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Northwest Missouri State University

Alpha Phi Alpha

Contact Information


Office of Student Involvement
800 University Dr.
Maryville, MO 64468
Phone: 816-315-1802


Chapter Details

  • December 4, 1906 (National)
  • March 26, 1988 (Local)
Philanthropy Project Alpha, the March of Dimes, My Brother's Keeper
Value/Principle Manly Deeds, Scholarship and Love For All Mankind
Nickname Alphas
Chapter Colors Black and Old Gold
Fraternity Flower Yellow Rose
Magazine The Sphinx
Mascot(s) Great Sphinx of Giza, Great Pyramids of Giza and Pharaoh,
Notable Alumni
  • Martin Luther King, Jr.
  • Olympian Jesse Owens
  • Justice Thurgood Marshall
  • W.E.B. DuBois
  • Princeton Professor Cornel West
  • Lionel Richie
  • Keenan Ivory Wayans