- About the Council
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- Recruitment Info & FAQs
- Current Members
- Minutes & Bylaws
- Parent Information
The Interfraternity Council (IFC) is the governing body for the traditionally-housed men's fraternities here at Oregon State University. This site serves as the central location for information about the benefits of fraternity life and provides guidance for how to go through fraternity recruitment. For more recruitment info, see our Recruitment Pages or contact Sam Burgener or Brandon Hughes, the IFC Vice Presidents of Recruitment.
Fraternity Life at OSU
There are over 9 million fraternities and sororities nationally.
The Greek system is the largest network of volunteers in the US, with members donating over 10 million hours of volunteer service each year
Of the nation’s 50 largest corporations, 43 are headed by fraternity men.
76% of all Congressmen and Senators belong to a fraternity.
Every U.S. President and Vice President, except two in each office, born since the first social fraternity was founded in 1825 have been members of a fraternity.
A U.S. Government study shows that over 70% of all those who join a fraternity/sorority graduate, while under 50% of all non-fraternity/sorority person graduate.
Less than 2% of an average college student’s expenses go toward fraternity dues. (U.S. Office of Education).
Over 85% of the student leaders on some 730 campuses are involved in the Greek community.
Due to current concerns about COVID-19 at Oregon State University, the Center for Fraternity & Sorority Life has transitioned to a fully remote model in respect of social distancing practices. If you would like to speak to someone within our office please email [email protected]. We are also available via phone at 541-737-5423 (leave a voicemail and we will return your call). We will work to respond to you within one (1) business day. Thank you for your patience during this time.