Winter Term is a great time to join a sorority! Learn more about informal recruitment here and fill out our COB/Informal Recruitment Interest Form to connect with recruiting chapters!

Formal Recruitment takes place at the start of Fall Term and is the only opportunity to meet all 11 chapters as many will be full for the rest of the academic year. Formal Recruitment is an exciting and fun process that help you learn more about sorority life at OSU and help you find your home away from home. 


Registration for Fall Formal Recruitment is now closed To learn more about informal recruitment options, click here.


Take a look at our 2020 Recruitment Booklet! This booklet provides you with all the information you need for your recruitment experience.

Recruitment Schedule

Formal Recruitment 2020 will take place over the second weekend of Fall Term and will be completely virtual. All events will take place via Zoom. *Dates subject to change due to the COVID-19 response*

Tuesday, September 29 - Potential New Member Orientation 

Wed, September 30 - Thurs, October 1 - Round 1: Chapter Introductions

Friday, October 2 - Saturday, Oct 3 - Round 2: Philanthropy

Sunday, October 4 - Round 3: Membership Experience

Monday, October 5 - Round 4: Preference

Tuesday, October 6 - Bid Day


Learn more about what to expect during recruitment by clicking below!

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Letters of Recommendation

If you would like to submit a letter of recommendation on behalf of a PNM, please refer to the chapter's profile for information on where to send or submit the document. 

Letters of Recommendation are NOT required to participate in Formal Recruitment. Most women go through with no letters and it does not affect their chances of receiving bid from a chapter!

Meet the Panhellenic Council - 2020 START Info Session

Learn more about the Panhellenic Council membership experience! The Panhellenic Council (PHC) is the governing council for traditionally housed sororities.


Meet the Panhellenic Council - 2020 START Info Session


Panhellenic Live Q&A

Panhellenic's Vice Presidents of Recruitment share details about Fall Formal Recruitment and the council's plans regarding COVID-19. They also answered some commonly asked questions and then took questions from participants.

Panhellenic Live Q&A Session - July 16, 2020