Skip to main content

RIT fraternities and sororities records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RITArc-0545

Collection Scope and Content Note

The collection on fraternities and sororities includes materials related to individual organizations at RIT’s downtown and Henrietta campuses. Please note: The materials in this collection were largely accumulated by administrative departments and not transferred to the RIT Archives directly by the original organization. Some of the fraternities or sororities referenced within this collection were never installed or chartered on the RIT campus, but rather their associated documentation was maintained for reference purposes.

Dates

  • Creation: 1934 - 2012

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open to researchers.

Historical Information: RIT Greek organizations

Greek organizations have been a part of the RIT campus from the years of the Rochester Athenaeum and Mechanics Institute (RAMI) campus and downtown RIT campus to the present. Currently RIT has more than 30 organizations overseen by one of the following governing councils: College Panhellenic Council, Inter-fraternity Council, National Association of Latino Fraternal Organizations, and National Pan-Hellenic Council.

Extent

1.5 Linear Feet (3 archival document boxes)

Language

English

Abstract

Materials related to individual Greek organizations within the Greek community at RIT from 1935-2012. The collection includes constitutions, minutes, correspondence, event information, newsletters, alumni directories, and assorted promotional materials pertaining to specific organizations at RIT.

The materials in this collection were largely accumulated by administrative departments and not transferred to the RIT Archives directly by the original organization. Some of the fraternities or sororities referenced within this collection were never installed or chartered on the RIT campus, but rather their associated documentation was maintained for reference purposes.

Processing Information

Finding aid created by Jody Sidlauskas in December 2014. ArchivesSpace record updated by Julia Novakovic in October 2023.

Title
Finding Aid to the RIT Fraternities and Sororities Records
Subtitle
RIT Archives
Status
Completed
Author
Jody Sidlauskas
Date
4 December 2014
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the RIT Archives Repository

Contact:
Rochester NY 14623 USA