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Fraternity & Sorority Life

If you’re looking for opportunities to develop lifelong friendships, as well as build your skills in leadership, scholarship and service, Greek life just may be for you. At Bentley, recognized social fraternities and sororities are supported by the Office of Fraternity and Sorority Life, a division of Student Activities.

Sororities

  • Alpha Phi is a sisterhood of outstanding supporting one another in lifelong achievements.
    Motto: Union Hand in Hand
    Established at Bentley in 1982
  • Gamma Phi Beta is to foster a nurturing environment that provides woman the opportunity to achieve their potential through lifelong commitment to intellectual growth, individual worth and service to humanity.
    Motto: Founded Upon a Rock
    Established at Bentley 1975
  • Hermandad de Sigma Iotta Alpha strives to promote education and unity among woman. We endeavor to foster a sense of pride for our heritage, and in doing so hope to abolish ignorance, predudice, and racism in society at large.
    Motto: Always One and Inseparable
    Established at Bentley in 2009
  • Phi Sigma Sigma inspires the personal development of each sister and perpetuate the advancement of womanhood.
    Motto: Aim High
    Established at Bentley in 1991

Fraternities

  • Alpha Epsilon Pi was founded to provide opportunities for the Jewish college man seeking the best possible college and fraternity experience.
    Motto: Developing Leadership for the Jewish Community
    Established at Bentley in 2005
  • Alpha Gamma Pi realizes the benefit of giving back to the community as a local fraternity. We believe that donating our time to help others not only improves their standard of living, but also adds tremendous value to our lives.
    Motto: Brotherhood Through Fraternity Forever
    Established at Bentley in 1924
  • Alpha Sigma Phi was founded To Better the Man, through the creation and perpetuation of Brotherhood founded upon the virtues of character… Silence, Purity, Charity, Honor, Patriotism.
    Motto: To Better the Man
    Established at Bentley in 2000
  • Delta Kappa Epsilon values the Cultivation of General Literature and Social Culture, the Advancement and Encouragement of Intellectual Excellence, the Promotion of Honorable Friendship and Useful Citizenship, the Development of a Spirit of Tolerance and Respect for the Rights and Views of Others, the Maintenance of Gentlemanly Dignity, Self-Respect, and Morality in All Circumstances, and the Union of Stout Hearts and Kindred interests to Secure to Merit its Due Reward.
    Motto: Friends from the Heart Forever
    Established at Bentley in 1991
  • Kappa Sigma is focused upon the Four Pillars of FELLOWSHIP, LEADERSHIP, SCHOLARSHIP and SERVICE. As a values-based men's fraternity, Kappa Sigma strictly forbids hazing and fosters meaningful college experiences by offering progressive membership development and pledge education.
    Motto: Bononia Docet ("Bologna Teaches")
    Established at Bentley in 2008
  • Sigma Chi's core values are friendship, justice and learning. Our vision is to become the preeminent collegiate leadership development organization – aligned, focused and living our core values. Our mission is to develop values-based leaders committed to the betterment of character, campus and community.
    Motto: "In Hoc Signo Vinces," which means "In this sign, you will conquer."
    Established at Bentley in 2012
  • Sigma Gamma Delta promotes goodwill and friendship between its members, acquaintances, the college community, and the community at large. We also have the objective of increasing the social relationships and activities of its members through a distince vision of friendship. We aim to create a cohesive brotherhood that will stand the test of time while giving back to the world in which we live through charity. In unity is strength!
    Motto: In Unity is Strength (Unis Veris)
    Established at Bentley in 1965
  • Sigma Pi was founded to build and support chapters and alumni organizations for the purpose of maintaining a Fellowship of kindred minds united in Brotherhood.
    Motto: A New Generation of Leaders
    Established at Bentley in 2008

Recruitment Requirements

To participate in the recruitment process, you must:

  • Be in good standing with the university
  • Complete one semester of academic course work
  • Maintain a minimum 2.5 GPA; additional requirements are outlined by each chapter
  • Register with the Office of Fraternity and Sorority Life by attending a mandatory new member orientation session

Transfer students with class code 2 also are eligible for recruitment.

Governing Organizations

Interfraternity Council

The Interfraternity Council (IFC) is the umbrella organization for recognized on-campus fraternities. The IFC consists of one representative from each chapter and an executive board of annually elected officers.

Panhellenic Council

The Panhellenic Council (NPC) is the umbrella organization for recognized on-campus sororities. The NPC consists of one representative from each chapter and an executive board of annually elected officers.

Greek Life Resources

  • Bentley University Hazing Policy
  • Commonwealth of Massachusetts Hazing Statutes
  • Greek Grade Release/Anti-Hazing Agreement Form 
  • Panhellenic Continuous Open Recruitment Bid Agreement