Kappa Sigma is the largest college social fraternity in the world with more than 230,000 living members, including over 20,000 undergraduates and 320 Chapters and colonies located throughout the United States and Canada.
Kappa Sigma (ΚΣ), commonly nicknamed Kappa Sig or K-Sig was founded in 1869 at the University of Virginia. It’s International Headquarters is based out of Charlottesville, Virginia. It is currently the leader of all American Fraternities in terms of pledges, new initiates per year, service hours, and philanthropic donations. Kappa Sigma also has the lowest national dues out of any other fraternity and has the oldest continuous endowment fund which has donated $6.5 million to undergrads since the fund’s inception in 1919.
Kappa Sigma is focused upon the Four Pillars of Fellowship, Leadership, Scholarship, and Service. As a values-based men’s fraternity, Kappa Sigma strictly forbids hazing and fosters meaningful college experiences by offering progressive membership development and pledge education.
Brothers of the Omicron-Phi Chapter of Kappa Sigma pose for a photo on the night of the George Washington Birthday Ball in February 2015.