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Sigma Kappa participates in formal recruitment in January. Don't forget to register through IU Panhellenic's website!
Wednesday, January 4th, 2017
PNMs will return to campus to attend PNM orientation. During this time, PNMs will hear more about the recruitment process, hear from some of the individuals working behind the scenes from Panhellenic and Student Life and Learning about what joining a sorority at Indiana University means. PNMs will attend orientation with their Rho Gamma and the other women in their Rho Gamma's group.
Wednesday, January 4th - Friday, January 6th, 2017
Women will have the opportunity to visit all 23 chapters over the course of three days, January 4th - 6th, during Open Invite. At the conclusion of these two days, the PNMs will rank their favorite 16 chapters.
Saturday, January 7th - Sunday, January 8th, 2017
The Philanthropy Round will take place the following two days on January 7th and 8th. During these days women will have the opportunity to return to chapters they were invited back to, at a maximum of 16 chapters. At the chapters, women will learn more about each chapter's philanthropy, one of the most important aspects of sorority life. At the conclusion of these two days, the PNMs will again rank their favorite 9 chapters.
First Day of Spring Semester
Monday, January 9th, 2017
In between the two weekends of recruitment, PNMs will attend the first week of classes. During this time, there will be no recruitment activities for PNMs to concentrate on classes.
Friday, January 13th - Saturday, January 14th, 2017
January 13th recruitment activities start up again and PNMs will participate in Sisterhood Round. On these days, women will have an opportunity to visit up to 9 of the 16 chapters they visited the previous weekend.
Sunday, January 15th, 2017
January 15th is Preference Round, where women will have the opportunity to visit up to 3 of their chapters from Second Invite. At the conclusion of this day, they will rank their chapters in order of preference and sign an MRABA agreement (see frequently asked questions).
Tuesday, January 17th, 2017
Bid day is Tuesday, January 17th. During the evening, potential new members will hopefully receive a bid from one of their Preference chapters.