ABAC recognizes the value of social Greek organization as a co-curricular experience that provides students with unique leadership and social opportunities. They support the overall objective of the college to encourage academic enhancement and personal development of the members. Through living together in on-campus housing, students in these organizations are able to develop a sense of camaraderie.
ABOUT Greek Life
Alpha Gamma Rho Fraternity
Founded at Ohio State University in 1904, Alpha Gamma Rho prides itself on creating men for the past 100 years. As both a social and professional fraternity, AGR provides students with the opportunity to get more out of their college experience. Though historically AGR has been an agricultural fraternity, AGR now welcomes students pursuing careers in agriculture, natural resources, life sciences and other related fields.
Through membership in the AGR fraternity, students gain valuable leadership experience, excel academically, participate in local community service projects and create a truly memorable college experience.
Sigma Alpha Sorority
Sigma Alpha is a professional agricultural sorority that promotes scholarship, leadership, service and fellowship among its members. The sorority was founded in 1978 at the Ohio State University by five women who wanted an alternative to the social Greek sorority system. Since that time, Sigma Alpha has become a national organization consisting of more than 80 chapters, comprised of undergraduate and alumnae members. Today, more than 11,000 members have been initiated into Sigma Alpha Sorority. We’re growing steadily as others in agriculture learn about us.
Kappa Sigma Fraternity
Since its founding at the University of Virginia on December 10, 1869, The Kappa Sigma Fraternity has initiated more than 268,000 men on college campuses throughout the United States and Canada. Today, the Fraternity has over 192,000 living alumni and more than 17,000 undergraduate members stretching across 316 campuses.
Our proud history of producing campus leaders who go on to succeed in business, government, the armed services, sports, entertainment and the arts has led to Kappa Sigma’s continuous and unparalleled growth across the continent.
Kappa Sigma who was mainly introduced to ABAC in hopes of not only improving the character of the fraternity members, but also the living conditions of the Tifton community. The Fraternity continues to outreach in numerous community service events with blood drives, breast cancer events, and Relay for Life, which will be later in the semester.
Alpha Sigma Alpha (ASA)
We are an organization dedicated to developing women of poise and purpose.
A Sorority. This is who we are; an organization of sisterhood, heritage, leadership and service. Alpha Sigma Alpha offers an experience of fun campus activities to a lifetime of community impact. By fostering close friendships between members, Alpha Sigma Alpha develops women of poise and purpose who strive to continue improving the world around them. We inspire women to lead, to serve and most of all to make a difference.
Lambda Sigma Upsilon
Lambda Sigma Upsilon is a multicultural fraternity with its roots originating in 1978. At that time, Rutgers University in New Brunswick, New Jersey was a hotbed of political and academic controversy. Minority students, particularly Latinos, felt that they were not getting the attention they needed to succeed in their academic endeavors.
With this notion, Lambda Sigma Upsilon originated to represent and meet the needs of the students on campus, help students achieve their goals, and provide a sense of family to those away from home.
Sigma Gamma Rho
Sigma Gamma Rho was organized on November 12, 1922, in Indianapolis, Indiana, by seven young educators: Mary Lou Allison Gardner Little, Dorothy Hanley Whiteside, Vivian White Marbury, Nannie Mae Gahn Johnson, Hattie Mae Annette Dulin Redford, Bessie Mae Downey Rhoades Martin and Cubena McClure. The group became an incorporated national collegiate sorority on December 30, 1929, when a charter was granted to Alpha chapter at Butler University. Soaring To Greater Heights Of Attainment Around The World, Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc., as a leading national service organization, has met the challenges of the day and continues to grow through Sisterhood, Scholarship and Service.