United Greek Council Recruitment
United Greek Council Recruitment
Spring 2015 UGC Recruitment will take place Saturday, January 24 through Friday, January 30.
UGC Showcase - The Showcase is a chance for students to see what UGC chapters have to offer. It will be held on Saturday, January 24 from 1-4pm in the Field House.
Tabling - UGC chapters will also be tabling in the Union from 5-9pm on Tuesday, January 20 through Friday, January 23. This is a chance for you to ask about what it means to be a member in a UGC chapter.
Each UGC sorority and fraternity will have its own individualized recruitment calendar of events. You can find out more information about those events at the UGC Showcase, or you can contact chapter presidents to find out what kind of recruitment schedule their chapter will have.
The United Greek Council includes five sororities and two fraternities, all of which participate in UGC Recruitment.
What to expect
Each organization will have its own approved individualized recruitment
calendar of events which will be shared at the Recruitment Showcase. Invitations for membership will be delivered throughout
Please keep in mind that alcohol is strictly prohibited at
all recruitment events and hazing is not tolerated at Northern Arizona
UGC recruitment takes place in both the fall and spring semesters. There is no formal sign up process, but if you are interested in adding your contact information to the UGC recruitment interest list, please email FSLife@nau.edu.
Please specify if you would like to be put on the UGC fraternity or sorority interest list.Your contact information will be shared with each UGC chapter so they can let you know about their rush events.
All current Northern Arizona University students are welcome
to participate in UGC recruitment. Each organization has their own minimum grade
point average and academic level requirement for membership, which they will
share with you at the beginning of Recruitment Week.
If you come prepared, keep an open mind, and take a look at
what each UGC chapter has to offer, you will be ready to make an informed
Here are some additional tips to help you decide on the
right chapter for you during UGC Recruitment week:
- Research each fraternity/sorority’s national website.
- Be yourself: our students are excited to get to
know you and learn about your unique characteristics.
- Ask questions: this is an opportunity for you to learn about the organizations and what it means to be a brother or sister in their chapter.
- Have fun: this is a great opportunity to meet
other students and explore the benefits of lifelong fraternity membership.
Arizona University Greek organizations appreciate the benefits of diversity and
have designed their membership selection processes to offer a mutual
exploration for chapters and prospective members alike. Every student is
welcome and encouraged to participate in Greek membership selection.
Northern Arizona University Greek system encourages participation of students
from diverse backgrounds. The Greek philosophy promotes self-worth, human
dignity and positive image. Discrimination on the basis of race, ethnic
background or economics will not be tolerated in any area of membership
chapter will affirm its compliance with membership selection processes that are
in accordance with the NAU student organization non-discrimination statement as
set forth below:
Northern Arizona University prohibits discrimination in organizational
membership on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, sexual
orientation, gender identity, disability, religion, age, or veteran status.
Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Section 106.14, makes an
exception for social fraternities and sororities with regard to gender
requirements for membership.