The Magazine of Sigma Chi

In April 1881, the first issue of the Fraternity's magazine, then called The Sigma Chi, rolled off of the press in Gettysburg, Pa. Magazine subscription rates were $1 per year, and by the time the second issue appeared in June 1881, 40 brothers were subscribers.

The Magazine Today

More than 130 years later, The Magazine of Sigma Chi boasts more than 56,000 readers and is one of the most highly esteemed publications in the Greek-letter world, often collecting the most awards of any group at the annual conference for Greek-letter organization communicators. The Magazine is published four times a year and contains news and features to recognize, inform, educate and entertain members. It also serves as a report and record of the Fraternity's activities and programs to university and Fraternity officials, families of members, and recruits.

How to get published

Campus Chronicles (Undergraduates)
Each chapter editor is a correspondent for The Magazine of Sigma Chi. Chapter updates and photos must be submitted via this link. Please email the original photo files from the camera, as they will be greater than 400KB.
Alumni Almanac (Alumni)
Alumni are encouraged to submit news and stories. Tell us about your alumni chapter events, and please include photographs — alumni chapters updates should be submitted via this link.
Letters to the editor
We alway welcome your comments — both criticism and praise — about this publication. To submit a letter to the editor, please email


The Magazine maintains reoccuring deadlines for submissions on the following dates:

  • Summer issue: March 15
  • Fall issue: May 1
  • Winter issue: Sept. 15
  • Spring issue: Dec. 15