Kennesaw State University Department of Student Activities
The Kennesaw State University Department of Student Activities brings you services,
resources, activities and events from the nonacademic side of college life. We like
to think of ourselves as a classroom - without walls. We hope your KSU experience
will be richer because of us!
StopHazing.org serves as a resource for accurate, up-to-date hazing information for
students, parents, and educators.
HazingPrevention.Org is a national organization dedicated to its mission to empower
people to prevent hazing in college and university student groups. HPO provides education,
develop resources and build partnerships with others to support the work that they
National Panhellenic Conference
The NPC supports it’s 26 women’s fraternities by promoting values, education, leadership, friendship, cooperation and citizenship.
National Pan-Hellenic Council
The NPHC fosters cooperative actions of it’s nine member organizations in dealing with matters of mutual concern, promoting the well-being of it’s affiliate fraternities and sororities, facilitating the establishment and assisting the development of local councils of the NPHC and provides leadership training for it’s constituents.
North American Interfraternity Conference
The NIC advocates the needs of its 75 member men’s fraternities through enrichment of the fraternity experience; advancement and growth of the fraternity community; enhancement of the educational mission of the host institutions; and remains committed to enhancing the benefits of fraternity membership.
National Association for Latino Fraternal Organizations (NALFO)
NALFO is an umbrella council for Latino Greek Letter Organizations. The purpose of
NALFO is to promote and foster positive interfraternal relations, communication, and
development of all Latino Fraternal organizations through mutual respect, leadership,
honesty, professionalism, and education. Established in 1998, NALFO has 19 member
organizations from across the United States.
Association for Fraternity/Sorority Advisors
AFA provides support and resources information for professionals working with fraternities
Lambda 10 serves as a National Clearinghouse for gay, lesbian and bisexual issues
for fraternity and sorority men and women.
Association of Fraternal Leadership & Values (AFLV)
The Association of Fraternal Leadership & Values exists to stimulate the growth and
development of fraternity/sorority councils and chapters by promoting leadership,
educational, and values based experiences and resources for student leaders, their
advisors, and the larger fraternal market.
Southeastern Interfraternity Conference (SEIFC)
The Southeastern Interfraternity Conference (SEIFC) is a voluntary association of
fraternity governing councils in the southeastern United States. SEIFC is one of the
three regional associations throughout North America designed to bring together institutions
and individuals with a commitment to fraternity life on college and university campuses.
Department of Student Leadership and Service
The Department of Student Leadership’s mission is to provide intentional programming, experiences, and opportunities for students to engage in self-discovery and personal responsibility; connect to their communities through collaboration; and create impact and positive change
Owl Life is the web-based platform used to access all Registered Student Organizations,
explore various on-campus departments, voice your opinion in campus wide votes, &
discover events to enhance your student experience at KSU.
Student Code of Conduct
All students are responsible for knowing the information, policies and procedures
outlined in the Kennesaw State University Codes of Conduct. The KSU Codes of Conduct
include: the general Student Code of Conduct, the Residential Code of Conduct, and
the Code of Academic Integrity.
Volunteerism and Service Learning Support
The Department of Student Volunteerism and Service connects KSU students with community partners through regular service events and volunteer opportunities.
Women's Resource & Violence Prevention Center
The Women's Resource Center's mission is to enhance academic, personal, and professional performance and empower members of the KSU community to reach their full potential by striving to create an inclusive and supportive environment.
The KSU Writing Center promotes an institutional culture that understands, values,
and supports writing and literacy as integral to the intellectual, professional, and
social life of the university.
Counseling and Psychological Services
University life can present many challenges. Good mental health and wellbeing are
the foundation for your success in college. Being proactive, advocating for what you
need and taking steps to build your personal resiliency is easier than ever. Counseling
and Psychological Services is here to help you accomplish your goals in a host of
Division of Student Affairs
The Division of Student Affairs prepares students for their future by fostering learning
beyond the classroom through innovative and transformative experiences.
