Greek Life

The mission of the Shorter University Fraternity and Sorority Life is to enhance the university experience through scholarship, community service, philanthropy, leadership, and social interaction.

We strive to uphold the traditions and values of our fraternities and sororities by promoting strong bonds of brotherhood and sisterhood.

Our fraternity and sorority community consists of these three sororities; Alpha Delta Pi, Phi Mu, and Zeta Tau Alpha, and these two fraternities; Delta Sigma Phi and Kappa Sigma.

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Greek Life Group

Recruitment Schedule - Fall 2014

Click here to download the recruitment schedule.

 

SORORITY AND FRATERNITY RECRUITMENT 2014

August 19-22, 2014

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR SORORITY RECRUITMENT – CLOSED

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR FRATERNITY RECRUITMENT – COMING SOON!

For more information, contact Tam Odom, Assistant Dean of Students at todom@shorter.edu.

 

SORORITIES

Phi Mu crest / logoPhi Mu National Fraternity

Nickname: ΦM
Colors: Rose and white
Symbols: Carnation and Quatrefoil
Mascot: Lion
Philanthropy: Children’s Miracle Network

Founded in 1852, Phi Mu is a women’s organization which provides personal and academic development, service to others, commitment to excellence, and lifelong friendship through a shared tradition. Phi Mu encourages its members to imagine, believe and achieve their aspirations. Phi Mu contributes over $500,000 annually to the Children’s Miracle Network. Phi Mu Chapters support 170 hospitals throughout the country.

 

Zeta Tau crest / logoZeta Tau Alpha National Fraternity

Nickname: ZTA and Zeta
Colors: Turquoise and silver
Symbols: Crown and strawberry
Mascot: Pink flamingo
Philanthropy: Breast Cancer Awareness

Zeta Tau Alpha, founded in 1898, is the 3rd largest national sorority in the United States. Stretching from coast to coast, our sisters contribute their time and talents towards spreading breast cancer awareness to women. Collectively, ZTA has donated $1.6 million to support breast cancer education and awareness since 1992. Our chapter at Shorter University also plans fun sisterhood events such as formals, date nights, mixers, intramural sports, and inter-greek activities.

 

Alpha Delta Pi logoAlpha Delta Pi

Nickname: ADPi
Colors: Azure blue and white
Symbols: Woodland Violet
Mascot: Lion
Philanthropy: Ronald McDonald House Charities

Established in 1851, Alpha Delta Pi is committed to sisterhood, values and ethics, high academic standards and social responsibility.  Since 1979, Alpha Delta Pi has been committed to serving Ronald McDonald House Charities (RMHC).  Over the course of our partnership, Alpha Delta Pi has contributed more than $5 million to this worthwhile cause. RMHC supports Ronald McDonald Houses, Care Mobiles, and Ronald McDonald Family Rooms in local communities and also funds grants to other nonprofit organizations whose programs focus on children in need.

 

FRATERNITIES

Kappa Sigma crest / logoKappa Sigma National Fraternity

Fellowship, Leadership, Scholarship, and Service

Since its founding at the University of Virginia on December 10, 1869, Kappa Sigma has initiated more than 245,000 men on college campuses throughout the United States and Canada. Today, the Fraternity has over 175,000 living alumni and more than 13,500 undergraduate members.

Our proud history of producing campus leaders who go on to succeed in business, government, the armed services, sports, entertainment and the arts has led to Kappa Sigma’s continuous and unparalleled growth across the continent.

Philanthropy: A Greater Cause to Military Heroes

Find out more at www.kappasigma.org/home

 

Delta Sigma crest / logoDelta Sigma Phi National Fraternity

Better Men, Better Lives

Delta Sigma Phi has a long history of success at Shorter and nationally. In its 108 year history, the fraternity has grown to become one of the most powerful national organizations.

The fraternity prides itself on the amount of executive-level leadership training that every member receives while an undergraduate and alumni.

Philanthropy: American Red Cross

Find out more at www.scdelta.org.

Resources

Shorter University and the Office of Student Life has a number of resources available to Student Organizations and Greek Students. Below you will find important information regarding various topics, issues, printed publications, and resources.

Please contact the Office of Student Life with any concerns you may have.

Office of Student Support Services
FSU Room 219
706-233-7323


Alcohol Awareness

Bacchus/Gamma Network
www.bacchusgamma.org

Governing Councils

National Panhellenic Council
www.npcwomen.org

Southeastern Panhellenic Council
www.sepconline.net

Related Links

Hazing

National Hazing Prevention Week
www.stophazing.org

Policies

The Pinnacle Student Handbook

Sexual Assault

National Sexual Violence Resource Center
www.nsvrc.org

Rape, Abuse, and Incest National Network

www.rainn.org