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General Fraternity and Sorority Life Information

Fraternity and sorority membership can offer many great opportunities to enhance your experience while at USD. Scholarship, service to others and friendship are among the qualities that have attracted students to Greek organization membership.

Fraternity and sorority members are committed to their academics, volunteer time in the community, development and strengthening of leadership skills, and creating a campus support network.

USD is a deferred recruitment campus. This means that all students must complete 12 units at USD or have 24 transfer units to be eligible for recruitment and membership. In addition, students who are interested in joining organizations in Fraternity and Sorority Multicultural Council or Interfraternity Council must have a 2.50 cumulative GPA. Women interested in joining Panhellenic sorority must have a 2.70 GPA. USD does not include previous institutions' GPAs in the cumulative total. Individual chapters may have additional GPA requirements that are higher than the minimum listed above, please see the council recruitment pages for additional information. Students may confirm their total units and GPA at USD by contacting the Registrar or by looking at their DARS on the MySanDiego portal.