Sigma Alpha Epsilon

Sigma Alpha Epsilon

Sigma Alpha Epsilon is one of the country’s oldest and largest fraternities, founded on March 9, 1856, at the University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. The Connecticut Beta chapter was founded at the University of Connecticut on October 9th, 1943 and has a rich history rooted in the values of brotherhood, academic excellence, and philanthropy. Since its establishment, Connecticut Beta has evolved into a vibrant and dynamic organization dedicated to enhancing the UConn community through a strong bond of brotherhood.Our fraternity stands as one of the oldest at UConn, and with this legacy comes a deep sense of gratitude for those who paved the way before us. We recognize the privilege and responsibility of carrying on cherished traditions that contribute to our continual self-improvement and the betterment of the community around us.

Message from the Chapter President

Embarking on my second semester as a junior, I can confidently affirm that Sigma Alpha Epsilon has profoundly shaped my college experience. As a first generation college student, I initially questioned whether a fraternity would align with my passions. However, my reservations vanished the moment I joined SAE, and now, the idea of college life without this remarkable brotherhood seems unimaginable.Reflecting on my time with SAE, I am grateful for the numerous opportunities for personal and academic development it has provided. The fraternity's focus on friendship, learning, and distinction has cultivated an environment where members can thrive personally and professionally. Looking forward, I am enthusiastic about continuing my journey with Sigma Alpha Epsilon, confident that the enduring bonds and valuable lessons will be cherished throughout a lifetime.

President: Suhaas Nadella

Expectation of Excellence Standings

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Semester Spring 2023 Fall 2023
Updated: December 2024

Quick Facts

Established at UConn: 2022
 Chapter Name Connecticut Beta
 Nickname  SAE
 Colors  Royal Purple and Old Gold
 Symbol  Lion
 Philanthropy  Be The Match
 Motto True Gentlemen
Signature UConn Event Paddy Murphy

Chapter Awards

Chapter Contact Information

Instagram: @sae_ctbeta

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Organizational Conduct History

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