How to Join

Fraternity & Sorority Life

Per the 2015 - 2016 UTC Student Handbook, students interested in joining a fraternity or sorority affiliated with the university must have a minimum of a 2.5 cumulative High School GPA if they are an incoming freshman or a 2.5 cumulative college or transfer GPA if they are an returning or transferring student from another institution.   If you have any questions about the recruitment or membership intake process, please contact the Dean of Students Office at 423-425-2321. 


To Join a Panhellenic Association Sorority

If any of our chapters will be recruiting in Spring 2016, information will be posted soon.

For information about Fall 2016 Formal Recruitment, please check-back in May, as registration will open at that time.

Questions regarding Panhellenic Association recruitment? Contact Hannah Puckett, VP of Recruitment at


To Join an Interfraternity Council Fraternity

Fraternities in our Interfraternity Council will participate in recruitment beginning Sunday, January 31- Saturday, February 6, 2016.

The regular registration fee ($25) begins Monday, January 11 through Sunday, January 31, 2016 at 11:00AM EST.
*No one will be permitted to register past the regular registration fee deadline
*ALL Payment must be received by Sunday, January 31, 2016 at 11:00AM EST.

To register for recruitment, view the schedule and get more information, please visit

Students who are registered and meet academic and conduct eligibility requirements will be permitted to participate. Potential new members are required to attend the Recruitment 101 session on January 31, 2016 in the UC Auditorium.

Questions regarding Interfraternity Council recruitment? Contact Chris Schlangen, VP of Recruitment at


To Join a National Pan-Hellenic Sorority or Fraternity

Membership Intake for NPHC organizations vary from semester-to-semester and typically requires the successful completion of some university-academic credit.  

You are encouraged to reach out to organization presidents if you are interested. To find a listing of our NPHC chapters, please click here.