Appendix A of By-Laws of the Interfraternity Council, University of Nebraska-Lincoln

ARTICLE II, Membership Policy


SECTION 1 - Membership Standard

A. Chapter will maintain membership of at least 30 members each of whom have a 2.5 cumulative GPA or higher.



SECTION 2 - Failure to meet the chapter membership standards shall result in the following:

A. First Semester - The first semester a chapter’s membership falls below the membership standard:

  1. Chapter officers and a chapter advisor will meet with the Director of Recruitment of the IFC Executive Committee and the Director of Greek Affairs to present chapter recruitment policies for review.

B. Second Semester –The second consecutive semester a chapter’s membership falls below the membership standard:

  1. Chapter officers and chapter advisor will return to meet with the IFC Director of Recruitment and the Director of Greek Affairs for further review of chapter recruitment polices and programs.
  2. A letter will be sent to the chapter’s National or International Fraternity Headquarters and Alumni Board indicating the chapter’s inability to meet the membership standard for two (2) consecutive semesters.  The letter will be sent by the Director of Greek Affairs and will request that the chapter be ineligible for national membership awards.  One more consecutive semester below the membership standard will result in loss of IFC recognition.

C. Third Semester - The third consecutive semester a chapter’s membership falls below the academic standard:

  1. Chapter will lose IFC recognition and become a Recognized Student Organization.