Sorority life generates higher grades

10 Mar

By Beverly Farmer, Director of Student Activities

All sorority members strive for good scholarship, which results in many sorority women achieving higher GPAs than the campus all-women’s average.

The official fall 2010 grades for the SFA Greek system were released this spring. The SFA All-Sorority-Women average cumulative GPA was a 2.96, as compared to the All-University-Women average GPA of 2.90.

Leading all Greeks in grades were:

  • Phi Theta Gamma, 3.21
  • Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc., 3.19
  • Sigma Lambda Gamma Sorority Inc, 3.09
  • Zeta Phi Beta Sorority Inc., 3.04
  • Chi Omega, 3.04
  • Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc., 3.00
  • Delta Zeta, 2.99

The remaining seven sororities at SFA are within nine-tenths of a point of being at the All-University-Women GPA.

Most sororities accomplish the higher grades by providing study hall time for their members. They also provide study skill workshops and provide help for struggling sisters.  By joining a sorority, a student will receive encouragement from their peers to make the best grades they possibly can each and every semester.


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