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TCU Greek Letter Society Charters

 Collection
Identifier: RU-60

Content Description

Eight framed charters of TCU Greek Letter Societies that previously were displayed in the Brown Lupton University Union.

Dates

  • Majority of material found in 1959-1970

Biographical / Historical

Since Sept. 11, 1954 the TCU Board of Trustees approves (16-7-1) to establish Greek societies on campus. In 2003 The Princeton Review ranks TCU the 15th biggest major fraternity and sorority scene in the country. Greeks obtain one of the largest pledging classes ever at TCU. More than $121,000 is donated by TCU’s Greek organizations to charities like Muscular Dystrophy Association, Children’s Miracle Network and the Tarrant County Food Bank. Chi Upsilon Sigma, TCU’s first national Latin sorority, is established.

Extent

.5 Linear feet

Language of Materials

English

Physical Location

TTF 4
Language of description
English
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

Repository Details

Part of the Archives and Special Collections, Mary Couts Burnett Library Repository

Contact:
TCU Box 298400
2800 S. University Drive
Fort Worth, Texas 76129-0001
Fort Worth Texas 76129
(817) 257-4566
(817) 257-7282 (Fax)