The chaplain is bestowed with the care and guard of the Fraternity’s Ritual. He also leads the judicial branch of the chapter. In doing so, he is responsible for holding all members accountable to the principles of Virtue, Diligence and Brotherly Love, as well as the other standards of membership. Additionally, the chaplain plays a key role in recognizing and reinforcing the positive behaviors and actions of his brothers.
This officer guide provides a comprehensive overview of the roles, responsibilities, and key skills needed to excel in this position:
The important supporting resources that are referenced in this officer guide can be found below. For an explanation of each supporting resource, see page 22 of the officer guide.
Grand Chapter Bylaws and Administrative Policies and Procedures
SigEp Risk Management Policies Template
Balanced Man Program Guide
Sample Membership Agreement
Sample Chapter Standards Code
SigEp Trial & Appellate Procedure Guide
Trial and Appeals Procedures One Pager
Reinforcement and Enforcement of Chapter Standards
SigEp Template Standards Board Notice
Standards Board Training Agenda
SigEp Template Decision Letter
SigEp Ritual Study Agenda Template
Chapter Supplies, Pins, and Ritual Sets:
Balanced Man Pins and Founders Badges are available for purchase here, and ritual equipment can be purchased here from the Official SigEp Store. A full ritual equipment set is available for $2,739.99 + shipping fees and taxes. Please allow up to 6-8 weeks runtime when purchasing. Individual replacement pieces are also available through the Official SigEp Store.