batman4321 83 replies 26 threads Junior Member. I honestly see and experience every type of person around campus. For the most part, Greek life makes up a large majority of the student body because Texas Tech fully supports and encourages students to get involved, There are so many organizations, clubs and activities to get involved in. Although you can party at Texas Tech, you can party at any University/College. Iowa State University. Glad someone has something positive to say about everyone :-). Greek life is a major part, but with over 400 registered student organizations, it’s not the only way to get involved. Narrow down over 1,000,000 scholarships with personalized results. The Princeton Review publishes an article each year listing the top party schools in the country. I think that students at Texas Tech are often stereotyped as frat guys or sorority girls, which tends to have a negative connotation among students that aren't involved in Greek life. Overall, Texas Tech has a vast array of people that attend where anyone can find their place. Timeline of Fraternities and Sororities at Texas Tech . Second, Greek life is a major party of the Texas Tech culture. DoDFW is graduating and headed to Tech in the fall. The benefits from the collective whole overwhelmingly outweigh the mistakes of a few. June 2014 in University of San Diego. Timeline of Fraternities and Sororities at Texas Tech . There is such a huge range of people at Texas Tech and that creates a group of friends for every type of person. The basic bitch is the girl who’s obsessed with her sorority. I started out at another school and transferred here this fall. Like any other school you will see different cliques and groups, but at the end of the day all students form one unified group of Red Raiders. The truth is Texas Tech is made up of a wide range of people. but everyone seems to get along quite well and the stereotypes don't really counter into who a person is or what defines them. Welcome to the official website of the Zeta Alpha chapter of Kappa Delta! Texas Tech has many different stereotypes. Yes, we do have a large number of students involved with Greek life. It seems as though everyone is a member. There are a lot of stereotypes about Texas out there. There is not one stereotype at Texas Tech University. Finally, it is not true that Texas Tech has its own form of an STD, Raider Rash. Passing the music building, I see the typical "band nerds" overflowing the area. The most common misconception about Texas Tech University is that we are a party school that doesn’t care about academics, but the truth is Texas Tech has consistently been recognized by its peers, students, and alumni as an amazing and progressive University. They include, Texas Tech is a party school, everyone is in a fraternity or sorority and all people have some form of a sexually transmitted disease (Raider Rash). Life of the party-APhi Really, Texas Tech is what you make it! Each chapter sets … The stereotype that Tech Tech is a party school is also wrong. From what I've seen, there is not "rich" or "snobby" group at Tech. 1923 • On February 10 th, Texas Technological College was founded. Surprisingly I cannot say that the University necessarily has a specific stereotype. Program outcomes vary according to each institution’s specific program curriculum. For the most part, Texas Tech thrives on sororities and fraternities. The Gamma Tau chapter of Zeta Tau Alpha was established at Texas Tech University in the year 1953. Three main stereotypes repeatedly come up in conversations about Texas Tech University. Join us for a roundtable discussion Friday, April 24th for "Can Sorority Women be Feminists?" This is awesome, great to see love on this site. There is a stigma surrounding students involved in Greek life that they are "paying for their friends" or that they are simply followers that dress and act a certain way to fit in, very much similar to the stereotypes surrounding high school students. Building Confidence. Another is that all fraternity or Sorority members do is to party, neglecting the fact that they are largely involved in community service too. But overall, I see an even amount of every stereotype. And going to the Rec Center, I can guarantee anyone you see in that general vicinity will have their iPod in their ears and will be wearing athletic clothes to workout in! About 14% of the student body is in a fraternity or sorority. While, on the other hand, some are pretty spot on! There are plenty of articles floating around that are labeling Greek life as evil or bad for Lubbock, but it’s time to include facts to shut this false rhetoric down. The library is another place that is always swallowing kids to absorb knowledge and then spitting them out when it has had its fill. (not in rank order) The movies do not quite get it right when it comes to a sorority. Most friendly-ADPi With around 50 fraternities and sororities, Texas Tech definitely has a greek organization that's right for you should you choose to go Greek. As of spring 2013 the Texas Tech average GPA was a 2.800, whereas the Greek GPA was a 3.029. There are some things that just can’t be denied. At times, it is overwhelming to see so many students dressed so alike, but that’s how they choose to advertise their involvement in a fraternity or sorority.Texas Tech has just over 30,000 students. Get matched to scholarships that are perfect for you! Texas