2013 Greek Recruitment Policy
Formal Recruitment Rules
- The 2013 Fall Formal Recruitment
period is defined as September 23-September 26, 2013.
- Any first-year, transfer,
or upperclassman interested in participating in Recruitment must register online
through the link provided on the Recruitment website. This is the only
form of registration which is acceptable.
- There is a $55
non-refundable Recruitment registration fee which must be paid online when
registering by noon on September 20, 2013. All potential new members
must have registered and paid the registration fee online by this time in
order to participate in formal recruitment activities.
- Any male student registered
as a full-time student (9- or more credit hours) and not on academic
probation will be eligible for recruitment. Upperclassmen and
transfer students must have a 2.0 GPA to register for recruitment.
- All potential new members
must attend a Recruitment Information Session hosted by IFC prior to the formal recruitment period.
- All formal recruitment
functions will be held on campus and must end by 10pm. The time limit for
Smokers will be as such: 1st Smoker-15 minutes per house; 2nd
Smoker-1 hour; 3rd Smoker-45 minutes to 1 hour.
- All formal recruitment
functions will be alcohol free. No alcohol in any form may be served
or consumed by anyone during a formal recruitment function.
- New members are required
to visit all the chapters to which they are invited.
- Strict silence is defined
as no communication in any form (verbal, written, or electronically
transmitted (text, email) between a potential new member and a fraternity
member(s)). Strict silence is to be observed during the hours of 11pm
on Wednesday, September 25 until the formal Bid Day signing ceremony on Thursday, September 26.
- New members must not be
under the influence of alcohol or any illegal substances when bids are
distributed or they will not be allowed to participate in Bid Day.
2013 IFC Recruitment Dates
Monday, Sept 2 Recruitment event dates, activities, band
contracts, and new member schedules due to Office of Greek Life
Friday, Sept 6
Informal Recruitment Begins
Friday, Sept 20
Recruitment Registration Deadline $55
Monday, Sept 23
Tuesday, Sept 24
Wednesday, Sept 25 Third Smoker
Thursday, Sept 26 IFC Bid Day Ceremony
Friday, Nov. 8
All New Member Activities must be completed
Tuesday, Nov 19 Initiation
All current and
prospective members of fraternities and sororities must abide by this policy. It is the responsibility of the chapter
presidents to educate their members about this policy.