The purpose of the National Pan-Hellenic Council (NPHC) is to:
- create and maintain high standards in the life of fraternities and sororities
- foster an understanding of the structure and method of operations among the member organizations
- address, coordinate, and develop action strategies on matters of mutual concern to the member organizations
- serve as the conduit for such action plans as may be developed
- perpetuate constructive fraternity and sorority relationships.