Sigma Alpha Iota (ΣΑΙ)


National Founding Date:  June 12, 1903 at the University School of Music, Ann Arbor, Michigan.

Local Founding Date:  March 3, 1924

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Mission Statement: To encourage, nurture and support the art of music.

Vision Statement:

  • To be recognized throughout the world as the foremost fraternity that:
  • Supports and encourages women musicians of all ages, races, and nationalities
  • Supports and promotes successful and innovative educational programs in music for all stages of life
  • Cultivates excellence in musical performance
  • Promotes programs and activities that stress the love and importance of music in our lives
  • Recognizes technological advances in the field of music
  • Dedicates financial resources that ensure the continuation of programs necessary to support the objectives of the fraternity in perpetuity
  • Has as its members people who exemplify professional and ethical behavior in the spirit of the Sigma Alpha Iota founders.