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Meet NPC

The National Panhellenic Conference, one of the largest organizations advocating for women, is the umbrella group for 26 national and international sororities that are autonomous social organizations. NPC sororities are located on more than 670 campuses with 411,242 undergraduate members in 3,288 chapters. Alumnae are represented in 3,784 associations throughout the world.

Our Purpose

NPC was established in 1902 to assist collegiate and alumnae chapters of the NPC member organizations in cooperating with colleges and universities and to foster interfraternal relationships.

Our Mission

The National Panhellenic Conference is the premier advocacy and support organization for the advancement of the sorority experience.

Our Vision

National Panhellenic Conference - Advancing the Sorority Experience Together.

Our Values

We are committed to relationships built on trust through transparency, accountability and mutual respect. Innovation and our core values of friendship, leadership, service, knowledge, integrity and community guide us in fulfilling our mission.

Our Successes 2015-16


  • Close to 5 million women are initiates of our 26 member organizations
  • Over 411,000 undergraduates at maximum membership size
  • 3,288 collegiate chapters
  • 3,784 alumnae chapters


  • More than $30,000,000 raised for inter/national philanthropic causes by collegiate and alumnae members
  • More than 3.2 million hours volunteered in support of nonprofit organizations



  • 2,214 inter/nationl organization scholarships awarded
  • More than $5 million in scholarships awarded by NPC member organizations


  • NPC organizations provide housing to over 45,000 undergraduates in housing that they own.