Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc.

Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. is the first Black, inter-collegiate Greek-lettered fraternity. It was founded on December 4, 1906 at Cornell University in Ithaca, New York. In addition to being the original trailblazer for generations of Black Greek letter organizations to come, Alpha Phi Alpha has supplied voice and vision to the struggle of African-Americans and people of color around the world. The aims of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. are “manly deeds, scholarship, and love for all mankind,” with a motto of First of All, Servants of All, We Shall Transcend All.

Mu Eta Chapter at Arizona State University

The Mu Eta Chapter was founded at Arizona State University on April 26, 1976, becoming the 448th chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. Mu Eta was founded by Brother Gerald Richard II. Since its founding Mu Eta chapter continues to uphold the aims of the Fraternity: Manly Deeds, Scholarship, and Love for All Mankind.

Alpha Week 2014

Join the Mu Eta Chapter for Alpha Week, from April 21, 2014 to April 27, 2014.

Mu Eta Lineage

On April 26, 1976, Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. shed its Light on Arizona State University. Founded by Brother Gerald Richard II, also known as “Big Brother Gusto”, dozens on men have been able to join the ranks of Alpha through the Mu Eta Chapter. View the men that have crossed the Sands and seen the Light of Alpha.
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Special Events

Our flagship events are the Miss Black and Gold Scholarship Pageant and the Pharaoh Step Classic. These events have helped raise tens of thousands of dollars for scholarships for young women and high school youth in the greater Phoenix area. See how you can help support these continuous efforts.
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