Panhellenic Council

The University of Mississippi

Formal Recruitment 2014

Round 1

Greek Day
September 14, 2014
Number of Sororities Visited: All 10 sororities

What to Expect: You’ll learn about sorority life, including the benefits of membership along with financial, academic, and housing obligations of being a member.

What to wear: Panhellenic provides you with a Greek day shirt to wear and the rest is up to you. Wear comfortable shoes, as there is a lot of walking.

Round 2

Philanthropy Day
September 15 & 17, 2014
Number of Sororities Visited: Up to 8 sororities

What to Expect: You’ll learn about their philanthropy, community service, and campus involvement.

What to wear: Panhellenic provides you with a philanthropy day shirt to wear and the rest is up to you. Remember to choose comfortable shoes!

Round 3

Sisterhood Day
September 18 & 19, 2014
Number of Sororities Visited: Up to 5 sororities

What to Expect: These highly energetic parties are filled with performances and songs to provide an insight into their sisterhood.

You’ll have the opportunity to have in-depth conversations with members to gain a greater perspective of their sisterhood and how they celebrate their sorority.

What to wear: Dressy casual attire, such as a dress, skirt or pants with a blouse, paired with flats so you can walk comfortably!

Round 4

Preference
September 20, 2014
Number of Sororities Visited: Up to 2 sororities

What to Expect: As this is the final event of formal recruitment, conversation is intimate and more on the serious side. From the sororities you are invited to for this round, you will select the one(s) you wish to receive a membership invitation.

What to wear: This round is more formal attire, such as a semi-formal or cocktail dress or business attire, paired with comfortable shoes.

Bid Day

September 21, 2014

What to Expect: You’ll meet with your recruitment counselor in the Grove with your group. Bid cards are distributed by each Grove then women join the sorority members to celebrate their sisterhood and new members.

What to wear: Shorts or pants and a shirt