University of Iowa Phi Gamma Delta

Recruitment

FIJI Recruitment Information

Why join FIJI?

Our chapter is always seeking men who share our core values. Phi Gamma Delta gives men the opportunity to meet new people, excel academically and share personal growth. Through consistent planning, active communication and persistent engagement, our chapter pursues the best of the best. Ultimately, we desire gentlemen who exemplify the ethics of a motivated students, caring leaders and respectable brothers.

Fiji’s mantra states the fraternity is “not for college days alone.” It is clear from these founding beliefs and current attitude that brotherhood is the primary aspect of embodying a FIJI gentleman. Learning to live with your brothers and becoming better through one another is a great addition, not only to the college experience, but to life as a whole.

Our Values

Phi Gamma Delta is dedicated to developing men of character within the academic setting, with the aim that they will become fully contributing members of society. In pursuit of this mission, the Fraternity promotes five core values:

  • 1Friendship
  • 2Knowledge
  • 3Service
  • 4Morality
  • 5Excellence

Every year the Iowa chapter of Phi Gamma Delta
gives out over $5,000 to outstanding young men
who embody our 5 values.

Recruitment FAQs

What are the required academic standings to be a member of Phi Gamma Delta?

To become a new member of Phi Gamma Delta, you must have a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher, our chapter encourages men coming to have over a 3.0/4.0 GPA and notable extracurricular involvement.

How much are dues?

The expenses of being a member in Phi Gamma Delta are slightly below the campus wide average for fraternities with a chapter structure. Upon accepting a bid, new members will be charged a one-time pledging fee of $80.00 to the international headquarters.

Does Phi Gamma Delta offer any scholarships to members?

Any man who receives a GPA of 3.2 or higher during his first semester as a new member will automatically receive a scholarship of $250.

What sets our chapter apart from the others on campus?

We take pride on building our chapter the right way, with gentlemen. We strive to build successful men of character whom the chapter can take pride in calling brothers. To that end we recruit those in whom we see potential for leadership and success in academics, extracurriculars, and the Fraternity itself.

Is there any hazing in Phi Gamma Delta?

ABSOLUTELY NOT. The International Fraternity of Phi Gamma Delta’s Headquarters and The University of Iowa have strict no hazing policies which we adhere closely to.

How long is the probationary member period?

The probationary member period is roughly six to eight weeks.

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