Students join organizations for a variety of reasons, but never to be hazed. What do new members want? Among the many things they want are:
To make friends
Adapted from page 37 of the FIPR Risk Management Manual
Kansas - § 21-3434
Class B misdemeanor - prohibits intentionally encouraging another person to perform an act, which could reasonably be expected to result in great bodily harm, for initiation purposes.
Being found guilty for such a violation could carry a maximum penalty of $1000 fine and 6 months in county jail.