About Inter-Cultural Greek Council
The I.C.G.C. (Inter-Cultural Greek Council) represents affiliated groups that historically but, not exclusively national African-American, Asian-American, or Latino Greek-lettered organizations.
The purpose of this organization is to unify and enhance student development through celebrating diversity, participating in civic engagement, and upholding high scholastic standards for multicultural and service oriented Greek lettered organizations that are represented under the Center for Multicultural Student Services.
The goal of ICGC is to develop students as leaders, improve the campus through our involvement, and enhance the community by our contributions. These goals are upheld and achieved by
- Celebrating diversity and heightening cultural awareness through programming
- Promoting scholarship by upholding high academic standards
- Building and creating unity within the encompassing organizations
- Endorsing civil engagement through service throughout the Harrisonburg and JMU communities
I.C.G.C. governs two individual councils, the National Pan-Hellenic Council (NPHC) and the Independent Greek Council (IGC).
N.P.H.C. represents the traditionally African American Devine 9 organizations: Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc. Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc., Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc., Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc. and Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc.
I.G.C. represents multicultural based organizations: alpha Kappa Delta Phi Sorority, Inc, La Unidad Latina, Lambda Upsilon Lambda Fraternity, Inc. and Hermandad de Sigma Iota Alpha, Incorporada.
All chapters are locally and nationally diverse in their membership.
To find out more I.C.G.C. hosts their annual Meet the Greeks during the month of September to answer any questions individuals may have about chapters represented under its council.