Saint Louis University

Multicultural Greek Council Organizations

The Multicultural Greek Council (MGC) serves as the governing board of any culturally-based Greek Letter organization, including but not limited to the fraternities and sororities that make up the National Pan-Hellenic Council (NPHC), also known as the "Divine Nine." The MGC provides SLU students the opportunity to participate in culturally based Greek Letter organizations. 

City-Wide Chapters

The historically Black Greek-letter fraternities and sororities in St. Louis are city-wide chapters with the exception of Sigma Gamma Rho. City-wide chapters provide students the opportunity to recruit and initiate members from any university or college in the St. Louis Metropolitan area. The city-wide chapters operates individually under one constitution and bylaws, has their own elected officers and are chartered and recognized by the individual organization's international headquarters.   


Alpha Iota Omicron

Alpha Iota Omicron, Professional South Asian Interest Fraternity, was founded on October 16, 1998. The fraternity dedicated to providing males the means for success in a changing global society. The ideals of this brotherhood are the following: Brotherhood, Networking, Community Service, and Promoting South Asian Culture. AIO become a recognized colony at SLU in Fall 2014. If interested in membership, look out for information on their recruitment events.  


Institution based MGC Chapters

Sigma Gamma Rho crest         
Sigma Gamma Rho
National Website
 Founded: November 1922
Alpha Iota Omicron
National Website
Founded: October 1998


City-Wide MGC Chapters 

Alpha Phi Alpha crest Kappa Alpha Psi Crest

Alpha Phi Alpha
National Website

Chapter Website

Founded: December 1906

Alpha Kappa Alpha
National Website

Chapter Website

Founded: January 1908

Kappa Alpha Psi
National Website

Chapter Website

Founded: January 1911

Omega Psi Phi Crest Delta Sigma Theta Crest Phi Beta Sigma Crest
Omega Psi Phi
National Website
Founded: November 1911

Delta Sigma Theta
National Website

Chapter Website

Founded: January 1913

Phi Beta Sigma
National Website
Founded: January 9, 1914
Iota Phi Theta Crest
Zeta Phi Beta
National Website
Founded: January 1920
Iota Phi Theta
National Website
Founded: September 1963



Multicultural Greek Council Executive Board:

President: Morgan Clendening, Alpha Kappa Alpha

Vice President: ShaDe' Phoenix, Sigma Gamma Rho

Secretary: Alpha Iota Omicron

Treasurer: Alpha Iota Omicron

Liaison: Sena Lyons, Delta Sigma Theta

Membership Selection

Membership selection for these organizations is different for each chapter as the chapters choose the time when they will initiate new members. This process, known as intake, generally begins with an interest meeting followed by a period of membership education. The SLU students interested in the Membership Intake process can learn more about the organizations at the following Fall Welcome Events:

We hope to see you at our MGC Events during Fall Welcome:

Wednesday August 24, 2016
AIO and MGC Present: Dodgeball
Simon Recreation Center @ 5 pm
Come and play dodgeball with the Brothers of Alpha Iota Omicron (AIO) and other members of the MGC.

Thursday, August 25, 2016
MGC Meet and Greet
BSC 253 @ 7 pm
Come mingle with representatives from the "Divine Nine" organizations. You will be able to asks questions during the panel discussion and information will be shared on organization's history, programs and events, and membership opportunities.

Friday, August 26, 2016
Black Student Alliance Step Show
BSC Amphitheater @ 7 pm
Representatives from the historically black Greek letter organizations, along with other SLU organizations, will perform a step presentation.

If you are looking for additional information on MGC and the MGC chapters, please visit the MGC Groups page or contact Aleidra Allen at