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Pi Kappa Alpha

 

Addresses

Campus
P. O. Drawer 44753
Lafayette, La 70501

Mailing
P. O. Drawer 44753
Lafayette, La 70501  

Chapter Website

Inter / National Website

Awards

  • 5 Star Chapter Excellence Award given by UL Greek Affairs 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012
  • 4 Star Chapter 2006
  • Greek Hall of Fame: Zack Judice, Chris Hargrave , Franco Tavera
  • 1st Place Overall Intramural Sport Champions 2010, 2011, 2012
  • Overall winner of the 2011,2012, and 2013 Greek Weeks and the 2012 Homecoming Events
  • Greek Week 2008: Second place overall
  • Awarded the Robert A. Smythe Award in 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012—the single highest honor in The Pi Kappa Alpha International Fraternity.   Only the top 8% of chapters in the country receive this award.
  • Awarded the Raymond L.Orians Chapter Excellence Award in 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012
  • Top 5% of Pi Kappa Alpha’s 221 chapters for recruiting the “Most Best Men” in 2009
  • Zeta Omega was awarded the Scholarship Plate which is in recognition of Exemplary Academic Achievements in 2012
  • Largest Fraternity of UL Lafayette’s Campus 2011, 2012
  • Largest Recruitment 2010, 2011, 2012
  • Named one of the Faith House of Acadiana’s “Top Supporters” based on all the service and money raised by Pi Kappa Alpha each year
  • Phi Mu’s Big Man on Campus 2010 (Logan Mack)
  • Outstanding New Greek Man 2010 (Tyler Dunphy)
  • UL’s Bachelor of the Year 2010 (Christian De Prins)
  • UL Greek Affairs Community Service Excellence Award for 2009 (Andrew Manuel)
  • Outstanding Service/Volunteer Program of the year for 2012
  • Winners of the Wear Red Photo contest for the campus division
  • Greek Man of the Year 2007
  • Highest Fraternity GPA 2009

Contacts

Chapter President
Jon Barron
jpb5595@louisiana.edu

Chapter Advisor
Tony Petticrew
tpetticrew@gmail.com

Chapter Facts

  • Chapter Name: Zeta Omega
  • Refounded on November 10, 2007
  • The chapter held two can good and supply drives for the Faith  House and raised over $8,000 worth of supplies to donate.
  • Members of the chapter averaged 30 hours of community service and raised an average of $150 per member for various community and philanthropic events.
  • Total Dollars raised for charity in 2012:  $26,200
  • The chapter has consistently held the largest member size and new member class size of all fraternities.
  • The chapter’s GPA has consistently been above the campus All Man’s Average.
  • In 2012 PIKE held its first Cycle for Life event that raised over $3,000 for research and awareness of blood cancers.

Organization Facts

  • Founded: on March 1, 1868 at the University of Virginia
  • Nickname: “PIKE”- members are known as “Pikes”
  • Representation: Members represent S.L.A.G (Scholars, Leaders, Athletes, Gentlemen)
  • Chapter & Colonies: More than 220 groups across the United States & Canada
  • Members: Over 250,000 lifetime initiates & 14,000 undergraduate members
  • Official Colors: Garnet &Old Gold
  • Official Flower: Lily-of-The-Valley
  • Symbol: Shield & Diamond