Alpha Kappa Alpha
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated (AKA) was founded on a mission comprised
of five basic tenets that have remained unchanged since the sorority’s inception more
than a century ago. Alpha Kappa Alpha’s mission is to cultivate and encourage high
scholastic and ethical standards, to promote unity and friendship among college women,
to study and help alleviate problems concerning girls and women in order to improve
their social stature, to maintain a progressive interest in college life, and to be
of “Service to All Mankind".
President: Staci Shelby
Founded: January 15, 1908 at Howard University.
Founded at LSU: December 2, 1972
Symbols & Colors
Symbols: Ivy Leaf
Colors: Salmon Pink and Apple Green
LSU Box 24055, Baton Rouge, LA, 70803