How to Join

To be eligible to join a fraternity or sorority affiliated with the University, students must be enrolled full time (at least 12 hours), in good standing with the University, and must have a minimum 2.5 GPA. High school GPAs will be used to determine the eligibility of first semester freshmen.

If you have any questions about the recruitment or membership intake process for organizations under the Panhellenic Council, the Interfraternity Council or our Special Interest Groups, call the Office of Student & Family Engagement at 423-425-2321.

If you have any questions about the membership intake process for organizations in the National Pan-Hellenic Council, call the Office of Multicultural Affairs at 423-425-5648.


Interfraternity Council

Formal recruitment for our Interfraternity Council (IFC) has concluded. If you would like to participate in Informal Recruitment, please contact Elena Grace Anderson, the IFC Advisor, at for more information.

National Pan-Hellenic Council

If you are interested in joining any of our NPHC organizations, you are encouraged to reach out to the organization presidents for more information. To find a listing of our NPHC chapters, please visit our Chapter Listing.

Special Interest Organizations

Each of our special interest group organizations host unique recruitment events and typically recruit each semester. Reach out to the organization presidents if you would like to learn more about becoming a member. To find a listing of our Special Interest Group chapters, visit our Chapter Listing.