Campus Life

Chapters

Fraternities

Alpha Phi Alpha

(member of the National Pan-Hellenic Council(NPHC))

Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity develops leaders, promotes brotherhood and academic excellence, while providing service and advocacy for our communities.

Alpha Tau Omega

(member of the Interfraternity Council (IFC))

Alpha Tau Omega was founded on September 11, 1865, to help heal the wounds of the North and South caused by the Civil War. Today, the heritage of ATO, including The Creed of Alpha Tau Omega, and the Christian principles upon which ATO was founded are as relevant as ever.

Kappa Alpha Psi

(member of the NPHC)

Lambda Chi Alpha

(member of the IFC)

Lambda Chi Alpha serves as a co-curricular experience to complement higher education by providing young men with opportunities for academic achievement, leadership development, and lifelong friendships.

Pi Kappa Phi

(member of the IFC)

For more than 100 years, Pi Kappa Phi has been building better men on college campuses across the country. From our humble roots at the College of Charleston in South Carolina to over 130 campuses today, Pi Kappa Phi stands for a commitment to fundamental values.

Sigma Chi

(member of the IFC)

Through the acknowledgement and practice of the high ideals our fraternity was founded on, members of the Sigma Chi Fraternity find favor and distinction through the leadership skills and reciprocal bonds of friendship and true brotherhood made available to them through our fraternity. As a group of men, we are a chapter committed to service, leadership, and scholastics.

Sigma Nu

(member of the IFC)

The Iota Chapter of Sigma Nu is proud to be the oldest fraternity on Samford's campus. Established on campus in 1879, the Iota Chapter has the longest continually standing charter in the nation. Throughout the past 123 years, Sigma Nu has maintained a distinctive place on campus. We pride ourselves on our selective nature and close-knit brotherhood. The men in our fraternity are committed to succeed in academics, athletics, and Christian growth.

 

Sororities

Alpha Delta Pi

(member of Panhellenic)

Kappa Chapter of Alpha Delta Pi is truly a special place to call home. This sorority offers so much more than fun chants and cute t-shirts; it provides once-in-a lifetime opportunities unlike anywhere else. Whether it is studying abroad, strategizing for intramurals, cooking dinner at The Ronald McDonald House, or watching a movie in the front room, our sisters share memories that will last far beyond the four years that we have together in this house.

Alpha Kappa Alpha

(member of NPHC)

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated (AKA) is an international service organization that was founded on the campus of Howard University in Washington, D.C. in 1908. It is the oldest Greek-lettered organization established by African-American college-educated women.

Alpha Omicron Pi

(member of Panhellenic)

Alpha Omicron Pi's greatest strength is our members... unique as individuals, yet bound together by the common bond of friendship. Alpha Omicron Pi has been an active organization on Samford's campus since its installation in 1995.

Chi Omega

(member of Panhellenic)

Chi Omega is committed to excellence in academic and intellectual pursuits, community service, leadership opportunities and social enrichment. Chi Omega women are prominent figures on campus, holding various leadership positions on universities across the country. Chi Omega cultivates a place for personal growth where you will develop lasting friendships and build the foundation for successful leadership that can be used during your collegiate years and beyond.

Delta Sigma Theta

(member of NPHC)

Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. is a private, non-profit organization whose purpose is to provide assistance and support through established programs in local communities throughout the world. A sisterhood of more than 200,000 predominately Black college educated women, the Sorority currently has over 900 chapters located in the United States, England, Japan (Tokyo and Okinawa), Germany, the Virgin Islands, Bermuda, the Bahamas and the Republic of Korea.

Delta Xi Phi Multicultural Sorority, Inc.

The Omega Associate Chapter of Delta Xi Phi formally joined the Samford community during the 2011-2012 academic year. Founded with a backdrop of the Advancement of Women in Higher Education and Multi-Cultural Awareness Delta Xi Phi is represented on 23 campuses across the United States and is one of the fastest growing multicultural greek organizations in the country. 


Phi Mu

(member of Panhellenic)

At Samford, Phi Mus strive to follow the creed and can be seen all over campus. Phi Mus are Orientation Leaders, Connections Leaders, University Ministry Leaders, Samford cheerleaders, Samford Ambassadors, and leaders in honors societies and service groups.

Zeta Tau Alpha

(member of Panhellenic)

The purpose of Zeta Tau Alpha is "to intensify friendship, promote happiness among its members, and to perform such deeds and to mold such opinions as will conduce to the building up of a purer and nobler womanhood in the world." In the Delta Psi chapter, we are devoted to fulfilling this purpose by encouraging one another to be ourselves, yet challenging each other to strive to be our very best.


Honor Societies

Gamma Sigma Alpha Academic Honor Society

The Gamma Sigma Alpha Honor Society is established to honor those Greek juniors and seniors who have achieved a cumulative academic gpa of 3.5 or higher during their career, or, have achieved a 3.5 gpa during any of their four classified junior or senior semesters.

Order of Omega National Leadership Honor Society

The Order of Omega is the National Leadership Honorary Society for fraternity and sorority life. Nominated by their peers, members must meet specific academic and leadership requirements to be eligible for potential candidacy in the organization.