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Fraternity and Sorority Experience Survey    

The Fraternity and Sorority Experience Survey (FSES) asks students what they think about their total fraternity and sorority experience. Participating institutions can use the FSES data to create chapter and council benchmarks as well as made critical decisions on where to focus programmatic and advising support to create healthier and safer chapters and communities.

The FSES provides customized insight about academic experiences, values, alcohol and drug use, social issues, bystander intervention, chapter operations, and community found in your institution’s fraternity and sorority experience. Additionally if school consortiums participate, results may identify your institution’s strengths and challenges among your peers. 

The aggregate FSES data is used to identify campuses with sound professional practices, thus furthering the value to not just a your campus community but to creating safe, successful and sustainable fraternities and sororities nationwide. 

Benefits of Participation

Participating institutions receive:  

*If you need a report in an accessible format, please contact the Piazza Center. 

Financial Obligation

Pricing for campuses

Contract pricing is based on the size of fraternity and sorority membership. 

  • $1,500 small communities under 1,500 members
  • $3,500 medium between 1501 and 3500 members
  • $5,500 large communities 3501 and higher 
  • $100 for additional survey questions
  • Consultation is an additional $1,000. Campuses receive 5 hours of coaching and consulting on data-use with campus stakeholders.
Pricing for headquarters

Contract pricing is based on the number of chapters. 

  • $1,500 for 1-50 chapters
  • $3,500 for 51-100 chapters
  • $5,500 for 101-150 chapters
  • $7,500 for 151 or more chapters
  • $100 for additional survey questions
  • Consultation is an additional $1,000. Headquarters receive 5 hours of coaching and consulting on data-use with staff.

How to Participate

If you are interested in participating in the Fraternity and Sorority Experience Survey, please provide your information through our online form

Penn State Student Affairs
Piazza Center
Location

University Park, PA 16802
PiazzaCenter@psu.edu