Greek Life

Fraternities have existed at Hampden-Sydney for over 150 years, and as of Spring 2012 about 30% of all students are active members. There are eight social fraternities at Hampden-Sydney with national affiliation.

Chi Phi National Logo

Chi Phi

Founded in 1824
Epsilon Chapter
Established at Hampden-Sydney in 1867
For more information, please visit the National Headquarters.

KA

Kappa Alpha

Founded in 1865
Alpha Tau Chapter
Established at Hampden-Sydney in 1899
For more information, please visit the National Website.

Kappa Sigma

Kappa Sigma

Founded in 1869
Upsilon Chapter
Established at Hampden-Sydney in 1883
For more information, please visit the National Website.

 

Pi Kappa Alpha crest

Pi Kappa Alpha

Founded in 1868
Iota Chapter
Established at Hampden-Sydney in 1885
For more information please visit the National Website.

Phi Gamma Delta

Phi Gamma Delta

Founded in 1848
Delta Deuteron Chapter
Established at Hampden-Sydney in 1870
Re-chartered in 1967
For more information, please visit the National Website.
Advisor:  Dr. John C. Coombs, Associate Professor of History

 

 

SAE

Sigma Alpha Epsilon

Founded in 1856
Virginia Upsilon Chapter
Established at Hampden-Sydney in 1860
Re-chartered in 1971
For more information, please visit the National Website.
Advisor: Dean Shawn R. White, Assistant Dean of Students 

 

Sigma Chi

Sigma Chi

Founded in 1855
Sigma Sigma Chapter
Established at Hampden-Sydney in 1872
Re-chartered at Hampden-Sydney in 1931 and 1984
For more information, please visit the International Website.
Meet Sigma Chi Sigma Sigma Chapter of Hampden-Sydney College on vimeo.
President 2012-13:  John William Morris   morrisj14@hsc.edu

Sigma Nu


Sigma Nu

Founded in 1869
Eta Pi Chapter
Founded in 1962 as Delta Epsilon Fraternity
Became Delta Epsilon Colony of the Sigma Nu Fraternity in 1963
Became a Chapter of Sigma Nu in 1965
Re-colonized in 1998
For more information, please visit the National Website.
Advisor:  Dr. Julie E. Palmer, Associate Professor of Modern Languages

Theta Chi

Theta Chi

Founded in 1856
Nu Chapter (formerly Delta Delta Fraternity or Delta Deuteron)
Established at Hampden-Sydney in 1911
Re-chartered in 1999
For more information, please visit the National Website.
Advisor:  Dr. Daniel G. Mossler, Professor of Psychology