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Fall 2020 Formal Sorority Recruitment Outline

Day 1: Orientation and Go Sorority 

Friday, August 28th- Orientation 

Orientation will be virtual; potential new members (PNM's) are to complete orientation on their own. PNMs will have an opportunity to see every house and hear from other women about why they chose to join Montana State's Sorority community. The Sorority Recruitment Counselors will then give a presentation with information on the five 

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Bid Day at Bobcat Stadium  

sororities and detail what to expect over the next few days.

Friday, August 28th- Go Sorority on ZOOM
5:30PM: Party 1

6:10PM: Party 2

6:40PM: Break

7:00PM: Party 3

7:40PM: Party 4

8:20PM: Party 5

Day 2: Sisterhood and Philanthropy Night

Saturday, August 29th- Virtual on ZOOM

1:30PM: Party 1

2:20PM: Party 2

3:10PM: Party 3

4:00PM: Party 4

Day 3: Preference Day

Sunday, August 30th- Virtual on ZOOM

Women will only be able to attend a maximum of two parties on this day. Conversations will center around a woman's possible future in this sorority and more specific aspects of membership. After this night PNMs will fill out an MRABA form stating which sororities they will accept a membership bid from. If an MRABA is not signed, a woman cannot join a sorority. Each party for preference night will be one hour.  

12:00PM: Party 1

1:10PM: Party 2

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New Members on the final day of Formal Recruitment

Day 4: Bid Day

Monday, August 31st

Sometimes called "The Most Wonderful Day of the Year" by active members, Bid Day is the celebration in which women reveal the house they have chosen and meet their new sisters. Have an excellent time and get excited to meet the amazing women of your new organization!

9:00AM-12:30PM: Bid pick-up, location TBD. PNM's can stop by at their convenience during this window of time.

5:00PM: Bid Day begins! Locations TBD by individual chapters. 


If you have questions or need accommodations for these events, please contact Erin Macdonald Peck at 406-994-2826.


Still have questions about the recruitment process and sorority life in general?  Look over our Sorority Recruitment FAQs or check out the national website "The Sorority Life" to read testimonials, find parent materials and receive answers to your lingering questions!