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InterFraternity Council

Council Bylaws

Interfraternity Council (IFC) is the governing body of the fraternities at Tarleton State University who are members of The National Interfraternity Conference (NIC). IFC strives to promote high academic standards, philanthropic services, resources for recruitment, and inter-fraternity unity.

Tarleton State University Fraternity Life has a proud history of community and University service, school spirit and academic achievement. Our fraternities pride themselves on providing their members with opportunities to meet new people and share common beliefs such as honor, service to others, and dedication to their Greek letter organization.

There are 7 IFC Fraternities at Tarleton State University. The decision to join one of these fraternities means that an individual is interested in a college experience based upon the founding values of fraternity life:

  • Brotherhood
  • Academics
  • Leadership
  • Philanthropy

Alpha Gamma Rho

Beta Sigma Chapter
  • Philanthropy: National Multiple Sclerosis Society
  • Motto: "To Make Better Men"
  • Colors: Dark Green and Gold
  • Symbol: Sickle and Sheaf
  • Flower: Pink Rose
  • Founded Locally: October 3, 1992
  • Founded Nationally: October 10, 1904

Delta Chi

Tarleton Chapter
  • Philanthropy: The V Foundation for Cancer Research
  • Motto: "Leges" (Law)
  • Colors: Red and Buff
  • Symbol: Greek Letters Delta & Chi
  • Flower: White Carnation
  • Founded Locally: April 13, 1988
  • Founded Nationally: October 13, 1890


Alpha Gamma Chapter
  • Philanthropy: FarmHouse Foundation
  • Motto: "Builder of Men"
  • Colors: Green, Gold and White
  • Symbol: Sickle and Sheaf
  • Flower: Red and White Roses
  • Founded Locally:
  • Founded Nationally: April 15, 1905

Kappa Delta Rho

Zeta Beta Chapter
  • Philanthropy: National and Local Philanthropies
  • Motto: "Honor Super Omnia" (Honor Above All Things)
  • Colors: Middlebury Blue and Princeton Orange
  • Symbol:
  • Flower: Red Rose
  • Founded Locally: April 22, 1989
  • Founded Nationally: May 17, 1905

Lambda Chi Alpha

Phi-Rho Zeta Chapter
  • Philanthropy: North American Food Drive
  • Motto: "Vir Quisque Vir" (Every Man a Man); and "Χαλεπὰ τὰ καλά" (Naught Without Labor)
  • Colors: Purple, Green and Gold
  • Symbol: Cross and Crescent
  • Flower: Red Rose
  • Founded Locally: April 19, 1986
  • Founded Nationally: November 2, 1909

Phi Kappa Sigma

Tarleton Colony
  • Philanthropy:
  • Motto: "Stellis Aequus Durando"
  • Colors: Black and Old Gold
  • Symbol: Maltese Cross
  • Flower: Yellow Chrysanthemum
  • Founded Locally:
  • Founded Nationally: August 16, 1850

Sigma Chi

Kappa Xi Chapter
  • Philanthropy: Children's Miracle Network and Huntsman Cancer Institute
  • Motto: "In Hoc Signo Vinces" (In This Sign You Shall Conquer)
  • Colors: Blue and Old Gold
  • Symbol: The White Cross
  • Flower: White Rose
  • Founded Locally: September 28, 1996
  • Founded Nationally: June 28, 1855