What is a Pi Chi?
A Recruitment Counselor, better known as a Pi Chi, is a member of the Panhellenic community who has chosen to disassociate from her own chapter to help unbiasedly lead a group of PNMs through the primary recruitment process.
Someone who is a positive representation of the Greek Community
Someone who will strive to foster a positive Panhellenic spirit before and after Recruitment
Someone who is a clear and confident communicator
Someone who values and respects diversity
Someone who understands that listening is often more important than talking
Someone who will be a valuable resource to the Potential New Members all at times
Someone who will be well-educated on all of the chapters on campus
Someone who will abide by the rules and respects and foster the same in the Potential New Members
She is NOT…
Someone who only wants to promote her own chapter
Someone who solely focuses on the social aspects of women’s fraternities
Someone who who wants to take away from the Potential New Member’s Experience by reliving her own recruitment
Purpose of a Pi Chi
To stimulate and maintain interest in joining a sorority
To make the Potential New Member feel she has a Panhellenic friend whom is working in her best interest and capable of guiding her relationships with chapters
To assist Potential New Members in adjusting to Clemson University and life away from home
To help make the recruitment experience an enjoyable and memorable one for the Potential New Members
To promote a positive attitude toward all Panhellenic chapters and the entire Clemson University Greek Community
To be available to a Potential New Member at all times to help them and offer guidance in a one-on-one situation
To consult the Head Pi Chi, the Vice President of Recruitment, or the Panhellenic advisor of any major problems
To explain and assist with the mechanics of Recruitment
To be a role model for Potential New Members as well as other Panhellenic women AT ALL TIMES!
What you need to know about your Pi Chi
You will meet your Pi Chi after Recruitment Orientation on Tuesday, August 13th, 2019.
She is SO excited to meet you! She has been training for this position for 8 months and could not be more excited to guide you through the Recruitment process.
Each Pi Chi will have between 15 and 20 Potential New Members in her Pi Chi group.
Your Pi Chi is a resource for you at all times! Whether you have a question about what to wear to rounds, how to get to a class, or you are struggling with adjusting to life away from home, your Pi Chi will be there for you before, during, and after recruitment.
Your Pi Chi has disassociated from her chapter to be an unbiased resource for you, please do not try to reveal her affiliation before she tells you on Bid Day.
Your Pi Chi was chosen out of a very competitive pool of applicants. We love her and hope you do!