What is in Panhellenic's Jurisdiction vs Other Group's Jurisdictions?

Panhellenic:

  • Comprised of 20 women’s sororities.  17 with open chapter facilities.

  • Executive board of 11 elected UW undergraduate sorority members who serve in various roles

  • Focuses on education, advocacy, programming and community standards

  • Able to hold member organizations accountable for organizational conduct

 

Interfraternity Council:

  • Comprised of 24 residential men’s fraternities

  • Executive board of 7 elected UW undergraduate fraternity members who serve in various roles

  • Focuses on education, advocacy, programming and community standards

  • Able to hold member organizations accountable for organizational conduct

 

University of Washington Community Standards & Student Conduct:

  • Office within the University of Washington that oversees the student conduct code and alleged violations of the code

  • Made up of university professional staff members

  • Responsible for student accountability for academic and non-academic violations of the Conduct Code.  Focus first on educational outcomes

  • Able to hold individual students accountable for individual behavior

 

Individual chapter house corporations:

  • All chapter facilities are privately owned and operated by either a local house corporation of alumni members or a national house corporation tied to the national fraternal organization

  • House corporations make decisions regarding the occupancy of the chapter facility (following Public Health guidance) as well as if the facility will be open or closed during this time

  • The UW, and the IFC/PHA councils do not have a say in if the chapter facilities are open during this time