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Pi Alpha Kappa

Pi Kappa Alpha, known as PIKE, is the newest fraternity at UNC and is currently a colony. PIKE was founded at the University of Virginia in 1868. The fraternity has over 225 chapters and colonies across the United States and Canada with over 16,500 undergraduate members and 275,000 lifetime initiates. Nationally, PIKE offers members more than $350,000 worth of scholarships each year.

  • Founded: March 1, 1868 at the University of Virginia
  • Founded at UNC: September 2015
  • National Philanthropy: Taylor Trudeau Cycle for Life
  • Founding Values: Friendship, character, justice, and education
  • Motto: "Once a PIKE, always a PIKE”
  • Colors: Garnet & Gold
  • Symbols: Shield & Diamond, Dagger & Key, Lily-of-the-Valley
  • Website:  Pi Alpha Kappa National Chapter