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Campus and Campus Life

Lynchburg College campus

Lynchburg College is located in Lynchburg, Virginia, about 180 miles southwest of Washington D.C., in the Central Virginia foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains. It occupies {{safesubst:#invoke:convert|convert}} in Lynchburg and has a separate environmental research center on {{safesubst:#invoke:convert|convert}}, the Claytor Nature Study Center, located about 40 minutes from campus. Most students live on campus and in nearby college-owned houses.

Student Organizations

Lynchburg College has over 40 clubs & organizations for students to participate in. Examples of organization types include Greek life, student government, spiritual life, volunteer organizations, leadership programs, and publications.<ref>{{#invoke:citation/CS1|citation |CitationClass=web }}</ref>

Greek Life

Fraternity life began on the Lynchburg College campus in 1962, with the arrival of Sigma Mu Sigma, whose Sigma Chapter was active until disbanded in the mid 1980s. Fraternities and sororities appeared on campus again in 1992. All official Greek houses are located on Vernon Street, and are currently owned by the college. LC is 17% Greek. Listed below are the chapters of the social fraternities and sororities that comprise Greek life at LC.


Organization Symbol Nickname Chapter
Phi Delta Theta ΦΔΘ Phi Delt Virginia Theta
Phi Kappa Tau ΦΚΤ Phi Tau Zeta Epsilon
Sigma Nu ΣΝ Sig Nu Mu Chi
Sigma Phi Epsilon ΣΦΕ Sig Ep Virginia Omicron


Organization Symbol Nickname Chapter
Alpha Chi Omega ΑXΩ A Chi O Iota Omicron
Alpha Sigma Alpha ΑΣΑ ASA Zeta Upsilon
Kappa Delta ΚΔ KD Zeta Nu
Sigma Sigma Sigma ΣΣΣ Tri-Sigma Eta Upsilon

National Pan-Hellenic Council Fraternities and Sororities

Organization Symbol Nickname Chapter
Alpha Kappa Alpha ΑKΑ AKA Omicron Sigma
Alpha Phi Alpha ΑΦA Alphas Sigma Pi
Delta Sigma Theta ΔΣΘ Deltas Eta Upsilon

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