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Grade Requirements

All non-affiliated women interested in joining a sorority and going through the recruitment process must obtain the required grade point average that is necessary for the specific chapter.

Chapter Requirements to Join Initiate Remain Active
Alpha Sigma Alpha  Cumulative GPA of 2.5 2.5 2.5
Chi Omega

Previous sem. GPA of 2.5 AND Cumulative GPA of at least 2.0

2.5 2.5
Delta Gamma Previous sem. AND Cumulative GPA of 2.5 2.5 2.5
Delta Sigma Theta Sophomore Status & Cumulative GPA of 2.75 2.75 2.75



 

All Sorority vs All Women's Gpa

In recent years, Roanoke College women who are members of a sorority have shown consistently higher grade point averages than the all women's average across campus. Research also shows that women in sororities have a greater chance of graduating from their undergraduate institution than those who are not members. Below are the data from the past nine academic years.

Year Semester Sorority GPA Women's Average GPA
2013-2014 Fall 3.095 2.948
Spring
2012-2013 Fall 3.05 2.96
Spring 3.028 2.978
2011-2012 Fall 2.91 2.89
Spring 3.0
2010-2011 Fall 3.01 3.05
Spring 3.00 2.91
2009-2010 Fall 3.01 2.87
Spring 3.00 2.88
2008-2009 Fall 2.98 2.86
Spring 3.00 2.89
2007-2008 Fall 2.93 2.81
Spring 2.97 2.89
2006-2007 Fall 2.87 2.82
Spring 2.93 2.88

For more GPA information regarding groups on campus, click here.

Chapter Academic Breakdown

Fall 2013

Semester

Average
CumulativeAverage
Alpha Sigma Alpha  3.141 3.196
Chi Omega 3.18 3.177
Delta Gamma 3.112 3.089
Delta Sigma Theta 2.964 2.771
Phi Mu 2.674 2.743

Spring 2013

Semester

Average
CumulativeAverage
Alpha Sigma Alpha  3.125 3.152
Chi Omega 3.037 3.079
Delta Gamma 3.034 3.071
Phi Mu 2.733 2.72

Fall 2012

Semester

Average

Cumulative

Average

Alpha Sigma Alpha  3.11 3.17
Chi Omega 3.03 3.03
Delta Gamma 3.17 3.1
Phi Mu 2.87 2.79

Spring 2012

Semester

 Average

Cumulative 

Average

Alpha Sigma Alpha  3.1 3.14
Chi Omega 3.02 2.98
Delta Gamma 3.17 3.09
Phi Mu 2.75 2.73

Fall 2011

Semester
Average
Cumulative
Average
Alpha Sigma Alpha 3.09 3.12
Chi Omega 2.98 2.98
Delta Gamma 3.04 3.05
Phi Mu 2.54 2.48

Spring 2011

Semester
Average
Cumulative
Average
Alpha Sigma Alpha 3.10 3.10
Chi Omega 3.07 3.17
Delta Gamma 2.98 2.99
Phi Mu 2.72 2.68


Fall 2010

Semester
Average
Cumulative
Average
Alpha Sigma Alpha 3.07 3.10
Chi Omega 3.03 3.04
Delta Gamma 3.07 3.01
Phi Mu 2.74 2.72


Spring 2010

Semester
Average
Cumulative
Average
Alpha Sigma Alpha 3.018 3.070
Chi Omega 3.066 3.049
Delta Gamma 2.994 3.006
Phi Mu 2.813 2.795


Fall 2009

 

Semester
Average
Cumulative
Average

Alpha Sigma Alpha

3.12 3.10
Chi Omega 3.09 3.13
Delta Gamma 3.05 2.99
Phi Mu 2.96 2.83