Spring recruitment is held the week before classes start each January for Interfraternity Council (IFC) and Panhellenic Council (PHC) organizations. The Membership Intake Process for Multicultural Greek Letter Council (MGLC) organizations happens at various times during the year at the discretion of each group and their national organization.
Spring 2018 Recruitment Dates
January 17-23 Panhellenic Recruitment begins
January 24 Panhellenic Bid Day
For more information on Panhellenic Recruitment
January 17-23 Interfraternity Recruitment begins
January 24 Interfraternity Bid Day
For more information on Interfraternity Recruitment
Initation Deadline February 25, 2018
Fraternity and Sorority Recruitment and Intake Webinar
Tuesday, January 10, 2017 at 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Fraternity and Sorority Recruitment and Intake Webinar Recorded Live January 8, 2016
Spring is an exciting time for Cornell’s fraternities and sororities as we look forward to welcoming new members. In this video, student representatives from the fraternity and sorority councils will explain the timeline and day-to-day experience of this mutual selection process.
Recorded live January 7, 2015
Watch this webinar to learn more about the processes by which students join the Cornell fraternity and sorority community. Student representatives from the fraternity and sorority councils explain the timeline and day-to-day experience of this mutual selection process, and answer questions from the audience.
If you've read the information on this site and watched the webinars, but you're still not sure if fraternity or sorority life is right for you, please remember, we are here to help YOU! Please feel free to contact us and ask any questions you might have about joining a fraternity or sorority!