Sorority photo

During recruitment, you'll tour chapter houses, meet members and  learn more about each chapter's approach to scholarship, philanthropy and social events. Sororities and fraternities at USD provide a formal membership recruitment week, both of which are governed by their respective Panhellenic/Interfraternity Council recruitment rules.

Watch an informational webinar

Sorority Recruitment

Sorority recruitment lasts three days and is composed of four rounds:

  • House Tours/Philanthropy
  • Sisterhood/Finance
  • Preference Round
  • Bid Day

Learn more about recruitment rounds

Panhellenic Council recruitment rules

Register for Women's Recruitment

Registration Dates

Registration ends Aug. 8. The non-refundable registration fee includes meals, housing, activity fees, guide book and t-shirt.


$75- Registration fee before Aug. 1
$85- Registration fee between Aug. 2-8


You'll be able to move in early and stay in your residence hall as part of the recruitment process. Move-in will take place on Aug. 20 from 8-11 a.m.

Fraternity Recruitment

Men interested in joining a fraternity should fill out a men's recruitment interest form as the first step of becoming a potential new member.

Recruitment kicks off with a BBQ, followed by a meet-and-greet with each chapter. 

Interfraternity Council recruitment rules

Register for men's recruitment