Prospective Greek FAQs
Frequently Asked Questions
How many Greek chapters are there?
The University of Montana currently has 6 fraternities, 4 Panhellenic sororities, and 1 multicultural sorority.
What kind of time commitment is required?
As an average member of a Greek organization, your time commitment will be around 4 hours a week or less. This typically includes a chapter meeting and dinner once a week. Depending on the week, there may be optional activities that you may want to participate in. These events include, but are not limited to philanthropy events, social events between houses or events hosted by the Office of Fraternity and Sorority Involvement.
Where do freshman members live?
Freshman are required to live on campus unless they have a permanent family residence in Missoula.
How much does it cost?
*The low-end of the fraternity active member costs reflects chapters without facilities.
Are Greeks involved in other parts of campus?
YES! Greek members are involved in a variety of activities, such as:
- The Kaiman
- Davidson Honors College
- Associate Students of University of Montana (ASUM)
- Intramural, Club and Varsity Sports
- Religious Groups (Younglife, CampusCRU, etc.)
- Honors Societies (Order of Omega, Mortar Board, PsiChi, Pi Sigma Alpha, etc.)
- Student Involvement Network
- UM Allies
- And many more!
What organizations do UM Greeks work with?
Service is an important aspect of Greek Life. In 2017, UM Greeks donated over 10,000 hours of their time to local and national organizations, including:
- Big Brothers & Big Sisters
- Flagship Program
- The Poverello Center
- The Missoula Food Bank
- Relay for Life
- The Clark Fork Coalition
Each Chapter has an individual organization that they donate to.