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Sigma Alpha Epsilon (ΣΑΕ)

Chapter name Sigma Alpha Epsilon
Designation Tennessee Kappa Chapter
Nickname SAE
Colors Royal Purple and Old Gold
Symbols/Mascot Lion
Philanthropy Big Brothers Big Sisters
National Founding March 9, 1856 at the University of Alabama
UT Founding 1879
Standing at UT Year 1 - Unacceptable SOFE Standing
Chapter GPA 3.15
President Frank Wilk

1808 Fraternity Park Drive
Knoxville, TN 37916

Standards of Fraternal Excellence 2021

Standing: Year 1 Unacceptable

Overview: SOFE is a 100-point standards program that requires chapters to obtain at least 70 points to be in good standing. For a full breakdown of this program, visit

zero out of three stars

Total: 65/100

Education 26/27
Health and Safety Summit, Greek Leadership Summit, Bystander Intervention Workshop, Chapter Officer Workshops, Cross Council Exchange, New Member Health and Safety Module, Headquarters Program(s), Risk Management Program, DEI Program, Program with another chapter from another council, & program with another Registered Student Organization or Department.
Academics 6/6
Maintaining a chapter scholarship program and chapter and new member GPA above a 2.5:

Spring 2021: 3.14

Fall 2021: 3.15

Administration 23/33
Roster submission, New Member Education Plans, Officer Updates, Advisor Updates, Council Meeting Attendance, Presidents’ Cabinet Meeting Attendance, VOLink Registration, OSFL Coaching Meetings, Financial Good Standing, & Conduct Standing
Civic Engagement 2/4
Completing at least 4 hours of service per member tracked through the Jones Center for Leadership and Service and hosting one philanthropic event:

2021 Service Hours Per Member: 1.23 hours/member

2021 Philanthropic Donations: $2,300.00

Excellence 8/30
Campus Involvement, Immersive Leadership and Service, Service Hours Over 4 Hours Per Member, Chapter GPA Above the All-Male/Female Average, Academic/Career/Leadership Program, DEI Program, Health & Safety Program, and End-Of-Year Meeting with OSFL Council Advisor.