The Indiana University Fraternity and Sorority Community began an initiative in 2004 focused on the integration of our core principles into an assessment process that would unify the goals and values of the all fraternities and sororities. These core values represent not only the learning goals of the chapters and each individual member but also of the university and its commitment of providing meaningful experiences outside the classroom. The five parts of the Pillars of Excellence outline what a successful chapter should look like and give each member a foundation in striving to be the best member. These principles, to which our chapters were founded upon many years ago, are still an integral part of our chapters today.
These are the core values that represent not only the learning goals of the chapters and each individual member, but also of the Greek community and Indiana University as a whole. These pillars outline what a successful chapter promotes: