Fraternity & Sorority Life

Benefits of Fraternity/Sorority Membership

  • MEANINGFUL RELATIONSHIPS THAT LAST A LIFETIME
    • A support group to help make the adjustment to college easier
    • A sense of belonging on campus - "home away from home"
    • Powerful support network
  • GRADUATION AND RETENTION
    • National research has shown that involvement in sororities and fraternities increases students' chances of completing a bachelor's degree
    • Students who join Greek life are more likely to return to school each semester, and graduate on time
  • SUPPORT FOR ACADEMICS
    • Scholastic resources to help achieve academic goals
    • Commitment to academic success
    • Study groups, class buddies, etc.
  • COMMUNITY SERVICE AND PHILANTHROPY
    • Learn the importance of giving of oneself through active participation in community service projects
    • Opportunities for active participation in community service projects
    • Event planning and fundraising for various local and national charity organizations
  • ALUMNI INVOLVEMENT AND MENTORING
    • Large support system extended all over the nation and the world
    • Possible opportunities of internships and jobs
    • Volunteer opportunities after college (chapter advisory board team)
  • SKILL DEVELOPMENT
    • Leadership skills acquired through hands-on experience
    • Involvement in the campus and the community 
    • Event planning
    • Time management
    • Networking
    • Public speaking
    • Ability to organize and run meetings

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