Panhellenic Formal Recruitment
Panhellenic Formal Recruitment at the Unviersity of Tennessee has ended. Congratulations to all new sorority members!
2013 Panhellenic Recruitment Team
Jackie, Assistant Vice President of Recruitment Counselors; Allison, Vice President of Recruitment Counselors; Mary Beth, Panhellenic President; Grace, Vice President of Recruitment; and Kaitlin, Assistant Vice President of Recruitment
SORORITY FINANCIAL INFORMATION
The semester dues to join one of the 13 National Panhellenic Conference Sororities at the University of Tennessee can range from $600 - $850 depending on sorority, the average semester dues cost is $700. This fee range also includes any house fees or parlor fees that the sorority might require.
It is also important to note that the first semester of membership there are additional new member fees which can range from $150 - $400 per sorority, the average new member fee is $260. In addition, you will purchase a sorority badge as a new member which varies in cost but can range from $58- $155.
At Sorority Village, the rent per semester is similar if not less than on-campus residence hall rent and can range from $2,500 a semester to $2,700. Meal plans are comparable in cost to a dining plan on campus and each sorority determines if they will have a meal plan and how often they will serve meals.
Sororities often work with members to establish payment plans which can assist you in paying the full cost over the course of the semester. Individual sorority cost information has been compiled as estimates for 2013-14 school year and is available by clicking "Sorority Chapter Information" to the left and viewing each chapters profile page..
Continuous Open Recruitment:
Sorority chapters who have spaces of membership are allowed to participate in Continuous Open Recruitment (COR). Any chapter participating in COR is able to recruit members by holding contacting individuals they are intesreted in and asking those individuals to attend an interest meeting or recruitment event. If you would like to be included on a list of women intersted in joining a sorority during COR, please send your contact information to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sorority chapters who have spaces in membership at the start of the Spring semester are able to pariciapte in either their own COR process, or the Panhellenic Council sponsored Spring Recruitment event. Spring Recruitment is typically held at the end of January or the beginning of February. Chapters paritipating in Spring Recruitment will be listed on this website by the middle of Janaury. Please check back for more infomation then!
For more information about Sorority Life, please see the "Benefits of Joining" page, by clicking that option in the menu at your left.