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Formal Sorority Recruitment only occurs in the fall semester, right after school begins. It is the best opportunity to see every chapter with other women going through the recruitment process.

What to Expect During Recruitment

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    Open House Night

    This night allows you to get a glance at each sorority hall and meet the members.

    Just be yourself, relax, and smile!

    What to wear: Sun dress, skirt, dressy pants, nice top.

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    Philanthropy Night

    Philanthropy Night is designed to inform you about the service opportunities available in each chapter. Each sorority will tell you about its individual philanthropy and may invite you to assist with a service project. The chapters will also tell you about leadership positions their members hold and sisterhood activities within the chapter.
    What to wear: Nice jeans, pants or skirt, nice top.

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    Preference Night

    Preference Night is filled with candlelight and songs and provides an entirely different look at the special bonds within the sororities. This night is extremely serious. Preference is focused on each sorority’s expression of fraternal ideals and sisterly values. By this night you should have an idea of which sorority you may want to join.
    What to wear: Dressiest night of Recruitment; dress as if for a wedding or wear Sunday clothes.

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    Bid Day

    This is the conclusion of Recruitment. You may receive an invitation to pledge a sorority. Bid day is a fun, entertaining time for new members and sorority sisters.
    What to Wear: Shorts and recruitment t-shirt.