Membership Requirements

Requirements to Join a Greek Organization

Before a candidate can go through recruitment/intake, they must meet the following requirements:

  • Be a regularly enrolled, full-time undergraduate student in good standing with Syracuse University or SUNY ESF
  • Have earned at least 12 SU or SUNY ESF credit hours; transfer students are not eligible to join a fraternity or sorority until their second semester at the University
  • A 2.5 or better cumulative GPA
  • Be in good standing with the Office of Students Rights and Responsibilities (not on probation, suspension, or have an open, unresolved conduct case).
  • Participate, either in-person or virtually, in the following three workshops offered by the Wellness Leadership Institute:
    • Alcohol Safety 101
    • STOP Bias
    • Hazing Prevention

View information on the times, dates, and locations of the workshops.