IFC fraternities have the ability to recruit 365 days a year. If you are interested in joining a fraternity, all you have to do is make friends with some fraternity men. Be social, meet the members, go to some events, then decide if that chapter is right for you. If you are interested in joining a fraternity, but aren't sure where to get started, please contact IFC at firstname.lastname@example.org
Fall Fraternity Formal Recruitment
The Interfraternity Council (IFC) formal recruitment process takes place annually in the Fall Semester. Registration for Fall Recruitment is open starting in May of each academic year. Registration is required.
IFC will host an orientation for all interested students on Wednesday, August 24th prior to the Recruitment Kick-off event held on Fredonia Ave.
IFC Formal Rounds will take place on Friday, August 26th, and Saturday, August 27th, 2022. Students will meet with their Rho Chi (Recruitment Counselor) who will walk groups to meet each of our 14 fraternities. This allows students to get to meet every fraternity before making decisions to select the specific chapter(s) to get to know better during the upcoming week.
Chapters will host individual events throughout the following week to get to know students more in-depth. On Friday, September 2nd chapters will hold invite-only events as a formal last recruitment event. Perspective men will have the opportunity to find how which chapter(s) they received bid(s) from on Saturday, September 3rd from the Interfraternity Council. A ceremony will be held on Sunday, September 4th in which each perspective man will be announced with the chapter they have chosen. Individual chapter bid day activities will be conducted following the Bid Day ceremony aligned with policies and procedures.
Chapters are encouraged to continue their informal recruitment events throughout the Fall Semester. Chapters must conclude their new member education classes and initiation prior to the last day of classes for the fall semester.
Awards two $500 scholarships in the fall to any incoming freshman or sophomore students. Recipients will be determined based on involvement in extracurricular activities and leadership roles. Open to non-members.
The Alpha Sigma Chapter is the Theta Xi Foundation’s largest scholarship fund of all Theta Xi Chapters nationwide. Our chapter and alumni are committed to assisting hard working students pay for school. Over the next year, we expect to distribute $20,000 in scholarships, which is more money per member than any other fraternity on Bradley’s campus. We currently offer four Scholarships:
Awards $4,200 annually to three members living in the house with a GPA greater than 3.0.
The Blue Iris Scholarship
Is a four year scholarship issued each fall. It awards three $1,100 semester scholarships to newly initiated brothers with a cumulative GPA greater than 3.25. Scholarship winners can renew it for up to 8 semesters.
The Gary Gleespen Scholarship
Awards $500 each year to a brother showing a high level of academic performance or improvement.
Beta Pi chapter of Phi Gamma Delta (FIJI)
The Foundation's Triple A is a $250 scholarship available to any newly initiated member of Phi Gamma Delta who earn a 3.2 GPA during their pledging semester. Beta Pi graduates gratefully double this scholarship for a total of $500. We are lucky enough to have had many members be awarded this for achieving academic excellence.
Jason R. Preston Scholarship
The Jason R. Preston Beta Pi Scholarship is given each year to the qualified undergraduate member of the Beta Pi Chapter of Phi Gamma Delta who best exemplifies the saying “Scholarship, Fraternity, Self.” This scholarship is a total of $1750 awarded once a year at Beta Pi's annual Frank Norris Pig Dinner.