Are you interested in joining a panhellenic sorority at LMU? Participate in Panhellenic Formal Recruitment and find the chapter that is a perfect fit for you! Every recognized fraternity is founded upon various principles and values that the members mutually share. Fraternity and sorority life can add many valuable dimensions to your college experience!
- December 12th - January 11th: $55
- January 12th - January 20th: $65
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org if the fee is of concern; our goal is to ensure recruitment is accessible for all.
Letters of Recommendation
- Not required or needed to participate in recruitment, but serve as a way for a sorority to get to know you in advance
- Unique to each individual chapter
- Each chapter has their own definition of a "legacy"
Letters can be mailed to:
LMU Sorority & Fraternity Life
1 LMU Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90045
- Wednesday, January 22
- Potential New Member (PNM) Orientation Part I in St. Rob's Auditorium
- You only need to attend one of the two sessions offered:
- Thursday, January 23
- Potential New Member (PNM) Orientation Part II in Burns Back Court
- Times vary from 6:00pm to 11:00pm and will be given by group at PNM Orientation Part I
- Friday, January 24
- Round 1 - Sisterhood
- Saturday, January 25
- Round 2 - Philanthropy
- Sunday, January 26
- Round 3 - Preference
- Monday, January 27
- Bid Distribution & Bid Night
Disclosure Agreement Reminder
As you have submitted your registration form you are authorizing Loyola Marymount University to release to Student Leadership & Development, the LMU Collegiate Panhellenic Council, Faculty/Staff Advisor, Sorority Off-Campus Advisor and Inter/National Fraternal Organizations your current semester and cumulative grade point average and units for the purpose of verification of minimum academic standards for acceptance into the LMU Sorority & Fraternity Community.
As you have submitted your registration form you are also authorizing Loyola Marymount University Office of Student Conduct and Community Responsibility to share your conduct information with Student Leadership & Development, the LMU Collegiate Panhellenic Council, Faculty/Staff Advisor, Sorority Off-Campus Advisor and Inter/National Fraternal Organizations. You understand that this authorization shall remain in effect as long you remain a member of the Sorority & Fraternity community and am enrolled at Loyola Marymount University. If you no longer wish to have your records released, you understand that you must request that in writing with Student Leadership & Development.
Other Important Reminders
- There are no refunds for the Registration Fee.
- You must have a minimum GPA of 2.5 and 12 units completed to be eligible to participate in recruitment. NO EXCEPTIONS WILL BE MADE!
- Transfer Students and First-time Freshman in the Spring are also eligible to participate.
- Registration Payment Details:
- November 3 = $40
- November 4 - December 11 = $45
- December 12 - January 11 = $55
- January 12 - January 20 = $65
The LMU Sorority & Fraternity Life Office is in Malone 120 and open Monday through Friday 8:00am to 5:00pm. Please email CPCRecruitment@lmu.edu or visit our website, lmupanhellenic.com, if you have any questions.
What to Wear
Remember, it is not about what you are wearing, it is about the conversations you are having. With that being said, here is a helpful guide of what each day will look like, but please do not stress over this!
- Wednesday: What you are most comfortable wearing
- Thursday: Panhellenic shirt provided by Panhellenic & bottoms of your choice
- Friday: Panhellenic shirt provided by Panhellenic & bottoms of your choice
- Saturday: Brunch with an elder - Business Casual
- Sunday: Formal Attire
Alpha Chi Omega (ΑΧΩ) is a national women's organization that enriches the lives of members through lifetime opportunities for friendship, leadership, learning, and service. Alpha Chi has been a member of the sorority community here at Loyola Marymount University since Spring 2015. They are known for being Real Strong Women that live by the motto, "Together let us seek the heights". Alpha Chi’s philanthropy is Domestic Violence Awareness and specifically at LMU they host Lyre Bowl in the Spring with proceeds going to Alexandria House.
Alpha Phi (ΑΦ) is a diverse group of young woman who have bound together to uphold our pillars of service, sisterhood, and scholarship. We pride ourself in our involvement in the betterment of the LMU community. We proudly stand as the first sorority on LMU’s campus and the highest fundraising Greek org at LMU by locally supporting the Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles through Dance Marathon in the fall and Aphiasco in the spring. We are proud to wear these letters on our chest, but we take even more pride in what our organization stands for.
The purpose of Delta Delta Delta (ΔΔΔ) is to establish a perpetual bond of friendship among its members, to develop a stronger and more womanly character, to broaden the moral and intellectual life, and to assist its members in every possible way. The Epsilon Zeta Chapter was founded at Loyola Marymount University in the spring of 2006. The passionate ladies of Delta Delta Delta raise money for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital via a variety of philanthropy events, strive for academic excellence, and network to make lasting connections. Our motto is “Be Bright. Be You. Be Tri Delta.” We don't want you to come here and be like us. We want you to come here and be you.
The Epsilon Zeta chapter of Delta Gamma (ΔΓ) at Loyola Marymount University celebrated its 35th anniversary this year. As a sisterhood built on the commitment to uphold our motto, “Do Good,” the driving force behind all that we do, Epsilon Zeta is proud to support the Los Angeles Blind Children’s Center through Service for Sight, Dream Catcher Therapeutic Horse Riding Center LA, Sunrise Senior Living, and the Delta Gamma Foundation. We encourage an atmosphere that fosters high ideals of friendship, promotes educational and cultural interests, creates a true sense of social responsibility, and develops the best qualities of character in all of our members. Delta Gamma offers a lifetime of sisterhood, support, and opportunity.
Delta Zeta (ΔΖ) is a sorority that focuses on developing premier women. The Xi Omicron chapter has been a member of Loyola Marymount University's sorority community since 1986. The organization promotes academic success, serves the local community, and fosters sincere and lasting sisterhood. The women of Delta Zeta strive to create solid friendships that encourage one another to reach their highest potential and enrich their lives as much as possible. Each fall semester, Delta Zeta hosts a philanthropy event that raises money for the Starkey Hearing Foundation. Starkey is committed to bringing the gift of hearing to those who cannot through free and durable hearing aids.
Kappa Alpha Theta (ΚΑΘ) received its charter at Loyola Marymount University in 2000. The Zeta Omega chapter of Theta here at LMU is full of leading women who exemplify the widest influence for good. Theta's strive for personal excellence in all areas of womanhood. Zeta Omega takes pride in excellent scholarship, as well as sisterhood and philanthropic involvement that allows every sister to be highly involved in not only Theta, but in life at LMU as well.
Pi Beta Phi (ΠΒΦ) Fraternity for Women was founded on April 28, 1867 at Monmouth College in Illinois by 12 incredible women as the first secret society for women at a time in history when only five universities admitted women as students. Pi Phi has six core values of integrity, lifelong commitment, honor and respect, personal and intellectual growth, philanthropic service to others, and sincere friendship. The California Nu chapter of Pi Beta Phi joined the LMU Panhellenic community in 2002. Pi Phi’s philanthropy project is literacy; yearly, Pi Phi holds two events-- Arrowspike and Dodge the Arrow to raise money for literacy initiatives.