Headquartered in Lexington, Virginia, Sigma Nu Fraternity was founded in 1869 at Virginia Military Institute in Lexington. Sigma Nu currently has 166 active chapters and colonies on college campuses throughout the United States, and has initiated over 235,000 members since its founding.
The Sigma Nu Gamma Upsilon Chapter was founded in 1904 at the University of Arkansas. With 110+ years on campus, Sigma Nu has developed many strong traditions and a lasting legacy. Major philanthrophy and community service projects include: Sigma Nu White Rose Bowl benefiting the 7Hills Homeless Center, Pi Beta Phi 5K benefiting Children's Literacy, and Sigma Nu Puppies for a Paws benefiting the Humane Society of the Ozarks.