How to Join

Men are eligible to join a fraternity at Valparaiso University once he has completed 12 credit hours with a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.50.

For more information on joining a fraternity, submit your information here!

Parent Information

Joining a fraternity is a big decision, and often parents/guardians have a number of questions.

Please click here for more information specifically for parents of men considering joining a fraternity at Valpo.

Freshman Scholarships Available to members of the Class of 2023!


Panhellenic and Interfraternity Council Freshman Scholarship

On behalf of the Interfraternity and Panhellenic Councils at Valparaiso University, we would like to welcome you to your first year on campus and to provide you information on an exciting scholarship opportunity. The fall of 2019 marks the seventh year of the Interfraternity Council and Panhellenic Council Freshman Scholarships. Two $500 scholarships will be offered. Due October 1, 2019. Click here for the application.


Phi Kappa Psi Excellence Bound Scholarship

Are you a Guy? Are you a Valpo Freshman? Then you should apply for the Phi Kappa Psi Excellence Bound Scholarships! We will be giving out one $1500, two $750 and four $500 scholarships! Due: September 15, 2019. Click here for the application.


Phi Sigma Kappa Jack Esala Honorary Scholarship

This scholarship is open to any freshman male! The Brothers of Phi Sigma Kappa want to help you continue your academic success at Valparaiso University. We are awarding $600 to the best candidate. Due: unknown. Click here for the application.



Sigma Chi Freshman Scholarship

The Sigma Chi Fraternity is seeking to award two $500 scholarships to freshman men who are believed to be men of high ambition. After submission of the application, you will be contacted by Sigma Chi for an interview for the next step in the process. This process involves a round of interviews, peer assessment, and self-evaluation. Deadline to apply is September 15, 2019Click here for the application.


Sigma Phi Epsilon Balanced Man Scholarship

Our fraternity offers the Balanced Man Scholarship to reward incoming male students who successfully developed into an athlete, scholar, gentleman and leader during their high school careers. We will be awarding several scholarships worth up to $1000 to students who exemplify the qualities of a sound mind and a sound body. Applicants and winners are not obligated to join the Sigma Phi Epsilon fraternity. Due: September 13, 2019. Click here for the application.