Recruitment Schedule/Quarter System

First Quarter (August through Fall Break)
•No contact between chapters and freshman
•Opportunity for freshman to focus on transition and academics
•Tricouncil based events

Second Quarter (Fall Break through Winter Break)
•Informal recruitment
•Chapters can host events
•No alcohol or other drugs may be a part of any of these events

Fall recruitment
We encourage chapters to recruit eligible transfers, sophomores and upperclassmen during the fall semester. Remember recruitment nor intake may never involve alcohol or other drugs.

Third Quarter Recruitment & New Member Ed Week Prior to Spring Classes (January through Initiation Deadline)
•Alcohol and hazing free formal recruitment, new member education, initiation/intake
•Schedules for events/activities to be determined by governing councils

Fourth Quarter (Initiation Deadline through May)
•All new members are initiated as full members of the organization and can take advantage of all benefits