National Pan-Hellenic Council

Group of students with NPHC banner

National Pan-Hellenic Council logo

The National Pan-Hellenic Council (NPHC) is the coordinating body for the historically African-American fraternities and sororities at San José State University. Nationally, NPHC is comprised of nine organizations (5 fraternities and 4 sororities), and is known as the "Divine Nine." NPHC promotes interaction through forums, meetings and other mediums for the exchange of information and engages in cooperative programming and initiatives through various activities and functions.

NPHC Promotional Video:


Interested in Joining?

To receive more information about joining a National Pan-Hellenic Council (NPHC) chapter, please complete the Fraternity & Sorority Life: Interest and Eligibility Form [Google Form].

Past events for Fall 2022:

National Pan-Hellenic Council: Informational 

Thursday, August 25, 5:00pm-6:30pm, Student Union Theater and via YouTube Live (hybrid)

Come out to learn the history, purpose, & mission of the chapters within the National Pan-Hellenic Council.  NPHC is composed of historically Black/African American fraternities and sororities. NPHC Informational will give students the opportunity to learn about the 8 chapters established at SJSU. Click on the YouTube video to learn how you can join an NPHC organization!

Events hosted by Student Involvement

Past events:

NPHC Virtual Info Sessions (See recordings below)

Wednesday, February 9, 2022
Passcode: Kd!6G1we

Thursday, February 10, 2022
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NPHC Chapters