Complaints and Grievances
Kennesaw State University is committed to maintaining an environment in which concerns
are addressed in a fair and collegial manner. Students are encouraged to always first
begin with informal resolution directly with the individual and/or office with whom
the student has a grievance. When a resolution cannot be informally reached, formal
written complaints can be submitted online through this website. The more information
that you can provide, the better we can serve you.
Policy at KSU
This Policy Portal serves as the single repository for all University-level policies that relate to institutional, academic, faculty, and USG policies.
The Department of Student Activities brings you services, resources, activities and
events from the nonacademic side of college life. We like to think of ourselves as
a classroom - without walls.
Behavioral Response Team
Kennesaw State University seeks to foster a proactive climate of care that can only be achieved through cooperative input from the entire community. To that end, KSU has created a Behavioral Response Team (BRT) that takes a planned approach to identifying and assisting individuals who are distressed and/or exhibiting abnormal, threatening, or dangerous behavior.
Membership Intake Paperwork (NPHC & MGC)
The purpose of this document is to provide fraternities and sororities of the Multicultural Greek Council (MGC) and National Pan-Hellenic Council (NPHC) at Kennesaw State University (KSU), their advisors, and prospective members with a source of information regarding Membership Intake/Rush. Chapter leaders responsible for conducting Intake/Rush and the Department of Fraternity and Sorority Life (FSL) staff will work together to ensure a successful and positive experience for all involved.
view MEMBERSHIP INTAKE PAPERWORK
Department of Student Activities
The Student Activities Department at Kennesaw State seeks to enhance the university
experience for every student by providing dynamic programs, events, and initiatives
throughout the academic year. Our goal is to foster a strong sense of belonging, nurture
creativity, and facilitate lasting connections when you're seeking an activity, program,
student organization, or an upcoming event. We're here to assist you in uncovering
collaborative and limitless growth prospects within the KSU community.
Max Gruver Act Compliance
On May 9ᵗʰ, 2021, Georgia Governor Brian Kemp passed into law the “Max Gruver Act” which amends the state’s hazing laws found in OCGA 16-5-61. This new law requires a webpage dedicated to the public disclosure of (1) administrative adjudication of hazing (internal institutional investigations and hearings) and (2) hazing related convictions (external criminal convictions).
The Greek journey at Kennesaw State holds significant weight for your student—a decision that should resonate with your own comfort as well. Your student will join a self-regulated community that opens doors to a plethora of avenues for personal and professional growth. These opportunities collectively pave the way for a promising and prosperous future ahead. As a parent or family member, we offer support through recommended steps and helpful FAQs that give you more peace about the upcoming academic journey for your student at KSU.
The Department of Fraternity and Sorority Life (FSL) strives to create policies in
collaboration with students, faculty, staff, and inter/national sorority and fraternity
staff in order to promote equity and foster a sense of community.
FSL works closely with the Department of Student Conduct & Academic Integrity to ensure our organizations and members are following all applicable policies and responsibilities.
Questions related to policy can be directed to The Department of Fraternity and Sorority
Life by calling (470) 578-2838.
Kennesaw State University defines hazing as any intentional, negligent or reckless action, activity or situation that endangers or is likely to endanger the physical health of an individual or causes an individual pain, embarrassment, ridicule or harassment as a condition or precondition of gaining acceptance, membership, office or other status in a student group, whether or not such group is formally recognized by the University and regardless of the individual’s willingness to participate. The expressed or implied willingness of the victim(s) is not a defense.
Any suspected violation of this policy should be reported to the Department of Fraternity
& Sorority Life or the Department of Student Conduct & Academic Integrity.
Please review the KSU Policy Portal to find the most recent KSU Anti-Hazing Policy.
The Department of Fraternity & Sorority Life is committed to promoting equitable policies and guidelines for the colonization of chapters from inter/national sororities and fraternities at Kennesaw State University.
We encourage inter/national sororities and fraternities seeking to establish a colony
at Kennesaw State University to contact us directly. We will do our best to provide
clear and timely communication with your organization.