MSA Greek Organizations
The Shippensburg University Council of the National Pan-Hellenic Council is a forum in which members of historically African American Greek Sororities and Fraternities can come together. The NPHC helps to unify the voice of the Greek community on Shippensburg's Campus. The National Pan-Hellenic Council consists of the following organizations:
In the early 1900s, African American men and women began entering colleges and universities in large numbers. It was in this environment that led to the establishment of Greek letter societies for African American college students. Historically, Black sororities and fraternities not only represent a social institution among African American students but also pride themselves on achievement in academics, leadership, and service to their communities.
Latino/Multicultural Greek Organization
In 2004, Sigma Lambda Gamma became the first Latino/Multicultural Sorority to be colonized at Shippensburg University. Founded nationally in 1990, the group motto is "Culture is Pride, Pride is Success.