Sigma Phi Epsilon
Mi Epsilon Chapter
Chapter website: www.sigepmsu.com
National website: www.sigep.org
Chapter house address: 1148 E. Grand River
Flower: Violet and Dark Red Rose
Mascot/symbol: White Cross
Color(s): Purple, Red, and Gold
About Sigma Phi Epsilon at Michigan State University
Sigma Phi Epsilon was founded on November 1, 1901, at Richmond College. It was founded on three principles: Virtue, Diligence, and Brotherly Love. Around 15,000 SigEp undergraduates are on 240 college campuses each year. They are among the more than 300,000 lifetime brothers who have joined since 1901. Sigma Phi Epsilon is one of the largest fraternities in the United States in terms of current undergraduate membership, and has a national first year retention rate of 75%.
A Fraternity of Firsts
Sigma Phi Epsilon can claim many innovations and achievements in the world of national fraternities. SigEp was first...
To charter a chapter in all 50 states.
To provide financial assistance to brothers for graduate school through the Resident Scholar program.
To establish a housing trust for all chapters and create a National Housing Corporation.
To establish over 200 chapter Houses for its undergraduate members.
To receive a grant from the federal Department of Education to enhance member development programs.
To establish a traveling staff to assist chapters in effective operations.
Fraternity whose Educational Foundation built an endowment greater than $11 million.
To partner with the White House’s Office of National Drug Control Policy.
To create a balanced man program.