Why Go Greek

Greeks are leaders in college, business, and their communities.  Here are a few facts you should know when considering the Greek system:

  • All but two U.S. Vice-Presidents were Greek

  • Since 1825, the founding of Greek organizations, all but two U.S. Presidents were Greek

  • Seven out of every 10 people listed in Who's Who are Greek

  • Of the Fortune 500 executives, 85% are Greek

  • 43 of the nation's 50 largest corporations are led by Greeks

  • 76 percent of U.S. Congressmen and Senators are Greek

  • Over 85 percent of the student leaders on some 730 campuses are members of a Greek-letter organization

  • 40 of 47 Supreme Court Justices have been Greek since 1910

  • Both of the females elected to the U.S. Supreme Court were Greek