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CPH Primary Recruitment

Primary Recruitment 

The Armstrong Panhellenic chapters will host Primary Recruitment from August 26- August 30th for the Fall 2019 semester.

The sororities participating in this recruitment week are:

  • Alpha Sigma Tau
  • Phi Mu
  • Sigma Sigma Sigma

Is there a GPA requirement to participate in Primary Recruitment?

The GPA to register for recruitment is a 2.75 or higher high school GPA, as calculated by the Georgia Southern University Office of Admissions. This GPA  is based on the Required High School Curriculum. This is NOT the final high school GPA listed on your transcript or your HOPE GPA. Before registering for recruitment, you can check your GPA using your online Admissions Status Check Page.

Current students with an established GPA may register for Primary Recruitment during their undergraduate collegiate career with a Georgia Southern GPA of 2.50 or higher based on at least 12 or more credits. Transfer students with a cumulative GPA of 2.50 or higher based on at least 12 or more credits may also register for Primary Recruitment.  As you’re looking at your membership options, please keep in mind that some chapters may have higher GPA requirement for membership.

GPA Zones

Green Zone = Your options are not likely limited based on your GPA. (3.0 + )

Yellow Zone = Your options are more likely to be limited by your GPA. (2.8 – 2.99)

Red Zone = Your options are very likely to be limited based on GPA. (2.79 and below)

How much is the registration fee?

Primary Recruitment will open June 3rd and close on August 26. 

The 2018 non-refundable registration fee will be $30.

Recommendation Letters

Alpha Sigma Tau – does not require letters; send to AST Letters

Phi Mu – send to Brooke

Sigma Sigma Sigma – does not require letters

Additional Questions

A few questions that you may still be wondering about are listed below, a great time to ask these questions are during SOAR sessions!

  • If I sign up for recruitment I am obligated to join a sorority.
  • I only want to be in one certain sorority.
  • I heard that some sororities have a certain reputation.
  • What qualities are sororities looking for?
  • I am a legacy to a sorority, what else should I know?
  • What if I do not like the sorority I join?
  • I heard that the recruitment week is stressful.

Click here to register for CPH Primary Recruitment 


Continuous Open Bidding (COB)/ Spring Recruitment:

Primary Recruitment is the most common way to join one of our three Panhellenic organizations.  This process gives potential members the opportunity to learn about the all Panhellenic organizations on campus as well as their philanthropies, values and sisterhood bonds.  If you are interested in joining a Panhellenic organization, we recommend that you participate in Primary Recruitment, as many chapters will reach their capacity during this process.

The other, and less likely, option for joining a Panhellenic sorority is through Continuous Open Bidding (COB), which is an informal process that some, not all chapters may engage in. The chapters who have available space will participate in this process throughout the academic year. Chapters that will be participating in COB or Spring Recruitment will be announced at the start of spring semester. Please stay tuned to CPH social media for information regarding this announcement.

Last updated: 6/27/2019