In addition to using the Greek alphabet, sororities and fraternities use a unique vocabulary that can be confusing to newcomers and others less familiar with the Greek community. More about “Greek Glossary”...
Greek Life Facts
- There are 12 active Greek organizations at TWU.
- Greek Life is the largest collective student organization on campus.
- 43 of the nation's 50 largest companies are headed by Greek members.
- Greek, nationally, complete over 10 million hours of community service each year.
- Since 1910, 85% of the Supreme Court Justices have been Greek.
- 85% of the Fortune 500 key executives are Greek.
- 76% of Who's Who in America are Greek.
- All but two Presidents since 1825 have been Greek.
- 70% of the U.S Presidents' cabinet members since 1900 have been Greek.
- 76% of U.S. Senators are Greek.
- Both women elected to the U.S. Supreme Court were Greek.
- More than 70% of Greeks graduate from college while fewer than 50% of non-Greeks graduate.