DID YOU KNOW
  • Forty-three of 50 of the nation's largest corporations are led by fraternity and sorority alumni.
  • Three Fourths of Congress members also hold membership in a fraternity or sorority.
  • Two-thirds of all Presidential Cabinet members since 1900 have been fraternity and sorority alumni.
  • Of Supreme Court Justices since 1910, 85% are fraternity and sorority alumni.
  • Since fraternities began in 1825, all but three US Presidents belonged to a fraternity.
  • Eighty-five percent of the Fortune 500 chief executives belong to a fraternity.
  • Today, there are 65 fraternities with over 6,000 chapters on more than 800 campuses in the U.S. and Canada, include 400,000 undergraduates and a total living membership of over 4.5 million.
  • Similarly, there are 26 sororities with over 2,660 chapters in the U.S. in Canada and a total membership of more than 2.5 million women.
  • ¬†Well over 7 million dollars and a million service hours are contributed to charities and social service agencies each year by fraternities alone.
  • Fraternity and sorority members have a higher graduation rate than non-members