Greek Life

YesI'm interested, let this school know MaybeBookmark for later NoShow me better matches What does it mean to express interest?
Oops! There was an error.

Reload the page and try again.

Saving your interest We will attempt to notify this school of your interest. This school has been saved to your schools listyour schools list. This school has been removed from your recommended schools list.
For more schools, visit your recommended schools list.

Greek Life


{{ error }}
4 College Sophomore

Greek Life: There should be more multi-cultural options.

5 College Freshman

Greek Life: It's all very profession, and nearly non-existent.

5 College Freshman

Greek Life: I am apart of delta gamma, it has been the best decision

3 College Freshman

Greek Life: Greek life is pretty typical. If you want ot join, you can, if you do not care to, that's fine. People are not judged heavily upon joining or not.

2 College Junior

Greek Life: I am not a part of Greek like at all, but I've rated it bad because it's practically nonexistent on our campus, and not important. Many but not all seem to be centered around parties, but I think there are also some community service-based Greek life at DePaul.


{{review.SectionLabel}} at {{review.EntityName}}:

{{review.Votes}} found this useful - Did you? Was this useful? Yes Report

Sorry, there are no reviews.

  • {{settings.pageNumber}} of {{settings.maxPages}}
  • Pages:
  • ... {{page}}

Student Author OverviewWhat's this?

View student contributors

Greek life at DePaul is much smaller and quieter than it is at a lot of state universities—probably due, in part, to the fact that there isn't any University-sponsored Greek housing on or around campus. While members of sororities and fraternities can rent off-campus apartments with their sisters and brothers, they will have a very difficult time finding a space large enough for everyone to reside together. Regardless, students in Greek life seem to really enjoy it, and to the Greek system’s credit, almost all of the sororities and fraternities place a strong focus on community service and dedication to the poor. However, the sense of community seems to fade on campus—Greek organizations tend to keep to themselves, and students who are not part of the system tend to avoid it. But, for students interested in joining a sorority or fraternity, there are plenty of each on campus.

Greek life at DePaul includes both social and professional fraternities and sororities. Most of the social organizations hold events that deal with community service or socializing, while the professional fraternities offer a lot of networking, community service, and social opportunities. Overall, Greek life at DePaul is fun for all those involved, but the hefty expenses and lack of campus housing don't appeal to the majority of students. At DePaul, there is a great sense of community, plenty of networking opportunities, and lots of chances to meet people and have fun whether you join Greek life or not.

Facts & Statistics

Undergrad Men in Fraternities
Freshman Men in Fraternities
Undergrad Women in Sororities
Freshman Women in Sororities
Number of Fraternities
Number of Sororities
  • Alpha Epsilon Pi
  • Alpha Phi Alpha
  • Alpha Psi Lambda
  • Delta Phi Lambda
  • Delta Tau Delta
  • Phi Kappa Psi
  • Phi Kappa Sigma
  • Pi Kappa Alpha
  • Sigma Alpha Epsilon
  • Sigma Lambda Beta
  • Sigma Phi Epsilon
  • Alpha Omicron Pi
  • Alpha Phi
  • Alpha Phi Gamma
  • Alpha Sigma Alpha
  • Chi Omega
  • Delta Gamma
  • Delta Sigma Theta
  • Delta Zeta
  • Gamma Phi Omega
  • Lambda Theta Alpha
  • Sigma Gamma Rho
  • Sigma Lambda Gamma
Multicultural Colonies
  • Alpha Phi Alpha
  • Alpha Phi Gamma
  • Alpha Psi Lambda
  • Delta Phi Lambda
  • Delta Sigma Theta
  • Gamma Phi Omega
  • Lambda Theta Alpha
  • Sigma Gamma Rho
  • Sigma Lambda Beta
  • Sigma Lambda Gamma
Other Greek Organizations
  • Interfraternity Council (IFC)
  • Multicultural Greek Council
  • Panhellenic Council

Student Polls

What is Greek life's role in the campus social scene?    Based on 200 responses

  • 5% Greek life is pretty big. You don't have to join to enjoy the parties, but you might want to consider it.
  • 44% Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join.
  • 1% Greek life is huge-you're no one if you're not Greek.
  • 45% Greek life is pretty low-key and has little effect on the social scene.
  • 4% We don't have Greek life.

What is the general attitude of non-Greeks toward Greeks?    Based on 201 responses

  • 14% Most non-Greeks think Greeks do great things for the community.
  • 66% Most non-Greeks are indifferent about Greeks.
  • 10% Non-Greeks think Greeks are only good for the parties they throw.
  • 10% Non-Greeks see Greeks as snobby and cliquey.

What kind of housing is available for Greek students?    Based on 179 responses

  • 4% Greek students live in opulent chapter houses.
  • 6% Greek students live in dedicated wings in the dorms.
  • 89% No special housing is available.
  • 2% Greek students live in run-down chapter houses.

How difficult is it to get into a fraternity or sorority?    Based on 199 responses

  • 18% Very easy.
  • 57% Somewhat easy.
  • 24% Somewhat difficult.
  • 1% Very difficult.
pageviews remaining

Non-registered users are limited to 5 school profile page views per month.

Register for free to gain full access!