Rounds and Suggested Attire
Recruitment Orientation: September 9th and 15th at 6-8pm
Recruitment Orientation is a required meeting for all potential new members (PNMs) and serves to educate women on the Recruitment process. It is also the time where potential new members will meet their Recruitment Counselors and the Panhellenic Recruitment Team, who will guide them through the Recruitment process. PNMs will receive their t-shirt for the Sisterhood rounds at this Orientation. Although two dates are listed, you are only required to attend one.
Attire: Casual/comfortable Clothing
Round 1- Sisterhood Days 1 & 2: September 17th & September 18th
Women will have a chance to meet with members from all 7 Panhellenic Chapters . Women will be able to ask questions regarding involvement and sorority life in general.
Attire: Casual/comfortable clothing- shirt provided
Round 2- Philanthropy Day: September 19th
Women will have the opportunity to return to a maximum of 4 chapters from the previous days and will learn about Philanthropic work.
Attire: Sun dress/dress pants or skirt with wedges/heels or flats
Round 3- Preference Round: Sunday, September 20th
Women will have the opportunity to return up to a maximum of 2 chapters from the previous day for one hour events. Preference ceremonies are an intimate way to learn about the history and meaning behind the sisterhood of each particular sorority.
Attire: Cocktail/formal dress or dress pants with heels or wedges/heels or flats
Bid Day: September 21st
Bid Day is the most exciting day for both new members and chapter members. Bids will be handed out inside the Student Center South Houston Room and Recruitment Counselors or Rho Gammas will reveal their chapter affiliations. New members will then open their bids at the same time and travel to meet with their new sorority. Bid Day celebrations will take place at Bayou Oaks with their chapter house.
Attire: Casual attire with shorts, t-shirts, tank top and casual shoes
Still need help selecting your attire? Please refer to the University of Houston Panhellenic Pinterest! http://pin.it/eNLo55R or you can read one of our community members blog: Curls & Pearls, Shelby Swigart