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College Panhellenic Association Recruitment 

CPA Formal Recruitment Fall 2018

To learn more about CPA and hear stories of why SDSU student leaders chose to Go Panhellenic, watch this video 

Fully-completed registration is required PRIOR to being eligible to participate in any formal recruitment events listed below. Full registration includes the completion of all five of the following components:

Registration for CPA Formal Recruitment will open on June 1, 2018. and close on August 28, 2018 at 11:59pm. All five of the components listed above must be completed no later than 11:59pm on August 28, 2018 to be eligible to participate in Fall Formal Recruitment.

 

Formal Recruitment Orientation

Date: Friday, August 31, 2018
Time: TBA
Location: Aztec Student Union - Montezuma Hall
 
Formal Recruitment
Times and locations may vary by individual schedule each day. 
 
Leadership Day
Purpose: Focus on leadership & involvement
Day 1: Saturday, September 1, 2018 (all day)
 
Philanthropy Day
Purpose: Focus on philanthropy & service
Date: Sunday, September 2, 2018 (all day)
 
Sisterhood Day
Purpose: Focus on friendship & shared experiences
Date: Monday, September 3, 2018 (all day) 

Preference Night
Purpose: Focus on the meaning of sorority  
Date: Tuesday, September 4, 2018 (evening)
 
Bid Day
Purpose: Invitations are extended to new members
Date: Friday, September 7, 2018
  
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CPA Membership Eligibility and Recruitment Registration

Membership Eligibility 

According to the NPC, an individual who is or who has ever been an initiated member of an existing NPC sorority shall not be eligible for membership in another NPC sorority. 

Additionally, make sure to review the eligibility requirements listed on the Go Greek! How to Join webpage. The CPA website is another helpful resource when considering eligibility requirements. 

Formal Recruitment Registration 

Registration opens on the first day of New Student Orientation. 

Step 1: Pre-Recruitment Education Program

Prospective members interested in joining the CPA community should complete the online Pre-Recruitment Education Program BEFORE participating in any recruitment events. Click here to complete PREP!

Step 2: ICS Registration

Registration opens on June 1, 2018 and closes at 11:59pm on Tuesday, August 28, 2018. Click here to register!

Step 3: Registration Payment

Early-bird Fee: $60 (June 1-August 1)

Regular Fee: $90 (August 2-August 28)

Step 4: Alcohol e-Check Up To Go

All incoming students (first year and transfers) must complete the Alcohol e-Checkup to Go program before they register for spring classes.  However, students who are participating in CPA Formal Recruitment must complete this prior to participating in recruitment.  Returning students are encouraged to complete the assessment even if they have completed it in the past. 

Step 5: Marijuana e-Check Up to Go

 All students registering for CPA Formal Recruitment must complete the Marijuana e-Checkup to Go

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Please also visit the College Panhellenic Association website for more information! 

Continuous Open Bidding Process

Prospective members interested in joining the CPA community through the Continuous Open Bidding (COB) process should complete the online Pre-Recruitment Education Program BEFORE participating in any recruitment events. Click here to complete PREP! This is the only step to registering for COB. 

If a CPA chapter is eligible they may extend bids (invitations to join) to eligible potential new members after the conclusion of the formal recruitment period and only during the fall and spring academic semesters. Continuous Open Bidding may not occur during the summer academic term or during any University recess. For more information about chapters participating in open bidding, please contact the CPA Vice President of Membership at membership.cpa.sdsu@gmailcom.


Learn more about the Greek community at SDSU!

Review the Go Greek! Guidebook for more information. Please also visit the College Panhellenic Association website for more information!

 

CPA Contact Information

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Student Life & Leadership
College Panhellenic Association
San Diego State University
5500 Campanile Drive
San Diego, CA 92182-7440 
 

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CPA Vice President of Membership
Membership.CPA.SDSU@gmail.com
 
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