General Recruitment Information

  • IUP has a deferred recruitment system, which means that students may participate in the recruitment process only when they meet the following criteria:

    • They are enrolled as full-time undergraduate students.
    • They earn and maintain a minimum 2.25 cumulative grade-point average.
    • They have successfully earned a minimum of 12 credit hours at IUP or transferred to IUP with a minimum of 12 credit hours from another college or university. Credits accumulated during high school do not count towards this minimum.

    Deferred Recruitment Policy

    Join us for Meet the Greeks on September 7 and 8, 2016, in the Oak Grove from noon to 4:00 p.m. Each of our chapters will be in the Oak Grove to discuss Greek Life and meet potential new members. Rain location: HUB Ohio Room.

    Interfraternity Council Recruitment

    Fall recruitment is open to students meeting the deferred recruitment criteria.

    Fall 2015 recruitment dates are September 12–24, 2016.

    Open recruitment events are September 12–17, 2016.

    Closed recruitment events (invitation only) are September 18–24, 2016.

    Fraternities will give out bids for membership on September 25, 2016.

    If you would like to meet each of the twelve IFC chapters prior to the start of Open Recruitment, join us in the HUB Monongahela Room 6:30–8:30 p.m. on Wednesday, September 7, for Get Him to the Greek.

    If you have any questions, please e-mail go-greek@iup.edu.

    Panhellenic Association Recruitment

    Fall 2016 recruitment events for those interested in our Panhellenic chapters kicks off on September 8, 2016, in the HUB Ohio Room at 8:00 p.m. Stop by kick-off to learn about each of our 11 PHA sororities. Chapters will plan and organize their own events after kick-off. Look around campus and check social media for announcements regarding individual recruitment events.

    If you have any questions, please e-mail go-greek@iup.edu.

    National Pan-Hellenic Council Intake

    The National Pan-Hellenic Council does not organize a councilwide intake or recruitment event. Individual chapters are responsible for their intake. Look around campus for flyers about interest meetings for individual chapters.

    The NPHC will host their own Meet the Greeks on Tuesday, September 6, 2016, at 7:00 p.m. in the HUB Susquehanna Room. Come by to learn more about our NPHC organizations!

    If you have any questions, please e-mail go-greek@iup.edu.

    Multicultural Greek Council Intake

    The Multicultural Greek Council does not organize a councilwide intake or recruitment event. Individual chapters are responsible for their intake. Look around campus for flyers about interest meetings for individual chapters.

    If you have any questions, please e-mail go-greek@iup.edu.