Tech University Women's & Gender Studies Drane Hall Suite 256-260 MS 2009 (15th & University)Lubbock, TX. they are all a mix of great girls and they're all pretty diverse. Didn't find your school?Request for your school to be featured on GreekRank. A lot of students are having wild sex and some are even doing drugs. Best personality-PiPhi They include, Texas Tech is a party school, everyone is in a fraternity or sorority and all people have some form of a sexually transmitted disease (Raider Rash). Everyone is unique. Before you type:  Remember, do not post names, initials, or any derogetory content. Most likely to succeed-Theta Students should consult with a representative from the school they select to learn more about career opportunities in that field. Only accurate description I've seen on here. There are just as many students not involved with fraternities/sororities as there are involved, and the students affiliated with Greek life are just as diverse as the rest of the student body. Unfortunately, Greek Life is something that you can't fully understand until you experience it for yourself and it sounds like the writer is proving that with his opinion. And, having roots in Texas, I can attest to the fact that some of them are way off. Yes, there are parties, lots and lots of parties, just as there are at other schools. Most of the notions you had about Greek Life are way different, trust me. Second, Greek life is a major party of the Texas Tech culture. A typical student at Texas Tech is probably stereotyped as a partier. And, yes, there are the kids who walk around high and go to class high. Texas Tech has been dubbed a party school in the past. Greek life is a major part, but with over 400 registered student organizations, it’s not the only way to get involved. We have the typical sororities and fraternities that you would find at any large university, but we also have nerds, geeks, jocks (especially at the rec center and on our football team), etc. A common stereotype of TTU students is that they like to drink and party. Then again, this stereotype is common for almost every college; it just depends on how each person chooses to spend their time that proves the value of this stereotype. People think that the only students that attend Texas Tech are a bunch of Fraternity guys and Sorority girls. This is the link to the article http://www.thebestcolleges.org/2012-princeton-review-party-school-rankings/ It’s not surprising to me that Texas Tech doesn’t make it on the list. Nickname: A Chi O Colors: Scarlet Red & Olive Green Flower: Scarlet Carnation Symbol: Lyre Founded Nationally: Oct. 15, 1885 There are a lot of introverts here too who hang among themselves. Best dressed-KKG It’s true that Lubbock County has a very high STD rate among local residents. By providing information or agreeing to be contacted by a Sponsored School, you are in no way obligated to apply to or enroll with the school. 4083 Being in a sorority, one of the first questions you get asked is why you would join. http://colleges.usnews.rankingsandreviews.com/best-colleges/texas-tech-university-3644 Three main stereotypes repeatedly come up in conversations about Texas Tech University. Welcome to the Kappa Beta chapter of Alpha Xi Delta at Texas Tech University! Yes, there are typical stereotypes everywhere, that is inevitable, but at the same time there are unique, fascinating people that don't fit the mold of being your typical jock, stoner, or frat boy. Texas Tech University, Zeta Tau Alpha hosts a "Border Patrol" party In October 2014, university officials were investigating racist photos posted to … Going through the Student Union Building, tons of lunch tables are pushed together to form one long table as the frat guys join to eat and talk. Yes, there are parties, lots and lots of parties, just as there are at other schools. Most improved-AXO Mailing Address. https://www.greekrank.com/uni/52/topic/2381471/accurate-sorority-stereotypes- I am in full support of the Greek Life system at Texas Tech and on other college campuses. Sorority recruitment is a process planned and hosted by Texas Tech’s Panhellenic Council. As someone who chose not to rush a sorority, hearing this in the beginning of my freshman year certainly caused me to look at my fellow students through the lens of being either greek or a non-greek. Between the Student Union Building (SUB) and the library, there's no doubt that any kind of person can be found. When walking out of my all girls dorm, I see sorority girls in their oversized t-shirts, leggings, and New Balance shoes. So Tech also has a strong academic student stereotype as well. The last quote that I heard was that Texas Tech actually had the second lowest STD/STI rate in the Big XII. Campus Address. I've been away from campus for 20 years, so what I remember about each sorority is bound to have changed. It's this kind of ignorance and arrogance that fuels negative stereotypes about frats. Always, there are people running on the trails, playing on the beach volleyball court outside, or tackling each other in a rugby game! Through the registration process you will provide permission for Texas Tech Panhellenic to access high school transcript information provided to the institution at the time of admission (including GPA, Class Rank, SAT/ACT and dual credit information). Fraternity and Sorority Life . They include, Texas Tech is a party school, everyone