officers Resources

Helping Your College Student Engage in a Safe and Enjoyable Fraternal Experience

Volunteer Appreciation

Use the tips and resources on this page to spark your conversations and make it easier to engage throughout National Volunteer Month.

The Official TKE Communication, Brand & Style Guide

Our brand is built on a rich visual history and protecting our brand is a crucial part of protecting our history and forging our future.

The Official Officer Transition Guide

Each officer transition process is vital to pass on officer roles and expectations, pertinent information and ensure the future success of the group.

Breaking the Chain of Infection - James R. Favor's COVID-19 Guide

Official Guide to Crisis Communication

While the likelihood of a serious event happening is small, being prepared will help you keep calm in pressure situations.

The Teke Guide

Official Guide to Running a Successful Province

Chapter Anniversary Best Practices

Risk Management & Insurance Guide

Official Guide To Successful Philanthropy

Official Guide to a Successful Alumni Association

Alumni Associations allow TKE to be a Fraternity for Life. In this Guide, you'll learn the basic elements of what a successful Alumni Association is.

Becoming an Honorary Member

Read the "Becoming an Honorary Member of Tau Kappa Epsilon Guide" to take your first step towards becoming a Teke!

The Official Guide for Chapter Meetings

In this guide you will find information on how to correctly organize and execute your chapter and officer meetings.

Founders' Day Address

A Founders' Day message from your Grand Prytanis.

The Official Guide to Officers - Crysophylos

In this Resource Guide, you will find important information that every Crysophylos needs to know about.

Provinces

Curious which chapters fall into which provinces? This page outlines provinces for every active chapter and colony in TKE Nation.

Year at a Glance

The Offices of the Grand Chapter is dedicated toward making major dates and deadlines for each academic year as simple and transparent as possible.

Fraternity Organizational Structure

In TKE, our organizational structure is designed to support our collegiate chapters. Understanding the structure of TKE is vital for you.

Correcting Chapter Apathy

Correcting Chapter Apathy-Motivate your Fraters: Emphasize the benefits and satisfactions they will gain, not the benefits to you or the organization.

Utilizing Campus Resources

Utilize Campus Resources to the Fullest - Student Activities: Usually located in a highly visible location, such as the Student Union Building.

The Black Book

The Bylaws and Constitution of Tau Kappa Epsilon Fraternity

Chapter, Top Teke, Top TKE Recruiter Awards

The Offices of the Grand Chapter is now accepting applications for Chapter Annual Awards, Top TEKE Individual and Top TKE Recruiter.

Declaration of Principles

Tau Kappa Epsilon - National Founder William Wilson, during the winter months of 1907-1908, wrote the Declaration of Principles.

Fee Structure & Finances

Learn more about Tau Kappa Epsilon's fee structure, ways to save, and frequently asked questions.

Parliamentary Procedure

Tau Kappa Epsilon-The International Constitution and Bylaws requires that all meetings of the Grand Chapter be governed by parliamentary procedure.

Minimum Standards for Chapters

Minimum Standards for Chapters - Being a Teke stands for being a part of a brotherhood where men of character - regardless of their background

Membership Quality Board

Membership Quality Board-the chapter committee that ensures each Frater continually meets the minimum standards for membership in Tau Kappa Epsilon.

Risk Management

TKE - Our risk management guidelines are designed to help reduce risks, realizing that risk cannot be eliminated; it has to be managed and controlled.

How To Use The TKE Chapter Module

TKE - How To Use The TKE Chapter Module. The information pertained on this webpage will assist and guide you through the Chapter Module.

Communication

TKE publishes a quarterly magazine called THE TEKE Magazine, and sends regular electronic newsletters to chapter officers and TKE volunteer.

Branding & Standards

Tau Kappa Epsilon has a set standard for the use of images, logos, taglines and more. Click here to learn more about TKE's branding standards.

Opportunity Out of Defeat

Opportunity Out of Defeat-Wallace McCauley delivers this address on Saturday, October 19, 1907, at the annual initiation banquet of the Fraternity.

Shop

Get your official Tau Kappa Epsilon apparel and even take care of your chapter orders at TKEStore.com.

Duties and Obligations of Collegiate Officers & Key Committee Chairman

Duties and Obligations of Collegiate Officers & Key Committee Chairman

Delegating Responsibility

Delegating responsibility to other people in your organization can have positive outcomes for you, your members, and your group.

officers News

Last 12 Months

2021-2022 Excellence Awards Criteria Updated

    By Alexander B. / August 2, 2021

Today, Tau Kappa Epsilon announces updated criteria for Top TKE Chapters and Excellence Awards for 2021-2022.

2021-2022 Year at a Glance Calendar

    By Garrett T. / July 1, 2021

The 2021-2022 Tau Kappa Epsilon Year at a Glance outlines all due dates and necessary information for each chapter and colony.

TKE Foundation Partners With FreeWill

    By Rachel S. / July 1, 2021

The TKE Foundation recently launched a partnership with FreeWill—it’s easier than ever to make your impact through our FreeWill partnership.

The TKE Nation Podcast | S2: E24 | Connor Nickerson

    By Garrett T. / June 30, 2021

Our guest this week is collegiate Frater Connor Nickerson (Sigma-Kappa, Merrimack) to share his experience as a member of the LGBTQ community.

Regional Leadership Conferences (RLC) 2022 Dates and Locations Released

    By Alexander B. / June 30, 2021

Tau Kappa Epsilon is excited to welcome you back to in-person Regional Leadership Conferences (RLC) in February 2022.

