Pledge ProcessOnline Interest Form
The Pledge Program is an extremely integral part of the chapter. Each member should be well versed in its operation and execution, as it is responsible to molding the future of the chapter. The following is a brief outline of the process that all associate members must complete before becoming an initiated member of Delta Upsilon.
The purpose of the pledging process, as defined in the Cal Poly Chapter manual, is as follows:
The pledging process is outlined as follows:
The pledge educater is a position voted on by the brotherhood twice a year to be the gateway between the current associate members and initiated members. It is the pledge educator's job to inform the associate members of all requirements of the pledging process, and the source of information and guidance for the associate members when needed. The responsibilities of the pledge educator are as follows:
During the ten weeks of pledging, potential brothers have many responsibilities, such as learning information, planning activities, interviewing brothers, etc. During those ten weeks, we stress pledge class unity and brotherhood, under the assumption that a strong and unified brotherhood that has been a tradition of Delta Upsilon since 1834.
The pledging process is one of the most important aspects of our fraternity, as it prepares potential future members to be an asset to the chapter and the community. While the process involves a lot of work, it also is meant to be a lot of fun! If you're interested in pledging Delta Upsilon, please visit our Online Interest Form or come by the chapter house and introduce yourself to a brother! We look forward to hearing from you.