Alpha Phi Alphaphoto: alpha phi alpha

The oldest Greek-letter organization for African American males, Alpha Phi Alpha seeks to develop leaders, promote brotherhood and academic excellence while providing service and advocacy for our communities. The organization has a rich history in addressing and improving the educational, economic, political and social injustices African Americans faced in the early 20th century.


President: Robert Gaulden
Recruitment Chair:




Founded: December 4, 1906 at Cornell University
Founded at LSU: May 22, 1978


Symbols & Colors

Symbols: Great Sphinx of Giza
Colors: Black and Old Gold

Mailing Address

LSU Box 21902, Baton Rouge, LA 70803


Chapter Website

National Website