is in a fraternity or sorority and all people have some form of a sexually transmitted disease (Raider Rash). Over the years, our sisters have worked to uphold our four core values: Sisterhood, Leadership, Knowledge, and Service. The Princeton Review publishes an article each year listing the top party schools in the country. Finally, it is not true that Texas Tech has its own form of an STD, Raider Rash. That doesn’t represent Texas Tech. College is a place where you go to get a higher level of education, but most people don’t spend all their time cooped up in the library studying. Hardest worker-KD I believe this stereotype is accurate, but one can always find students who don't participate in these activities. See more ideas about texas tech, sorority life, sorority. I remember this making the rounds on the internet a few years back. To view the Texas Tech Community Book click here . One of the most common stereotypes at Texas Tech is that "everybody who is anybody is greek". Still, I'd be lying if I said the action doesn't get pretty crazy every once and a while. The college consisted of six buildings, and 914 students However, this stereotype is not accurate. 79409-2009. Fraternities and sororities serve somewhat as the popular jock status at Texas Tech. http://colleges.usnews.rankingsandreviews.com/best-colleges/texas-tech-university-3644 2702 15th Street Although we have parties and people who attend those parties, it’s not to the extent people exaggerate. Lori on March 17, 2014: I agree that at my school Pi Beta Phi is the Top of the Top Tier, but they are nice, friendly and beautiful. When the week starts again, most students work reasonably hard to keep their grades up. I know stereotypes are very biased, but I just want to know what reps the sororities have on campus at USD? That doesn’t represent Texas Tech. Texas Tech’s Rawls College of Business was listed as one of the best business schools in the country by the Princeton Review, Tech’s School of Law was the only law school in Texas to be ranked in the top 20 this year by Prelaw magazine, and the University as a whole earned a top-tier ranking among national Universities in this year’s edition of America’s Best Colleges by U.S. News and World Report. Request for your school to be featured on GreekRank. Generally, students do go to a lot of bars, clubs and parties on the weekends, but this is for the most part only reserved for the weekend. 1924 • On June 27 th, the Board of Directors voted not to allow Greek-lettered organizations on campus. Granted those people are the majority but i passed that phase a long time ago. Now, don’t get me wrong, the student body at Texas Tech is every bit as passionate, rowdy, and fun-loving as you would expect, but it all stems from a deep rooted pride in our University and its traditions and it should be considered just one of the many things that makes Texas Tech such a great school. What makes Texas Tech such a great institution is that there is not one specific stereotype that makes up the entire student body. 10 Typical Sorority Stereotypes "You're Greek?" She's talking about rushing. We understand that you may become overwhelmed at times; please do not hesitate to reach out to us at any point. This is why people, like you, accrue a negative reputations for frats. Please complete this RSVP to receive the link to ZOOM Since our founding, we have maintained a lodge located at #11 Greek Circle. This stereotype does have some truth, but it might be exaggerated. Also, this stereotype only applies when students aren't busy with school and are looking to enjoy themselves. Most beautiful- Tridelt One stereotype about Texas Tech students is that all we do is study and nothing else or that we party just as hard as we study which i would consider true. Our websites do not provide, nor are they intended to provide, a comprehensive list of all schools (a) in the United States (b) located in a specific geographic area or (c) that offer a particular program of study. Not PC, but pretty funny. The Panhellenic Council represents the top seven spots amongst all Greeks. There is not one inch of campus that doesn't see a TriDelt shirt. The stereotype that Texas Tech students have a high STD rate is also incorrect. 11 Totally True Stereotypes Texans Should Just Accept As Fact. Texas Tech has a very diverse group of students because of the many activities and of students the university admits. Sorority Stereotypes? College is a place where you go to get a higher level of education, but most people don’t spend all their time cooped up in the library studying. Most unique-DG Jan 30, 2017. Although we have parties and people who attend those parties, it’s not to the extent people exaggerate. I believe that the stereotypes at my school would be considered somewhat like jocks. It’s true that Lubbock County has a very high STD rate among local residents. great idea--they're all different but all good! Texas Tech is also the only university in the state of Texas that has both a Law School and a Medical School along with its undergraduate schools. ... long friendships make Greek life one of the most memorable aspects of a student's experience at Texas Tech University. It is quite easy to get plugged in and meet new people in one of the hundreds of student organizations on and off campus. 