- Linfield College
Fraternity and Sorority Life

Linfield Fraternity & Sorority Life Community at a Glance

7 Fraternities & Sororities

  • 3 Fraternities (1 local, 2 international)
  • 4 Sororities (1 local, 3 international)

2 Governing Councils

  • Interfraternity Council
  • Panhellenic Council

1 Honor Society

  • Order of Omega

25-30 percent of the Linfield University McMinnville campus student body

2 full-time staff

Linfield University Fraternity & Sorority Life Relationship Statement

View the full statement of relationship here.

Recognition of Fraternities and Sororities

What it means to be a recognized fraternity or sorority

A recognized fraternity or sorority is one that is currently in good standing with the College. Recognized fraternities and sororities are monitored for performance related to College policies and standards, including the Student Policy Guide and the Risk Management Policies and Procedures Handbook. Staff in the Office of Fraternity & Sorority Life advise these chapters and help them to continue to improve and excel.

Benefits of being recognized

  • Interaction with the other members of the Linfield University fraternity and sorority community
  • Use of Linfield University facilities for meetings and events
  • Programming and leadership development training and materials from the Office of Fraternity and Sorority Life
  • Involvement in the Interfraternity Council (IFC) and Linfield Panhellenic Council (LPC)
  • Involvement in Greek community-wide events and programming sponsored by the Office of Fraternity & Sorority Life or the governing councils
  • Support from the Fraternity and Sorority Life staff