The Pros and Cons of Greek Life in College

There is a lot to think about before joining greek life. Many students who pursue becoming part of a fraternity or a sorority find it to be an integral part of their college career and couldn’t dream of doing it any other way. For others, Greek life isn’t as important a component of getting an education. That’s why it’s up to each student to make the choice for him or herself and doing so requires weighing the pros and cons of being part of their school’s chapter.

Meeting People

This is a definite pro. You’ll find your social circle suddenly gets much wider once you join a fraternity or sorority. You’re going to meet a lot of new people, those who are rushing the same house and others, and if you do get in you’ll form lasting relationships with the brothers and sisters in your house. It will also …