Black Greek Council

The Black Greek Council is made up of traditional African-American Sororities and Fraternities, these organizations also go by the Divine Nine.

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Black Greek Council


The Black Greek Council (BGC) at Grand Valley State University is currently composed of eight out of the nine of the International Greek letter Sororities and Fraternities within The Divine Nine.
BGC promotes interaction through forums, meetings and other mediums for the exchange of information and engages in cooperative programming and initiatives through various activities and functions. 

1906 Cornell University - Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc.

1908 Howard University - Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.

1911 Howard University - Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc.

1913 Howard University - Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.

1914 Howard University - Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc.

1920 Howard University - Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc.

1922 Butler University - Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc.

1963 Morgan State University - Iota Phi Theta Fraternity, Inc.

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