Greek Life

Greek Life at Kettering University inspires academic excellence, community service, leadership and fellowship among classmates and peers. 

More than 40% of the students at Kettering University are affiliated with a Greek chapter.

History of Greek Life

The first fraternal organization was organized at Kettering in 1921. Five years later the first officially recognized organization was formed with the founding of White Elephants in 1926, ushering in a new age of student life on campus.

The Greek Community has had a long and vibrant history on campus. Today, the Greek community is stronger than ever. With 11 NIC fraternities, 5 NPHC organizations and 3 NPC sororities. The current Greek community accounts for more than 40 percent of the total student population at Kettering. The names may change, the colors may be different, but the values, life-lessons and friendships continue on campus.

Community Service

Greek Life on campus bolsters a culture of community service in Flint. The fraternities and sororities on campus believe it's their moral imperative to give back to their communities by volunteering and raising funds for local and national charities. Below are examples of recent Greek efforts.

Academic Excellence

Greek Life at Kettering promotes a culture of academic excellence and support. Members of fraternities and sororities