Washington University in St. Louis

Gamma Phi Beta is joining WashU this spring!

Gamma Phi Beta is thrilled to be a part of the vibrant and successful Greek community at Washington University in St. Louis!

Our Sorority is dedicated to helping women realize their full potential at all stages of life. Membership in Gamma Phi Beta Sorority offers so many benefits to women: friendship, leadership skills, service opportunities, social events and so much more!

In Gamma Phi Beta, you develop meaningful, lasting friendships with other women who offer encouragement and inspiration and will always be by your side. In fact, the term "sorority" - meaning sisterhood - was coined for Gamma Phi Beta.

Connect with more than 195,000 inspirational women today and discover why our Sorority is truly a lifetime experience. We invite you to browse our website to learn more about Gamma Phi Beta, one of the 10 oldest women's organizations in North America. If you have questions, please do not hesitate to contact us - we're thrilled you're interested in learning more about Gamma Phi Beta! 


Recruitment Calendar

We will be participating in the first round of formal recruitment, followed by our exclusive recruitment January 26-February 7. We'd love to meet you and tell you more about our organization!  

Please note that the times and locations below are tentative and will be updated regularly. Please be sure to check back often to ensure you have the correct information.

Open House Events
Date: Wednesday, January 27
Location:  Women’s Building – Formal Lounge
Time: 7-9 p.m.

Date: Tuesday, February 2
Location: The South 40 – Ursa's Fireplace Lounge
Time: 6-8 p.m.

Personal Appointments
Date: Wednesday, February 3
Location: Women’s Building – Formal Lounge
Time: 8 a.m. - 9 p.m.

Date: Thursday, February 4
Location: Women’s Building – Formal Lounge
Time: 8 a.m. - 9 p.m.

Building Strong Girls
Date: Friday, February 5
Location: Umrath Hall – Umrath Lounge (By Invitation Only)
Time: 5, 6, 7 and 8 p.m.

Preference Night
Date: Saturday, February 6
Location: Umrath Hall – Umrath Lounge (By Invitation Only)
Time: 6, 7, and 8 p.m.

Bid Day 
Date: Sunday, February 7
Location: The South 40 – College Hall (By Invitation Only)
Time: 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Alumnae Engagement

Our Washington University sisters would love to meet you! There are several exciting ways to get involved, support our members and help our new chapter shine!    

  • Recommend members and write a reference. Download and complete a reference form from below. Once complete, email the form to our Washington University team.  
  • Become an advisor! Every new chapter needs strong advisory support. If you are interested in becoming an advisor, please share your interest below to contact a current volunteer leader who can help you determine which role would be a good fit for you.
  • Volunteer to help with events like Bid Day, Installation, Initiation, Founders Day, Senior Celebration or other special chapter events. Share your interest below.
  • Join an alumnae chapter! As local mentors, alumnae chapter members are instantly looped in to chapter updates, needs and events! Click here to find your local alumnae chapter.
  • Follow us on social media and actively retweet, repost and share your enthusiasm of starting a new chapter!  

Thank you for making a difference! 

Write a reference for a potential new member at Washington University in St. Louis new chapter. Download the reference form and email it to WashUGammaPhiBeta@gmail.com.