14 San Diego State fraternities suspended after student is hospitalized

California

(Courtesy of San Diego State University)

SAN DIEGO (KSWB) — San Diego State University suspended the Interfraternity Council and all of its 14 chapters after a student was hospitalized Wednesday night.

According to SDSU, the SDSU Police Department was investigating after a student allegedly attended an event hosted by one of the IFC’s fraternities on Nov. 6.

The student required medical attention following the event, SDSU officials said. Details regarding the student’s wellbeing were not immediately available.

“A San Diego State University fraternity is alleged to have been involved in possible misconduct,” said Cory Marshall of SDSU. “We expect all our students to uphold our institutional values and the student code of conduct.”

SDSU’s president Adela de la Torre announced the suspension Friday, adding that all of the fraternities’ activities were suspended until further notice.

The fraternities named in the suspension included Alpha Epsilon Pi, Delta Sigma Phi, Delta Upsilon, Kappa Alpha Order, Kappa Sigma, Phi Delta Theta, Phi Gamma Delta, Phi Gamma Delta, Pi Kappa Alpha, Sigma Alpha Epsilon, Sigma Chi, Sigma Phi Epsilon, Theta Chi and Zeta Beta Tau.

An estimated 1,400 students are currently members in IFC fraternities on campus, according to SDSU’s website.

The suspension did not affect the National Pan-Hellenic Council, the College Panhellenic Association or the United Sorority and Fraternity Council, nor did it affect the chapters associated with those organizations.

For local, national, and breaking news, and to get weather alerts, download our FREE mobile app from the Apple App Store or the Google Play Store.

Copyright 2019 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Don’t Miss

Join the Pro Football Challenge
Sunday Morning Matters
MedWatch Today
Hispanic Heritage
Bulldog Insider: The Podcast
The Valley's Armenia
Pros Who Know

CBS47 On Your Side

Do you have a problem that you need help solving? Contact Investigative Reporter Erik Rosales and let him be

On Your Side.

Email erikrosales@cbsfresno.com