University of North Texas

Division of Student Affairs

National Pan-Hellenic Council (NPHC)

The organizations that comprise the National Pan-Hellenic Council (NPHC) are:

Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc.

Chapter: “Notorious” Eta Epsilon
Founded nationally: Cornell University, 1906
Founded at UNT: 1971
Colors: Black and Old Gold
Nickname: Alphas
Moto: “First of all, servants of all, we shall Transcend All”
Symbol: Sphinx
International Website: www.apa1906.net

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.

Chapter: “Electrifying” Epsilon Mu
Founded nationally: Howard University, 1908
Founded at UNT: October 3, 1969
Colors: Salmon Pink and Apple Green
Nickname: A-K-A
Moto: “By Culture and By Merit”
Symbol: Ivy Leaf
International Website: www.aka1908.com

Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc.

Chapter: Zeta Upsilon
Founded nationally: Indiana University, 1911
Founded at UNT: March 20, 1972
Colors: Crimson and Cream
Nickname: Kappas, Nupes
Moto: “Achievement in Every Field of Human Endeavor”
Symbol: Diamond
International Website: www.kappaalphapsi1911.com

Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc.

Chapter: “Ferocious” Phi Gamma
Founded nationally: Howard University, 1913
Founded at UNT: January 22, 1973
Colors: December 21, 1968
Nickname: Omegas, Ques
Moto: “Friendship is essential to the soul”
Symbol: Lamp
International Website: www.oppf.org

Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.

Chapter: “Amazin” Zeta Eta
Founded nationally: Howard University, 1913
Founded at UNT: September 29, 1968
Colors: Crimson and Creme
Nickname: Deltas
Moto: “Intelligence is the Torch of Wisdom”
Symbol: Fortitude
International Website: www.deltasigmatheta.org

Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc.

Chapter: “Bodacious” Zeta Beta
Founded nationally: Howard University, 1914
Founded at UNT: January 22, 1973
Colors: Royal Blue and Pure White
Nickname: Sigmas
Moto: “Culture for Service, Service for Humanity”
Symbol: Dove
International Website: www.phibetasigma1914.org

Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc.

Chapter: “Devastating” Rho Delta
Founded nationally: Howard University, 1920
Founded at UNT: June 1972
Colors: Royal Blue and White
Nickname: Zetas
Moto: “A Community-Conscious, Action-Oriented Organization”
Symbol: White Dove
International Website: www.zphib1920.org

Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc.

Chapter: “Exquisite” Eta Alpha
Founded nationally: Butler University, 1922
Founded at UNT: February 7, 1976
Colors: Royal Blue and Antique Gold
Nickname: SGRho
Moto: “Greater Service, Greater Progress”
Symbol: French White Toy Poodle
International Website: www.sgrho1922.org

Iota Phi Theta Fraternity, Inc.

Chapter: “Destructive” Delta Kappa
Founded nationally: Morgan State University, 1963
Founded at UNT: September 10, 1999
Colors: Charcoal Brown and Gilded Gold
Nickname: Iotas
Moto: “Building a tradition, not resting upon one!”
Symbol: Centaur
International Website: www.iotaphitheta.org