10 Reasons To Join A Sorority

Whether you’re an incoming freshman or considering recruitment as a returning student, you might be wondering if sorority life is for you. This year, sorority membership looks different. But, it brings an entirely new set of opportunities. We outlined 10 reasons why joining sorority life might be the right choice for you.

1. You’ll join a community of like-minded women.

Sorority membership provides a community of women who share similar values, goals and aspirations. These women will support you as you navigate your collegiate experience.

2. You’ll participate in service opportunities.

Every sorority supports philanthropic causes on their campuses and in their communities. Sorority women give back to causes that inspire them with their time and resources.

3. You’ll receive leadership opportunities.

Joining a sorority provides you with the opportunity to build leadership experience. Whether you prefer to lead the group or work behind the scenes, there are countless opportunities to develop your skills.

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Within your sorority, you will meet women who want to know your unique personality, values and goals. Sorority membership doesn’t require a specific set of characteristics, but rather celebrates the individuality of every member.

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5. You’ll receive academic support.

Within your sorority, you’ll meet members following a similar academic path. They can study with you, answer your questions, help you sign up for courses, and suggest volunteer opportunities and internships.

6. You’ll make your voice heard.

When women gather together and raise their voices, they make an impact. From making a change within fraternity and sorority life on your campus to pushing for change in the community, sorority women join together to make their voices heard.

7. You’ll gain campus connections.

Sorority women are involved in many different organizations and clubs. Whether your sisters volunteer with Dance Marathon or attend every meeting for the Dietetics Club, they can help you get involved on campus.

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Sorority women push one another to be their best – mentally, physically and socially. When you succeed, your sisters will celebrate with you. When you struggle, they’ll help you get back on track.

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9. You’ll have access to a network of women.

The relationships you build from your sorority experience can open doors to new connections, mentors, internships, jobs and so much more. Your membership provides an instant connection with thousands of members around the world.

10. You’ll join a sisterhood.

Sorority membership is lifelong. The memories you make with the women in your sorority will stay with you forever. Whether you’re attending a sporting event, watching a movie or reconnecting after several years, every moment will be more special with sisters by your side.


For more information and to register for sorority recruitment on your campus, visit The Sorority Life

Published July 30, 2020