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National Pan-Hellenic Council
The University of Mississippi

About National Pan-Hellenic Council


The National Pan-Hellenic Council was formed at Howard University with the purpose of creating a united body so that the Black Greek letter collegiate fraternities and sororities could form a united body. Additionally, this Council served as a forum to allow these Greek organization to consider and address problems of mutual interest effecting their organizations and their college experience.

The National Pan-Hellenic Council additionally serves as the governing body for the entire community of the predominantly Black Greek letter organizations. The Council is in charge of coordinating events that exposes the undergraduate student body to the history, mission and purpose of all of the divine nine member organizations on the University campus. The Council also sponsors events which promote unity among the membership of the different organizations.

Please explore our webpage for information on all of the National Pan-Hellenic Council organizations. Feel free to reach out to the Office of Fraternity & Sorority Life if you would like additional information.

The Divine Nine at The University of Mississippi

The National Pan-Hellenic Council at The University of Mississippi is comprised of five of the “Divine Nine” or historically Black National Greek Letter sororities and fraternities:

Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Incorporated, Nu Upsilon Chapter

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated, Theta Psi Chapter

Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Incorporated, Eta Zeta Chapter

Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Incorporated, Lambda Sigma Chapter

Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Incorporated, Tau Eta Chapter

Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Incorporated, Xi Zeta Chapter

NPHC Step Show

The National Pan-Hellenic Council will generally host one Step Shows during each academic year featuring all of the University of Mississippi NPHC organizations. The Homecoming Step Show is generally held the week of Homecoming. Tickets for the Step Shows may be purchased through the NPHC Eventbrite. Date and time information for these Step Shows is publicized on our social media. Information on these events is also available in the Office of Fraternity & Sorority Life (Student Union Suite D). If you have any questions, feel free to reach out to any of the NPHC Executive Board Officers.

Meet the Greeks Week

Meet the Greeks Week is the introduction of all of the University of Mississippi NPHC Greek organizations. Additionally, NPHC organizations will host several events to showcase each organizations mission, purpose, and accomplishments. Meet the Greeks Week traditionally includes tables in the Unions, Greeks on the Plaza, the Greek Forum, and a Step Show & party. This is a week filled with information and fun. Check out NPHC’s social media accounts for more information on Meet the Greeks Week!