Illinois State University Greek leaders gather for a leadership conference

Sorority and Fraternity Life announces name change to honor sorority women founders

At the beginning of January 2020, Fraternity and Sorority Life, a unit of the Dean of Students Office, officially changed its name to Sorority and Fraternity Life. The name change was implemented...
Transfer student walking at Student Fitness Center at Illinois State

Video: How can transfer students get involved at Illinois State?

In this video Dean of Students John Davenport answers questions about finding like-minded students, pursuing your passions, and becoming a part of the Redbird community.
students in a line with bags of trash on Alternative Break

From the source: Why students choose Alternative Breaks

There are many reasons students choose to participate in Alternative Break. Hear from some current students on why they dove in and what they've gotten out of the experience.
Male and female volunteers hammering wood

What is Alternative Break? (And what can your college student get out of it?)

College students are taking advantage of school breaks to leave their mark on the world, develop skills, and make great friends thanks to Alternative Break.
Sorority members dance on stage

Greek community dances for a good cause at March Madness

Each spring, the March Madness dance event brings fraternities and sororities at Illinois State together to raise money for a good cause.

Jimenez honored with fraternal Undergraduate Award of Distinction

Fraternity and Sorority Life, a unit of the Dean of Students Office, is proud to announce that the current president of the Interfraternity Council (IFC) Ramiro Jimenez has been honored with the...

Welcoming our new Redbirds

Illinois State welcomed our new Redbirds to campus last week. While faculty and staff work diligently to prepare for the arrival of new students to Illinois State, many do not recognize the role a...

Greek Life Task Force makes recommendations for positive change

The Task Force for Greek Life works to elevate the fraternal community at Illinois State toward a unified, nationally recognized system.
Illinois State alumni Matt Miller and Kyle Leonard, with George Washington student Carla Plascencia

Alternative Breaks alumni give back to their communities

The Division of Student Affairs is proud to highlight two alumni who have made a significant impact in their careers and communities by sharing their life-changing experiences with others since...
Illinois State students participate in Alternative Spring Break 2017. Gathering trash

Students engage in service learning during Alternative Spring Break

While some students decide to spend their spring break at home or in warmer weather, 177 Illinois State students chose to devote their time off to Alternative Spring Break.