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SigEp in the United States

Sigma Phi Epsilon Fraternity (SigEp) is the nation's largest fraternity. For the last fifteen years, more men have joined Sigma Phi Epsilon than any other college fraternity.

SigEp was founded at Richmond College, now the University of Richmond, on November 1, 1901 based on the Cardinal Principles of Virtue, Diligence, and Brotherly Love. Today, over 300,000 men have joined the fraternity and taken a vow to uphold these values. RSVP here (link to be added)

* 15,000 Undergraduates in the U.S.

* 240+ Chapters

* Over 300,000 brothers since 1901

* Learn more at www.sigep.org

 

SigEp at the University of Kansas

In 1923, a group known as Acomas, chartered the Kansas Gamma Chapter of Sigma Phi Epsilon. Among the chartering members was Dr. James Naismith, the inventor of basketball. SigEp's original chapter house was located at 1145 Indiana Street. In 1929, SigEp built what is today's Delta Gamma House. A declining membership due to members serving their country during World War II, caused to SigEp lose their chapter house to the Delta Gamma sorority. When chapter members returned after the war, they lived briefly in the YMCA, and then at the "Brown Palace". In 1949, SigEp moved into their new house, at its current location on Tennessee Street's "Greek Row".

Today, SigEp is one of the largest fraternity at the University of Kansas. SigEp has a strong tradition in KU's Rock Chalk Revue, and is proud of its athletic and academic performance. Sigma Phi Epsilon encourages academic excellence with an aggressive undergraduate Scholarship Program, with Awards Ceremonies each semester.

Year after year, Sigma Phi Epsilon continues to Build Balanced Men for America's Communities.

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* Learn more about The Kansas Gamma Chapter of SigEp here.