Benefits of Greek Life

Why Join Kappa Sigma?


Our Chapter

  • We have one of the largest brotherhoods on campus
  • We have a cumulative GPA higher than the non-Greek average at UMass
  • Our brothers gain skills and experiences that no classroom education can give you
  • There will always be something to do during the week and weekends
  • Our chapter house will always give you a place to hang out and call home
  • Our brothers are leaders in organizations all over campus
  • We contributed over 12,000 hours of community service last year alone
  • We raised over $14,000 for charity last year
  • Most importantly, a fraternity provides you the chance to practice and fail in your endeavors, without losing your network of support

Kappa Sigma as an International Fraternity

  • Our original founding was at the University of Bologna in Italy in 1400
  • Kappa Sigma has since expanded to the United States and Canada
  • Largest national fraternity (20,000+ undergrads) with endless networking possibilities
  • One of Top 5 Largest INTERNATIONAL fraternities (over 316 chapters/colonies nationwide)
  • Number one fraternity nationwide in regards to service hours and philanthropic donations
  • Famous Kappa Sigmas: Corporal Kyle Carpenter(Marine, Medal of Honor recipient), Jimmy Buffet, Jerry Jones, Evan Spiegel(CEO of Snapchat), Craig Barret(CEO of Intel), and John F. Smith(CEO of GM and UMass/Gamma-Delta alum).

Benefits of Greek Life