The Alabama United Greek Council, commonly referred to as UGC, is the governing body for the 7 multicultural and special interest based sororities and fraternities. Created in 2009, the primary purpose of the UGC is to unite its member organizations in order to share ideas and resources, promote mutual respect and equality, and provide a support network for involved students.

The UGC is currently comprised of one multicultural fraternity, Sigma Lambda Beta; Theta Tau, a co-educational engineering fraternity; Alpha Omega Epsilon, an engineering sorority, Beta Upsilon Chi, a national Christian social fraternity; and three North-America Interfraternity Conference (NIC) fraternities interest groups: Alpha Delta Phi, Alpha Epsilon Pi, and Sigma Alpha Mu.


Alpha Delta Phi

Alpha Delta Phi is a fraternity that aims to develop each brother morally, socially, and intellectually with a true philosophical spirit within an environment of fraternal brotherhood. Alpha Delta Phi, originally the second fraternity on The University of Alabama campus from 1850-1859, was reestablished in the fall of 2012.

Alpha Omega Epsilon

Alpha Omega Epsilon both a social and professional sorority open to females majoring in engineering and technical sciences. It was founded on November 13, 1983, making it the oldest engineering sorority. The sorority's purpose is to promote friendship, leadership, and professionalism within the sorority and to serve as a support system to women in STEM fields.

If you are interested in any recruitment events, or just want more information, please contact Recruitment Chair, Meghan Lemmen, at melemmen@crimson.ua.edu.

Alpha Epsilon Pi

Alpha Epsilon Pi is a Jewish fraternity, though non-discriminatory and open to all who are willing to espouse its purpose and values.

Beta Upsilon Chi

Beta Upsilon Chi, BYX (pronounced "bux") is the largest Christian social fraternity in the United States. Since its founding in 1985, BYX has spread across the country.Brothers Under Christ exists to "establish brotherhood and unity among college men based on the common bond of Jesus Christ." The fraternity's founding Scripture is Psalm 133:1, "Behold how good and pleasant it is for brothers to dwell in unity!" We are a lifelong brotherhood of committed Christian men seeking the bonds of brotherhood and unity in Christ through the avenue of a social fraternity on the Alabama campus.

The Alpha Iota chapter of Beta Upsilon Chi at the University of Alabama will be holding their Spring Rush from January 14-16. For more information on rush events or for information on our brotherhood, contact Jason Johnston, at (404) 661-4336 or jsjohnston1@crimson.ua.edu.

Sigma Alpha Mu

Sigma Alpha Mu is expanding at the University of Alabama to revive its Tau Chapter. The Tau Chapter of Sigma Alpha Mu is a group of like minded gentlemen who strive for excellence in brotherhood, philanthropy, scholarship, and leadership. Sigma Alpha Mu's mission is to foster the development of collegiate men by instilling strong fraternal values while offering social and service opportunities and teaching leadership skills. 

The Tau Chapter of Sigma Alpha Mu is activley looking for true gentlemen who are committed to bettering themselves and the Greek community through pilanthropy, scholarship and social interaction. If you are interested in learning more about Sigma Alpha Mu, please contact the chapter via email at UASigmaAlphaMu@gmail.com.

Sigma Lambda Beta

Sigma Lambda Beta International Fraternity, Incorporated believes in the principles of fairness, opportunity, and in the equality of all men no matter what their race, culture, or ethnicity and we are currently seeking interested men for the fall and spring semesters for intake.


As the only multicultural fraternity at the University of Alabama, Sigma Lambda Beta allows men to take a journey of self discovery, discover their limitless potential and commit to only the best. With our principles being Brotherhood, Scholarship, Cultural Awareness, and Community Service, we work hard to promote the opportunity for wisdom and wisdom for culture. To find out more about UA's Theta Gamma Chapter, please click here.


Theta Tau

A co-ed, professional fraternity, Theta Tau is the oldest, largest, and foremost Fraternity for Engineers. Since its founding at the University of Minnesota in 1904, over 35,000 have been initiated over the years. With emphasis on quality and a strong fraternal bond, the Fraternity has chapters only at ABET accredited schools and limits the number of student members in any one of its chapters across the nation. The purpose of Theta Tau is to develop and maintain a high standard of professional interest among its members, and to unite them in a strong bond of fraternal fellowship.