1924 • On June 27 th, the Board of Directors voted not to allow Greek-lettered organizations on campus. Entering into my senior year at Texas Tech I still hadn't found them. Many times, the media and press make Greek life look bad, but in real life Greeks do much more than party. Panhellenic is committed to making sure your recruitment experience from registration to bid day is as valuable as possible. Apr 28, 2014 - Sorority Life at Texas Tech!. (not in rank order) Most beautiful- Tridelt Best dressed-KKG Life of the party-APhi Most likely to succeed-Theta Most Spirited-ChiO Most improved-AXO Hard - Texas Tech University - … 1925 • Texas Technological College opened its doors. After 3 years at Tech, I have seen so many of you kids waste your parents money and drop out to move back home. As a sorority we inspire our members to reach their full potential by offering opportunities for leadership, personal development, academic success and community service, all in the context of true friendship. Most Spirited-ChiO The Greek Scene at Texas Tech is amazing. 10 Best Sororities Based On Rating - Fall 2019, Top 10 Most Famous Sororities And Fraternities. One thing I'll say about Tech is that the groups I've met here have a much better sisterhood and get along with other sororities more than the school I transferred from. Greek life represents around 17 percent of the student population at Texas Tech, according to the Greek life website. Tech Texas has just over 30,000 students. I was never open to the idea of joining a sorority until I met the sisters of Delta Alpha Sigma Multicultural Sorority Inc., they were a welcoming and amazing group of women who had the same ambition and passion I had. Texas Tech University is often thought of as a party school. Led by Texas Tech feminist sorority women via ZOOM from 12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. At times, it is overwhelming to see so many students dressed so alike, but that’s how they choose to advertise their involvement in a fraternity or sorority. In Texas, those include our undeniable pride, tendency to make everything bigger (and better), and – of course – the word “y’all.” The following are 11 totally true stereotypes Texans should just accept as fact. There are a lot of frat kids but I think Texas Tech has a great mix of all sorts of kids! It is such a welcoming and diversified campus which makes fitting in and making new friends extremely easy. Surely different schools will have different stereotypes for what each sorority is like based on the local population. If you come to Texas Tech you are sure to find friends that match your personality! The following are the current active Panhellenic chapters at Texas Tech. Financial aid may be available to those who qualify. Just because it's the stereotype, doesn't mean everyone truly is! So what does this mean for you? Kerigan Hunziker. This is the link to the article http://www.thebestcolleges.org/2012-princeton-review-party-school-rankings/ It’s not surprising to me that Texas Tech doesn’t make it on the list. Disclosure: EducationDynamics receive compensation for the featured schools on our websites (see “Sponsored Schools” or “Sponsored Listings” or “Sponsored Results”). However, I think it's unfair to generalize the entire student population as such. 1925 • Texas Technological College opened its doors. Commitments. According to the Panhellenic website, the Panhellenic Council is a national coordinating group of 26 member sororities. 11.7 percent of the undergraduate males are involved in a fraternity and 17.9 percent of undergraduate females are involved in a sorority. Do Not Sell My Personal Information (CA and NV residents). Inspiring Action. In many ways it is what you think, but for the most part, we are just chill people who casually have our letters on our cars, laptops, clothes and anything else you could think of. Three main stereotypes repeatedly come up in conversations about Texas Tech University. It is true that we many of our students are Greek affiliated, yet there are many that are not At my time at Tech I have met people from all around the United States and the world. Sorority reviews, ratings, and rankings in alphabetical order for Texas Tech University - TTU greek life - Greekrank It wasn't really noticeable, to me, unless they started talking about it. Yes, we do have a large number of students involved with Greek life. This is an offer for educational opportunities that may lead to employment and not an offer for nor a guarantee of employment. More information can be found on each chapters individuals website. 11.7 percent of the undergraduate males are involved in a fraternity and 17.9 percent of undergraduate females are involved in a sorority. Wild and crazy drinkers plus rampant drug use. Sorority reviews, ratings, and rankings for Texas Tech University - TTU greek life - Greekrank 1923 • On February 10 th, Texas Technological College was founded. Compensation may impact where the Sponsored Schools appear on our websites, including whether they appear as a match through our education matching services tool, the order in which they appear in a listing, and/or their ranking. The information on this site is for informational and research purposes only and is not an assurance of financial aid. She’s always wearing her oversized soft t-shirt with the embroidered frocket, leggings that show off the hour she spends at McComas everyday, riding boots, and an infinity scarf. 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