Chapter Awards / Recognition

Minnesota Alpha (the University of Minnesota chapter of Sigma Alpha Epsilon) has established itself as a leader in fraternal operations both on the University of Minnesota campus and nationally as well. 


Our chapter was awarded the John O. Moseley Award for Fraternity Zeal for the 2008-2009 school year, declaring Minnesota Alpha as the #1 ΣAE Chapter in the Nation.


In addition, Minnesota Alpha has won national awards in the following fields of achievement: chapter management, continuing education, alumni relations, service and philanthropy, and financial management.


Nationally, SAE has continually scored among the best in rankings of all academic fraternities. 


  • SAE is the # 1 rated fraternity by the Gallup Poll 

  • SAE is the # 1 rated fraternity by the Heller Survey

  • SAE has been the # 1 rated fraternity by Bantas for 35 years

  • SAE has been rated the # 1 national fraternity for more than 53 years (out of 60) by the College Survey Bureau

  • Out of the Forbes Super 500 list of America’s largest corporations, SAE is tied for the most CEO’s at nine

  • SAE has the greatest number of initiates of any International Greek Letter at over 282,000 men (as of 3/2008)