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 Alpha Kappa Psi  



Alpha Kappa Psi - Iota Upsilon Chapter (SRU)

Mission Statement:

A co-ed, professional business fraternity.

  • Membership: Nearly 240,000 initiated members world-wide
  • Chapters: Chartered at more than 300 campuses in the United States, Canada and United Kingdom.
  • Vision Statement: Alpha Kappa Psi is recognized as the premier developer of principled business leaders
  • Core Values: In developing principled business leaders, Alpha Kappa Psi adheres to these lifetime values:
    • Brotherhood– Trust, respect, cooperation, companionship, and aid to brother members is the expected norm
    • Knowledge – Education and experience is emphasized and shared
    • Integrity – All actions, whether in business or in life, are guided by honesty, ethics, and fairness
    • Service – Sharing of time, talent, and treasure with society and with our fraternity is a priority
    • Unity – A common understanding of our vision and values that transcends chapter, generation, and profession is utilized to anticipate and create the future

Membership information (who can join):

Open to business majors, business minors, and others with an interest in business careers. (2.5 GPA and above)

Advantages of membership:

Professional development, service activities and brotherhood / networking.

How to join:

Attend informational meetings at the beginning of each semester. First semester is spent as a “trainee” learning about the fraternity, the brothers, and participating in fraternity activities before being initatied as a “full” brother.

Faculty advisor(s): Dr. Bruce Orvis

Link to your national organization:


Accredited Programs:
BSBA in Accounting, BSBA in Economics, BSBA in Finance, BSBA in Management, BSBA in Marketing
Candidates for accreditation:
BSBA in Sustainable Management, MBA

Orvis receives President’s Award for Excellence in Teaching
Bruce Orvis, associate professor in Slippery Rock University’s School of Business, was honored Saturday as the 2013-14 recipient of the President’s Award for Excellence in Teaching as part of the University’s annual Academic Honors Convocation.

SRU cited as a Best Regional University by U.S. News
Slippery Rock University has again been included in the 2015 edition of the U.S. News Best Colleges with a “Best Regional University - North” ranking.

SRU Alpha Kappa Psi honorary earns ‘Chapter of Year’ award
The Slippery Rock University chapter of Alpha Kappa Psi, Iota Upsilon, was named a “Chapter of the Year” award recipient for its accomplishments during the 2013-14 year.

Alpha Kappa Psi is a co-ed, professional business fraternity with more than 220 chapters on college campuses across the U.S., Canada and the United Kingdom.

Delta Mu Delta outstanding student
Ms. Abby Schon, a member of the newly established business honorary, has been selected by the Delta Mu Delta central office as the regional outstanding student of business.



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