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College Panhellenic Council (CPH) npc

The Panhellenic Council at Columbus State University is the governing body for the following sororities at the university:  Alpha Omicron Pi, Delta Zeta, Phi Mu, and Xi Theta. The Panhellenic Council at CSU develops and maintains women's sorority life and interfraternity relations to a high level of accomplishment, and in doing so: 

  • Considers the goals and ideals of member groups as continually applicable to campus and personal life;
  • Promotes superior scholarship as basic to intellectual achievement;
  • Cooperates with member sororities and the university administration in concern for and maintenance of high social and moral standards;
  • Contributes to the excellence of the University and the outside community through service and academic achievement; and
  • Enhances and maintain standards of individual members of this Panhellenic Council through inter-sorority and inter-community relations and high emphasis on academic achievement, all in cooperation with University administration and faculty. 

The Panhellenic Creed

"We, as Undergraduate Members of women's fraternities, stand for good scholarship, for guarding
of good health, for maintenance of fine standards, and for serving, to the best of our ability, our
college community. Cooperation for furthering fraternity life, in harmony with its best possibilities, is the ideal that shall guide our fraternity activities."

"We, as Fraternity Women, stand for service through the development of character inspired by the
close contact and deep friendship of individual fraternity and Panhellenic life. The opportunity for wide and wise human service, through mutual respect and helpfulness, is the tenet by which we strive to live"

The Columbus State University Panhellenic Associations host a weekly meeting of the chapter Panhellenic Delegates. Each member sorority sends two delegates to the meetings, and these women serve as the representative voice of their chapters on all action items. The Panhellenic Association is an active member of the National Panhellenic Conference

How to Join a Panhellenic sorority:


In the fall, CPH has Formal Recruitment. Formal Recruitment is a mutual selection process that allows potential members the opportunity to become acquainted with as many sororities as possible so they may make informed decisions concerning membership. During Formal Recruitment, prospective members will meet and talk to members of the chapters in the Panhellenic community. In addition, prospective members will have the opportunity to learn about each sorority and meet tons of new people. In the spring, some chapters will have an informal recruitment where member chapters hold events on their own. Contact individual chapters if you are interested in informal recruitment.

Requirements to Join a Panhellenic sorority:

To join a Panhellenic sorority and participate in recruitment, prospective members must register at ics.recruiter.org There is a $35.00 non-refundable fee to complete your registration. Each organization has its own requirements set by their (inter)national organization and CSU chapter. Please contact the CSU chapter that you are interested in to find out their requirements.

 

 

 

Meet the 2019 Executive Board!

Mikayla Cypert

Mikayla Cypert

Panhellenic President

Senior, Nursing Major

cph_president@ColumbusState.edu

Alex Hawks

Alex Hawks

Vice President of Recruitment

Junior, Business Management Major

cph_recruitment@ColumbusState.edu

Micayla Siemon

Micayla Siemon

Panhellenic Secretary

Sophomore, Psychology

cph_secretary@ColumbusState.edu

Addison Webster

Addison Webster

Panhellenic Treasurer and Vice President of Standards

Senior, Political Science Major

cph_treasurer@ColumbusState.edu and cph_standards@coumbsstate.edu

Janna Smith

Janna Smith

Panhellenic Director of Public Relations

Junior, Special Education Major, Communication minor

cph_publicrelations@ColumbusState.edu

Blair Shinault

Blair Shinault

Panhellenic Chapter Relations,

Sophomore, Early Childhood Education Major

cph_chapterrelations@ColumbusState.edu

 

 

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  1. Alpha Omicron Pi
  2. Delta Zeta
  3. Phi Mu
  4. Xi Theta