Welcome to Fraternity & Sorority Life at UCSB!

Joining a fraternity or sorority at UCSB is a great way to open doors to countless opportunities and activities.
When you become involved, you will enhance your educational experience by emphasizing intellectual, interpersonal, cultural, and social development. No matter what type of college experience you are looking for, you are sure to find it in our community. 

Fraternity and sorority life is a very important part of UCSB student culture, with 11% of undergraduates (approximately 2,500 students) belonging to Greek-lettered organizations.

The fraternity and sorority system provides its members with essential skills and opportunities beyond those of the classroom. Each organization provides support and academic guidance for their members, as well as opportunities for leadership, community service, and friendships that will last a lifetime.

Council Websites

Fraternity & Sorority Life

By the Numbers


Fraternity & Sorority Councils


Recognized Greek-lettered organizations




Hours of community service performed per quarter


Donated to charity annually by UCSB Greeks


Average community GPA

For more information related to the CA Campus-Recognized Sorority & Fraternity Transparency Act, click here