The Magazine of Sigma Chi
In April 1881, the first issue of the Fraternity's magazine, then called The Sigma Chi, rolled off 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.
Submission deadlines for each quarterly issue are as follows:
Summer issue — March 15;
Fall issue — May 1;
Winter issue — Sept. 15; and
Spring issue — Dec. 15