Conclave 2022 Date and Location Announced

    By Garrett T. / May 26, 2021

Join us in 2022 for Conclave Houston—July 24-27 at the Marriott Marquis Houston! New Year, Same Location, One Amazing Brotherhood Event!

Expanded Guidelines Announced For Special Projects Funds

    By Rachel S. / May 17, 2021

The TKE Foundation is proud to announce the expansion of Special Projects Funds to provide members with additional resources.

2021-2022 Fee Structure Announcement

    By Alexander B. / May 6, 2021

The Offices of the Grand Chapter is pleased to announce the 2021-2022 Fee Structure for Tau Kappa Epsilon unanimously approved by the Grand Council.

2021 Annual Reports & Awards Applications Due May 15

    By Garrett T. / May 3, 2021

As the school year comes to a close, don't forget that Annual Reports and Excellence Awards applications are due May 15.

National Volunteer Month - Recognizing Benchmark Years of Service

    By Garrett T. / April 20, 2021

Join the Offices of the Grand Chapter in thanking the volunteers who are celebrating a benchmark year of service this year

The TKE Nation Podcast | S2: E11 | Ft. Edwin Robinson

    By Garrett T. / March 31, 2021

Robinson is a heavily involved alumni volunteer currently serving as a Grand Province Advisor & is the Commander of TKE Order of the Shield.

The TKE Nation Podcast | S2: E10 | College Basketball

    By Garrett T. / March 24, 2021

This week we talk March Madness, bracket fails and the guys come to grips with their less than accurate predictions.

The TKE Nation Podcast | S2: E9 | Heather Green; Chapter Advisor

    By Garrett T. / March 17, 2021

This week we talk with Heather Green. She is the Chapter Advisor for the Pi-Theta Chapter at the University of Texas-San Antonio.

TKE Professional Staff Hiring Info Session

    By Courtney F. / March 15, 2021

Multiple positions are available, so register now and join us on March 22. Will you be one of our newest TKE HQ team members—Register and find out.

Important March Deadlines: Leadership Academy, Scholarships & Fees

    By Garrett T. / March 5, 2021

March is a crucial time for collegiates and volunteers to be aware of deadlines for fees and scholarship applications.

TKE Foundation Offers Over $100,000 in Scholarships

    By Rachel S. / February 4, 2021

Applications for 2020-2021 TKE Foundation Grand Chapter scholarships are due March 15. Apply at TKE.org/Scholarships.

TKE HQ Staircase and CEO Office Named After Beta-Sigma Tekes

    By Rachel S. / January 25, 2021

Frater Bohline shared regarding the naming opportunity, "It's an honor to support the undergraduate members of our Fraternity when it is needed most."

TKE Foundation Scholarship Recognizes Frater Tommy Miles

    By Rachel S. / January 22, 2021

"His love of TKE and what it stood for never wavered, I think he would be very proud to know that his scholarship will help fellow Tekes with school."

Registration open for Virtual RLC 2021

    By Garrett T. / January 4, 2021

Check out the full Regional Leadership Conference Schedule and get registered today!

Virtual RLC 2021 Schedule Preview

    By Garrett T. / December 3, 2020

We are proud to share that your RLC registration cost is already included as part of your Annual Membership Fees for your chapter or colony.

TKE Announces Virtual 2021 Regional Leadership Conferences

    By Alexander B. / October 29, 2020

Tau Kappa Epsilon announces that our Regional Leadership Conferences will be held virtually in 2021.

The TKE Nation Podcast: Ep37 - Young Alumni Career Coaching

    By Garrett T. / October 28, 2020

"The most organic and effective networking is not done a week before the application deadline...Network early" - A.J. Eckstein

eCompliance and Alcohol Education

    By Joseph K. / October 23, 2020

Stay safe this semester by following the eCompliance guidelines. Complete yours today.

CEO Appoints 2020-2021 Collegiate Advisory Committee

    By Garrett T. / September 22, 2020

Introducing Tau Kappa Epsilon's 2020-2021 Collegiate Advisory Committee.

The TKE Nation Podcast: Ep34 - Connections & Conflict—Part 3 of the Esteem Discussion Series

    By Garrett T. / September 16, 2020

In this episode, Frater Greg Roskopf discusses mental health, conflict resolution, and fraternal strength with fellow Frater Dr. Gerald Opthof.

How to Navigate Risk Management Fees

    By Brett W. / September 15, 2020

You have received your 2020-2021 Risk Management Fee invoice. What now? We cover the basics to get you started in this article.

THE TEKE Magazine - Summer/Fall Issue Out Now!

    By Garrett T. / September 14, 2020

We highlight Top TKE Chapters, Top Tekes & other awards as we celebrate TKE Nation’s hardest working chapters.

TKE Foundation Completes Leadership Academy $1 Million Match

    By Rachel S. / September 9, 2020

Thank you to our many generous Fraters and friends across TKE Nation who have contributed toward the Leadership Academy match!

The TKE Nation Podcast: Ep. 33 — Recruitment Roundtable

    By Garrett T. / September 3, 2020

If you want to know what the highest performing chapters are doing this semester, this is the episode for you!

THE TEKE Is Seeking Article Submissions

    By Garrett T. / September 1, 2020

Help us author the next chapter of TKE history. We want to share your conversations and voices for all of TKE Nation to hear.

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