Welcome to Fraternity, Sorority and Cooperative Life at Purdue University!
Cooperative Housing Application Now Available!
Follow this link to register for the 2017 Cooperative Housing Recruitment. Recruitment will take place over the weekend of January 21st and 28th with informal recruitment on February 4th and 5th. Please check out the Cooperative Housing Page for more information.
Purdue University's West Lafayette campus has been host to fraternities and sororities. Today, Purdue boasts one of the nation's largest Fraternity and Sorority Communities, with over 5,000 students holding membership in over 80 organizations. About 20% of Purdue's undergraduates are members of a fraternity or sorority. Cooperatives have been a Purdue tradition for more than 75 yeas as well. With almost 400 members the community continues to thrive as an integral part of many students' experiences. Several of Purdue's most distinguished graduates are members of fraternities, sororities and cooperatives.
Purdue University is home to 12 cooperative houses and more than 80 fraternities and sororities. The Interfraternity Council governs 41 men's fraternities at Purdue. The Multicultural Greek Council governs 11 multicultural fraternities and sororities. The National Pan-Hellenic Council governs 9 historically African-American fraternities and sororities at Purdue. The Panhellenic Association governs 20 women's fraternities and sororities. The 12 cooperative houses are governed by the Purdue Cooperative Council.
Fraternity, Sorority and Cooperative Life will foster an inclusive living and learning experience conducive to student success, safety and holistic development.
Fraternity, Sorority and Cooperative Life provides a meaningful co-curricular experience through academic support, leadership development, civic engagement and organizational excellence.