National Pan-Hellenic Council

Embrace the Legacy of Excellence!

At VSU, the National Pan-Hellenic Council (NPHC) is the home of historically African-American fraternities and sororities, where legacies are built and greatness is achieved. We invite you to immerse yourself in a community that values unity, scholarship, leadership, and service. Discover the rich history, traditions, and impact of our NPHC organizations as you embark on a transformative journey of personal growth, lifelong friendships, and making a difference in our campus and community. Join us and be a part of the enduring legacy of excellence that defines the NPHC at Valdosta State University.

Interested in learning more about a NPHC organization? Fill out this interest form.



 NPHC Chapters


Alpha Phi Alpha, Mu Omicron Chapter

Nickname: Alphas
National Founding: Cornell University, 1906
Colors: Black and Old Gold
Symbols: Sphynx
Status: Active


Alpha Kappa Alpha, Kappa Upsilon Chapter

Nickname: AKAs
National Founding: Howard University, 1908
Colors: Salmon Pink and Apple Green
Symbols: Ivy Leaf
Status: Active


Kappa Alpha Psi, Lambda Phi Chapter

Nickname: Kappas, Nupes
National Founding: Indiana University, 1911
Colors: Crimson and Cream
Symbols: Diamond
Status: Active


Omega Psi Phi, Tau Delta Delta Chapter

Nickname: Omegas, Ques
National Founding: Howard University, 1911
Colors: Royal Purple and Old Gold
Symbols: Lamp
Status: Active


Delta Sigma Theta, Theta Tau Chapter

Nickname: Deltas, Reds
National Founding: Howard University, 1913
Colors: Crimson and Cream
Symbols: Pyramid, Lady Fortitude, Delta Torch
Status: Suspension by National Organization until 2028


Phi Beta Sigma, Kappa Delta Chapter

Nickname: Sigmas
National Founding: Howard University, 1914
Colors: Royal Blue and Pure White
Symbols: Crescent
Status: Tier Two Academic Probation


Zeta Phi Beta, Alpha Theta Chapter

Nickname: Zetas, Finer Women
National Founding: Howard University, 1920
Colors: Royal Blue and White
Symbols: Dove
Status: Reactivation expected Fall 2023


Sigma Gamma Rho, Lambda Beta Chapter

Nickname: Sgrhos, Pretty Poodles
National Founding: Butler University, 1922
Colors: Royal Blue and Gold
Symbols: The Poodle
Status: Active


Iota Phi Theta, Delta Phi Chapter

Nickname: Iotas, Centaurs
National Founding: Morgan State University, 1963
Colors: Charcoal Brown and Gilded Gold
Symbols: Centaur
Status: Active

Join us on a transformative journey of personal growth, lifelong friendships, and community impact. Participate in our deferred membership intake process, where chapters invite new members to the chapter at least once per year. Attend interest meetings hosted by individual chapters to gain deeper insights into their national and local presence, understanding the rich history, values, and impactful programs of each organization. Current Valdosta State students with a minimum 2.5 GPA are eligible to join after completing 12 credit hours, fostering academic excellence and community engagement. Be part of the enduring legacy of excellence within the NPHC and make a difference at Valdosta State University.