Pi Kappa Alpha - Alpha Phi

2112 Lincoln Way
Ames, IA 50014

Pi Kappa Alpha's history is rich in tradition. Founded in 1868 by six men at the University of Virginia, Pi Kappa Alpha was among the United States' first social college fraternities. The shared experience of Pike membership still allows individuals to make the most of their college experience. Pi Kappa Alpha consists of Scholars, Leaders, Athletes, and Gentlemen. Pi Kappa Alpha challenges its members to be the pillars of integrity and beacons of insight on their college campuses and within their communities.

Nickname Pike
Philanthropy Arc of Story County, Kids Club, Boys and Girls Club, Ames Heart Walk (Fred Hoiberg), Dance Marathon, Relay For Life, Up 'til Dawn
Colors Garnet and Old Gold
Symbols Sabre and Key
Chapter Founded Founded - Feb. 17, 1913; Rechartered - Mar. 3, 2000
Chapter Website https://pikesiastate.wixsite.com/website
Chapter Phone 515-296-2112
National Founded 1868
National Website www.pikes.org
National Phone 901-748-1868
Pi Kappa Alpha - Alpha Phi
2112 Lincoln Way


  • Dues: $3770 (In-house) $420 (Out of house)
  • Style of living: Study Rooms w/ Cold Airs
  • Maximum capacity: 58
  • Internet: Yes
  • Cable: Yes
  • Other Information: Free parking available for all members

    Largest land area of entire Greek Community:
    Volleyball Court
    Basketball Court
    Brick Patio

    Full Resturant style kitchen w/ personal cook for meals

    Living Room w/ leather couches, fireplace, and electric piano

    TV Room w/ 70" Flatscreen TV & leather couches

    Study Room with desktop computer, printer, and whiteboard

    Google Fiber Internet

    All utilities and dues covered by house bills

    Central Air Conditioning

    Renovated Foyer 2012
  • Freshmen: In-house and Out-of-house