FAQs for Fraternity and Sorority Life

KENNESAW, Ga. | May 30, 2024

Are you a Kennesaw State student interested in learning more about fraternities and sororities on campus? We pulled together some frequently asked questions about Greek life at KSU. 

What is FSL?

At Kennesaw State, all social Greek Life falls under the Department of Fraternity and Sorority Life (FSL). Their goal is to enhance the college experience of 35 fraternities and sororities and provide opportunities for campus connections and leadership.

How many fraternities & sororities are at KSU?

There are 35 chapters across 4 councils, including 14 culturally based organizations.

What is the minimum GPA to join FSL?

There is a 2.5 minimum GPA requirement for Potential New Members, but specific chapters may require a higher GPA.

How do I join a fraternity or sorority?

  • CPC is holding recruitment August 4th-10th.
  • IFC is holding recruitment August 23rd-30th.
  • NPHC and MGC will have interest meetings throughout the semester.
  • NPHC convocation is August 25th.
  • MGC convocation is September 7th.

What are the benefits of joining a sorority or fraternity?

  • Life-long friendships
  • Scholarship opportunities
  • Leadership opportunities
  • Professional development
  • Community service opportunities
  • Academic support

Common acronyms & terms to know

Bid - An invitation to join a fraternity or sorority.
Bid Day - The final day of a recruitment period when bids are distributed.
Chapter - The campus group of a national organization.
CPC - College Panhellenic Council.
IFC - Interfraternity Council.
Legacy - Someone who has a relationship to the sorority/fraternity due to a biological connection with an existing member (e.g., mother, brother, or grandmother).
MGC - Multicultural Greek Council.
NPHC - National Pan-Hellenic Council.
PNM - Potential New Member.

Important Dates

August 4th-10th - CPC Recruitment
August 14th - WOW-A-Palooza
August 22nd - Yard Show
August 23rd-30th - IFC Recruitment
August 25th - NPHC Convocation
August 28th - Hangin’ with MGC
August 31st - MGC Convocation
September 24th - Hooty Hoo’s Got Talent
September 27th - Stomp Out Violence

*Registration is required for all recruitments and convocations.

*Tickets are required for Yard Show and Hooty Hoo’s Got Talent.

For more information, visit  fsl.kennesaw.edu or follow FSL on Instagram @KennesawStateGreekLife.

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