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Welcome, USC Trojans!

Part of your undergraduate journey is seeking and participating in involvement opportunities to enrich your Trojan experience. It is great to hear you are interested in joining a fraternity or sorority at the University of Southern California!Fraternities and sororities are an integral part of USC since their beginning in 1889. Founding principles of academics, civic engagement, leadership, cultural understanding, and well-being are the guiding values in which chapters strive for locally and nationally.The Trojan Greek Community includes 50+ organizations organized into five governing councils along with two honor societies, representing 20% of the undergraduate student population. The five governing councils are: Asian Greek Council, Interfraternity Council, National Pan-Hellenic Council, Multicultural Greek Council, and Panhellenic Council.As you begin your journey in joining a fraternity or sorority, please note:

 

  • Alcohol Edu, Think About It, and Staying Safe:  Students new to the university are to complete the required university educational programs  before beginning any recruitment or intake process for any fraternity or sorority. Not completing these educational courses can delay your ability to join a fraternity or sorority.

 

Asian Greek Council

Fall 2019: DiSCover AGC August 27, 2019 time and location TBD

If you would like additional information about Asian Greek Council organizations, please contact us at USCFSLD@usc.edu.


Interfraternity Council Recruitment

All IFC chapters will be participating in Fall 2019 & Spring 2020

For any recruitment. related questions questions, please visit the IFC website for more information or contact useifcquestions@gmail.com.

Fall 2019 Recruitment Dates: August 23 – 30, 2019

Registration open now! Closes 8/22/19! No exceptions.

Friday 8/23/19: Kickoff / BBQ, TCC Ballroom/Alumni Park 4:30pm – 8pm

Saturday 8/24/19: Set 1/Day 1: Open House, 28th Street (The Row) 2:30pm- 7:30pm

Sunday 8/25/19: Set 1/Day 2: Open House, 28th Street (The Row) 1pm – 6pm

Monday 8/26/19: Set 1/Day 3: Open House, 28th Street (The Row) 7pm – 9pm

Tuesday & Wednesday 8/27-28/2019: Off-Campus chapter events 5pm-10pm

Thursday 8/29/19: Blue Chip Dinner off campus 5pm-10pm

Friday 8/30/10: Bid Day!

 

Fall 2019 Information Sessions for Spring Recruitment TBD

 

Spring 2020 Formal Recruitment Dates: January 9 – 18, 2020

Registration to open in late fall semester.

 


Multicultural Greek Council Recruitment/Intake

MGC chapters recruit new members each semester. It is informal and each chapter runs the process independently.

Fall 2019 Informational: August 27, 2019

Visit the MGC Website for more information!

If you would like additional information about the Multicultural Greek Council organizations, please contact MGC President at uscmgcpresident@gmail.com.


National Pan-Hellenic Council Intake

Fall 2019 Informational September 4, 2019 TCC 350 Time TBD

If you would like additional information about National Pan-Hellenic Council organizations, please contact our team at uscfsld@usc.edu.


Panhellenic Council Recruitment

Fall 2019 Showcase:  August 28, 2019 at 6pm TCC Ballroom

Come learn about all Panhellenic sororities, recruitment opportunities in the fall and spring, and why you should join today! Learn more about fall and spring recruitment opportunities. Not all chapters are eligible to participate in fall recruitment based on NPC policy. You can read more about how chapters are deemed eligible here: NPC Setting and Adjusting Total.

 

Fall 2019 Information Sessions for Spring Primary Recruitment TBD

 

Spring 2020 Primary Recruitment Dates

To best use weekend and evening hours, please note that primary recruitment (all chapters participating) begins before classes begin 1/13/20.

Spring 2020 registration to open October-November

Thursday January 9th, 2020 –  Kick-Off

Friday January 10th + Saturday January 11th, 2020 – Round One, Open House

Sunday January 12th, 2020 –  Round Two, Involvement Day

Friday January 17th, 2020 – Round Three, Sisterhood Day

Saturday January 18th, 2020 – Round 4, Preference

Sunday January 19th, 2020 – Bid Day

 

Visit the Panhellenic Council website for more information!

Panhellenic Recruitment Resources & Information:

National Panhellenic Conference website

NPC Values Based Recruitment

NPC Release Figure Methodology

NPC Formal Recruitment Binding Agreement

NPC Setting and Adjusting Total

NPC Judicial Process

NPC Events with Recognized Fraternities

 

*please note, all dates and times listed above are subject to change.