Sigma Chi Welcomes 350,000th Initiate

SAN DIEGO (March 14, 2020) — The Sigma Chi International Fraternity reached another significant membership milestone on Saturday, March 14, surpassing the 350,000 mark of all-time initiates and members into the organization. Alejandro Mundo, SAN DIEGO STATE 2019, a graduate in finance, was officially welcomed as the 350,000th initiate into the Fraternity during the San Diego […]

Foundation Scholarship Application Available Online

Applications for the 2020 to 2021 Sigma Chi Foundation academic scholarship awards are now available. For the first time, applications are available through Sigma Chi’s new awards and programs application portal, which can be accessed by clicking here. The submission deadline for scholarship awards is Monday, March 30 at 11:59 p.m. C.T. Scholarship winners will […]

Federal Court Dismisses All Claims Against Yale Fraternities

The U. S. District Court in Connecticut dismissed with prejudice all claims against fraternities in a lawsuit filed by Engender and three individuals attacking single-sex membership policies at Yale University. In its opinion, the court stated the plaintiffs’ claims lacked “a strong basis in law.” The decision follows the rejection of a similar Engender theory […]

Special Election Winner Bishop Joins Ranks of Sigma Chi Congressmen

One week after emerging victorious in a special election for North Carolina’s 9th U.S. House District seat, Dan Bishop, NORTH CAROLINA-CHAPEL HILL 1986, was officially sworn into Congress on Wednesday. With his election, Bishop became the 10th active Sigma Chi member of Congress. The Fraternity has the largest contingent of members on Capitol Hill among […]

Additional Credits and Savings: RMF chapters have until September 30

Each year, all chapters should review their risk management plan at a chapter meeting. Then, each member should sign off on it. This should be done prior to September 15th.  Chapters that submit plans and signatures to by September 30th will receive a three-percent credit toward RMF membership fees.  Failure to submit a signed plan results in a three-percent surcharge.* […]

Trout Receives Carlisle Faculty Award

Selected through the vote of facilitators and alumni volunteers each summer, the annual William H. Carlisle Jr. Outstanding Workshop Faculty Award has been received by a Who’s Who of Sigma Chi leaders. This year’s recipient Jesse Trout, AUSTIN PEAY 2006, was greeted with a standing ovation as he took the stage to be recognized by […]

Two Chapters Claim Bash Award

The Fraternity unveiled the two winners of its 2018 James F. Bash Significant Improvement Award during the 2019 Krach Transformational Leaders Workshop, the chapters at Embry-Riddle Daytona Beach and the University of Oklahoma Named for 49th Grand Consul James Bash, BUTLER and INDIANA 1946, the award is given to chapters that improve their Peterson Significant […]

Sixty-six Chapters Earn 2019 Peterson Awards

Sigma Chi capped its inaugural Krach Transformational Leadership Workshop at Bowling Green State University in Bowling Green, Ohio by recognizing the success and improvements among undergraduate chapters across the United States and Canada. The highest honor, the 2019 J. Dwight Peterson Significant Chapter Award, was presented to 66 Sigma Chi groups at colleges and universities […]