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.