/
Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc.
Local Website: https://smu.collegiatelink.net/organization/kappaalphapsi