Why Rush Sigma Nu?


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Academics

We at Sigma Nu value Academics and make it one of our highest priorities as a member. Education always comes before anything else, and we hold strong to this belief.

Brotherhood

Brotherhood is not something that can be readily described in a neat little sentence. Brotherhood is a huge life experience that you only know and understand when you are a part of it. View More

Leadership

Your journey through Sigma Nu will, in return, teach you leadership skills that will be helpful during your collegiate years. These skills will also be beneficial when entering the business world after graduation.

Philanthropy

Philanthropies are both fun and rewarding to everyone involved. We host philanthropies such as Sigma Nu Valentine and Slater Ball which raise over thousands of dollars for the American Heart Association.

Sports

Football, Volleyball, Basketball, Baseball, Soccer and Hockey. You name it, Sigma Nu is invloved in many sports in the Greek System and take pride in the victories acheived.

History

Sigma Nu was founded in 1869 by three cadets at the Virginia Military Institute. These three men strongly opposed hazing and founded a fraternity based upon this strong opposition. Today, Sigma Nu has grown to one of the largest fraternities in the Nation. View More

Fast Facts

  • Founded on Non-Hazing
  • One of the largest Fraternities in the nation
  • Awarded Excellence in New Member Education 4 times, 3 of which awarded in the last 3 years

Awards

2011

2010

2009

  • Excellence in New Member Education
  • Excellence in Membership Development

2008

  • Excellence in New Member Education
  • Outstanding Sophomore - Joseph Lyon

2007

  • Chancellor’s Award
  • Excellence in New Member Education
  • Excellence in Membership Development
  • Excellence in Scholarship Programming
  • Excellence in Scholastic Achievement
  • Outstanding Chapter President - Tom Lydick

2006

  • Excellence in Sportsmanship

2005

  • Chancellor’s Award
  • Excellence in Membership Recruitment
  • Excellence in Sportsmanship
  • Excellence in Scholastic Achievement

2004

2003

  • records missing

2002

  • Excellence in New Member Education
  • Outstanding Junior - Michael Truex

2001

  • Excellence in Chapter Management
  • Excellence in Sportsmanship
  • Outstanding New Initiate

Famous Sigma Nu's

  • Mike Posner
  • Music Artist with hit songs such as "Cooler Than Me"
  • Bob Barker
  • Host of "The Price is Right"
  • Harrison Ford
  • Actor in films such as the Star Wars and Indiana Jones series
  • Aaron Yoo
  • Actor in films such as 21 and Disturbia
  • Neil Flynn
  • Best Known as the "Janitor" from Scrubs
  • Eli Manning
  • Quarterback for the New York Giants
  • Mike McCormack
  • NFL Hall of Famer
  • Paul Rudd
  • Actor is films such as Anchorman, 40 Year-Old Virgin and Role Models
  • Pat Riley
  • NBA head coach for Los Angeles Lakers, New York Knicks, and currently the Miami Heat; served as head coach for five NBA championship teams.