Fraternity, Sorority and Cooperative Leadership Institute

Purdue University has created a custom designed curriculum in collaboration with RISE Partnerships to offer a multi-day leadership development experience for members of the fraternity, sorority and cooperative community. The institute will challenge students to think about the systems that are present, and ways to improve the community. Through small and large group discussions, and activities students will develop a plan of how they will create change in their organizations and community. This event takes place the week after finals in the spring semester.

Indiana Greek Leadership Conference

The Indiana Greek Leadership Conference (IGLC) is a student-run leadership conference that takes place in West Lafayette on the first Sunday of November each year. Fraternity and sorority members from Purdue University and other institutions around the state of Indiana have the opportunity to listen to well-renowned speakers and participate in interactive breakout sessions to enhance their leadership skills and learn about issues affecting the fraternity and sorority community. IGLC challenges fraternity and sorority members to honor the legacy of their founders and to move forward to a bright future.


The Council officers and chapter President Leadership Advance (CPLA) is an overnight retreat for all fraternity and sorority council officers, and chapter presidents taking place in January every year. This is an opportunity for chapter presidents and council officers to develop leadership skills, set goals, and get to know other leaders in the fraternity and sorority community.

Cooperative Housing Leadership Conference

This day long conference provides training for positional leaders in the Cooperative Housing Community. The conference is held in the spring semester following formal recruitment.

Cooperative Housing New Member Education Night

Each fall, the new members from all 12 cooperative houses come together to learn about the expectations of the community, and network with other students from across the community. This program offers information and resources on a variety of topics including risk management, and hazing prevention.

New Member Orientation

All fraternity and sorority new members attend New Member Orientation the semester they join their organization. New Member Orientation is a workshop about values and issues in fraternity and sorority life.

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