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Greek Life

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College Freshman

Greek Life: There is no Greek life at Bryn Mawr College.

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5 Recent Alumnus

Greek Life: We don't have greek life and it's the best.

College Sophomore

Greek Life: We don't have greek life.

5 College Sophomore

Greek Life: We have no Greek Life and we are a perfect community the way we are

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College Sophomore

Greek Life: We don't have Greek life and we tend to look at other Greek life (such as swarthmore/haverford) as non-progressive, sexist boys.

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Students regularly liken Bryn Mawr to a sorority. We are all girls, and we rely heavily on formal Traditions held throughout the year. Though we have no Greek social system, Traditions are a cherished part of Bryn Mawr life. Traditions only govern social life to the extent that they bring classes together for song, celebration, and ceremony four times during the school year. As the first three Traditions are designed to welcome women to Bryn Mawr, everyone is strongly encouraged to participate. The decision to not participate is respected, although the desire to include everyone is so strong that the Office of Residential Life and some students developed alternative activities during some Traditions.

For real Greek life like you see on MTV, you’ll have to go elsewhere, but you can attend Bryn Mawr and still go to frat parties at nearby Swarthmore and Villanova. Students who do this are lukewarm about their experiences, but many freshmen take the Swat Van a few times each fall.

Facts & Statistics

Undergrad Men in Fraternities
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Undergrad Women in Sororities
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Number of Fraternities
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Number of Sororities
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Student Polls

What is Greek life's role in the campus social scene?    Based on 11 responses

  • 0% Greek life is pretty big. You don't have to join to enjoy the parties, but you might want to consider it.
  • 0% Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join.
  • 0% Greek life is huge-you're no one if you're not Greek.
  • 0% Greek life is pretty low-key and has little effect on the social scene.
  • 100% We don't have Greek life.

What is the general attitude of non-Greeks toward Greeks?    Based on 10 responses

  • 10% Most non-Greeks think Greeks do great things for the community.
  • 40% Most non-Greeks are indifferent about Greeks.
  • 0% Non-Greeks think Greeks are only good for the parties they throw.
  • 50% Non-Greeks see Greeks as snobby and cliquey.

What kind of housing is available for Greek students?     Based on 10 responses

  • 0% Greek students live in opulent chapter houses.
  • 0% Greek students live in dedicated wings in the dorms.
  • 100% No special housing is available.
  • 0% Greek students live in run-down chapter houses.

How difficult is it to get into a fraternity or sorority?    Based on 11 responses

  • 36% Very easy.
  • 9% Somewhat easy.
  • 9% Somewhat difficult.
  • 45% Very difficult.
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