Office of Student Life

Sorority and Fraternity Life

Recruitment and Intake Schedules

Recruitment & Intake Schedules

Each of the four governing councils and their respective chapters have different methods of recruitment and intake. You will find more information about their events and important dates listed below. For any questions about a specific process, please email sfl@osu.edu or check out the council webpage. Don't forget to get registered for recruitment and submit your grade release!

Fall 2022 Schedules and Events

Interfraternity Council

STEP ONE! -- Be sure to register for IFC Recruitment and complete the subsequent information form via CampusDirector. All students who register for IFC Recruitment will receive an IFC Recruitment T-shirt at PNM Orientation. Attendance at IFC Recruitment events is not required, however, it is strongly encouraged in order to receive the best information going into chapter recruitment events.

Wednesday, August 24: IFC Potential New Member Orientation

Join members of the Interfraternity Council and Sorority & Fraternity Life to learn more about the specifics of the IFC joining process. Information about dues, housing, and new member education processes will also be shared. Students who officially register for IFC Recruitment and complete the CampusDirector information form will receive their IFC Recruitment T-Shirt at orientation.

Time: 8-9 PM; Location: Great Hall Meeting Room 1 & 2 - Ohio Union, 1st Floor

 

Thursday, August 25: IFC Chapter Tabling Fair

Meet active members from the 28 IFC fraternities and learn more about their upcoming recruitment schedules! This is the best way to get details about each of our organizations and begin to build relationships before heading into recruitment events in the weeks ahead. Potential new members are welcome to come at any time between the hours of the event listed below.

Time: 6-8 PM; Location: Cartoon Room - Ohio Union, 3rd Floor

 

Friday, August 26: IFC Open House Tours

Meet at the Ohio Union to begin a walking tour of the various chapter facilities off-campus. Potential new members will be led by active members of the IFC community through the neighborhood east of High St., and they will have the opportunity to learn more about live-in requirments, housing costs, and second year live-in options.

Time: 6:30-8:30 PM; Location: Brutus Buckeye Room - Ohio Union, 3rd Floor

 

Saturday, August 27: IFC Chapter Events Begin

Potential new members can check out the various recruitment events hosted by the 28 IFC organizations. Schedules for events will be shared via chapter Instagram pages and from the IFC email if students registered for recruitment. 

Multicultural Greek Council

Most chapters in MCGC host individual intake processes that are determined by the local chapter and national organization. Chapters will share informational meeting times and locations via social media, word of mouth, and other campus marketing strategies. Intake activities may begin as early as the first day of classes and must conclude by the last day of classes. Be sure to check out MCGC's events to learn more about the council and its chapters!

National Pan-Hellenic Council

All chapters in NPHC host individual intake processes that are determined by the local chapter and national organization. Chapters will share informational meeting times and locations via social media, word of mouth, and other campus marketing strategies. Intake activities may begin as early as the first day of classes and must conclude by the last day of classes. Be sure to check out NPHC's events to learn more about the council and its chapters!

Panhellenic Association

Be sure to check out our PHA organizations at the Student Involvement Fair on Sunday, August 21st. Sign up for PHA Informal Recruitment, as known as Continuous Open Bidding, using the link below or on the PHA website.