GreekChat.com Forums  

Go Back   GreekChat.com Forums > Greek Life

Greek Life This forum is for various discussion topics regarding greek life. If you are posting a non-greek related message, please do so in one of the General Chat Topic forums.


Register Now for FREE!
Join GreekChat.com, The Fraternity & Sorority Greek Chat Network. To sign up for your FREE account INSTANTLY fill out the form below!

Username: Password: Confirm Password: E-Mail: Confirm E-Mail:
 
Image Verification
Please enter the six letters or digits that appear in the image opposite.

  I agree to forum rules 

» GC Stats
Members: 313,682
Threads: 115,413
Posts: 2,167,520
Welcome to our newest member, ketoan6363
Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 10-09-2000, 05:07 PM
unregistered2 unregistered2 is offline
GreekChat Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2001
Posts: 1
Talking Pledging as a nontraditional student

Hello everyone I am writing because I am interested in joining a sorority however I have already received my first BA in May of this year but I plan on returning to school in the Fall of 2001 to obtain a second degree. I need to know of I can pledge while in pursuit of this second degree or is pledging only for first time undergrads.

Thanks in advance for replies!
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 10-09-2000, 05:13 PM
prospectiverushee prospectiverushee is offline
GreekChat Member
 
Join Date: May 2000
Location: Dallas
Posts: 871
Send a message via AIM to prospectiverushee
Post

I am currently working on my second B.A., but this did not stop me from going thur rush in Fall 99. I say go for it. Your age or the fact that you are pursuing a 2nd undergrad should not stop you from going thur rush or exploring other GLO's.

Hope this helps
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 10-09-2000, 05:17 PM
kuu_kuu
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Arrow

I think if you wanted to pledge an NPC group it would be alright, although you already have an undergrad degree.

Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 10-09-2000, 05:20 PM
WenD08 WenD08 is offline
GreekChat Member
 
Join Date: May 2000
Location: a place i'd never even heard of...
Posts: 923
Post

if you are interested in a BGLO, since you have a BA, you would have to try for membership in a graduate/alumnae chapter. check here to find the org. you're interested in for membership requirements.
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 10-10-2000, 01:48 AM
theXgirl theXgirl is offline
GreekChat Member
 
Join Date: May 2000
Posts: 186
Post

As far as the NPC houses, it really varies with each house. Some will take a degreed(sp) candidate, others will not.
There are 26 NPC houses. You might want to go to this link, and check out the individual houses and their requirements. Good luck!

http://www.npcwomen.org/memorg.htm

For the 4 NPHC sororities, check out these links:

NPHC official site:
http://www.nphc.org/index2.htm

Alpha Kappa Alpha
http://www.aka1908.com

Delta Sigma Theta
http://www.dst1913.org

Sigma Gamma Rho
http://www.sgr1922.org

Zeta Phi Beta
http://www.zpb1920.org

[This message has been edited by theXgirl (edited October 10, 2000).]
Reply With Quote
  #6  
Old 10-11-2000, 01:10 AM
equeen equeen is offline
GreekChat Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2000
Location: Houston, TX
Posts: 610
Send a message via AIM to equeen
Post

My Chapter has several Founders who were on the verge of graduating, and one had come back to school after military duty. The average age of our Founding Class was in the mid-20s. They brought a lot to the sorority, and I bet you will too, so go for it!

------------------
equeen
A Lioness has her Pride!
@>--;--
Alpha Sigma Kappa - Women in Technical Studies
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off




All times are GMT -4. The time now is 01:26 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.