Faculty Partnerships

Fraternity and Sorority Leadership Development

Greek Chapter Faculty Advisor

Most sorority and fraternity chapters have a designated chapter faculty advisor. Chapter faculty advisors serve as academic support to chapter members. Time commitment varies by chapter and chapter faculty advisor, but will likely require one-two hours per week at most.

  • Assist with the academic management of members, especially new members and members at academic risk.
  • Present academic seminars on faculty expectations, such as the transition from high school to college and other topics.
  • Write recommendation letters for chapter members.
  • Inform chapter members of academic resources available on campus.
  • Act as a campus relations agent and advocate for chapter members.
  • Relay information concerning administration policies.
  • Explain academic integrity and its importance to the university community.
  • Work closely with the scholarship officer and committee and chapter alumni advisors.
  • Speak at chapter functions recognizing academic achievement.
  • Serve as a panel member on academic review panels.
  • Attend meetings for all chapter faculty advisors and greek community events recognizing academic achievement.
  • Other responsibilities as needed

Contact: Beth Saul, Director for Fraternity and Sorority Leadership Development, saul@usc.edu, (213) 740-1195