September 10, 2008


Sigma Lambda Beta Fraternity is a social fraternity that was founded in 1986 at the University of Iowa. It is based on cultural understanding and wisdom. Most noteworthy is that 18 men of whom 16 are of Latin American or Hispanic origin/descent founded Sigma Lambda Beta.

We believe in the principles of fairness, opportunity, and in the equality of all men no matter what their race, culture, or ethnicity. Our biggest goal is to see that all of society ban realize the importance of these three principles. In order to achieve this goal we all strive to model these behaviors and present ourselves in a gentlemanly and educated fashion.


The Purpose of Sigma Lambda Beta shall primarily consist
of the following:

    To promote Latino culture/heritage in a positive manner
    To promote standards of excellence in morality, ethics
    and education.
    To better serve the needs and desires of society by
    disseminating the diverse cultures that each of us


It is the mission of Sigma Lambda Beta to recruit quality prospective members who are confident and not afraid to express or share their personal thoughts. They must be ready to grow not only as a person, but also as a brother of the Fraternity and a member of their community.

As members, Brothers will learn to "open" their eyes and see the endless opportunities that are available to all people. Furthermore, they will share thoughts, ideas, and learn to recognize the potential that we, as a united whole, can and will exhibit in order to keep our shared values alive and working.

Rush Information

Sigma Lambda Beta is on the Interfraternity Council (IFC). If you would like information on IFC and rush week, go to SAMGREEKS.COM or if you would like to signup directly online you can click HERE.

You can fill out our rush application at Rush Sigma Lambda Beta.

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Royal Family

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Sigma Lambda Beta International Fraternity, (also known as Lambda-Betas or Betas) is the largest historically Latino Greek letter intercollegiate fraternity. It was founded on April 4, 1986 at the University of Iowa in Iowa City, Iowa.


National Website

SLB Foundation