2016 Fall Recruitment August 16th-August 20th
Greek Life Fast Facts
- The first female senator and astronaut were Greek.
- 85% of Fortune 500 executives were part of Greek life.
- College graduation rates are 20% higher among Greeks than non-Greeks.
- Since 1825, all but three U.S. Presidents were Greek.
- Over 85% of student leaders on 730 campuses surveyed belong to Greek organizations.
- There are 9 million members of Greek life nation wide.
- 40 of 47 U.S. Supreme Court Justices since 1910 were fraternity men.
- Members of Greek life consistently have higher GPA's than non-affiliated students.
- Over 7 million philanthropic dollars are raised each year by Greeks nationally.
- The Greek system is the largest network of volunteers in the US, with members donating over 10 million hours of volunteer service each year.
- 850,000 hours are volunteered by Greeks annually.
- August 16th: Recruitment 101
- On this day Panhellenic will go over the recruitment schedule, provide small group time with your recruitment counselor, and you will hear more about each chapter at UTC.
- August 17th: Go Greek!
- On this day you will meet all six organizations on campus. You will discover what it means to be Greek at UTC!
- August 18th: Sisterhood Round
- On this day you will visit four houses. You will learn how each chapter honors sisterhood.
- August 19th: Preference Round
- During this round you will visit two chapters. You will have personal conversations with sisters about what their respective organizations mean to them.
- August 20th: Bid Day
- On this day you will receive an invitation of membership from one of the chapters. Should you choose to accept, you will be united with your sisters as you run out the doors to them.