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Alpha Sigma Phi

Alpha Sigma Phi was founded at Yale University on December 6, 1845 and is the 10th oldest collegiate fraternity in America. Principla Founder, Louis Manigault, was looking to join a sophomore society at Yale University but felt like the then sole society was condescending and obnoxious and therefore decided to begin his own society. The fraternity was founded upon the values of character which were once secret but made public in 2005. These values include: silence, charity, purity, honor, and patriotism. Silence, encouraging clarity of thought, protecting our secret ritual. Honor, defending out integrity as men through action and leadership. Purity, that we may hold our personal Truth above the noise of society. Charity, to unite our neighbors under a common spirit. Patriotism, the cause that bends every brother together. 

Alpha Sigma Phi's Purpose

To Better the Man, through the creation and perpetuation of brotherhood founded upon the values of character: Silence, Charity, Purity, Honor, Patriotism.

 

 

alpha sig logoMen outside a Alpha Sigma Phi House

Facts

Nickname: Alpha Sig

 

Nationally Founded: December 6, 1845 at Yale University 

Locally Founded: Expansion begins Fall 2018

 

Motto: to Better the Man

Colors: Cardinal Red, Stone Grey, and Midnight Black

Philanthropy: RAINN (Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network), Humane Society, Aware Awake Alive, Big Brothers Big Sisters of America, and Homes for our Troops.

 

National Website: alphasigmaphi.org

Men of the fraternity at a table with their letters across the front

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