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The 78th Convention and Brotherhood Weekend begins on Thursday, August 1 and concludes on Sunday, August 4, 2019. Events will take place at the Hyatt Regency New Orleans, 601 Loyola Avenue, and in various locations in New Orleans, Louisiana. Read more: Call for the 78th Convention.

This page should serve as a quick reference guide to help in planning your attendance.

Convention Registration
Active Chapters receive two paid registrations for Primary and Alternate Delegates. Visit the event registration website. REGISTER HERE

Hotel Reservations

Hyatt Regency New Orleans
601 Loyola Ave
New Orleans, Louisiana 70113
(504) 561-1234

Undergraduate Primary and Alternate Delegates, your rooms will be booked for you.
Alumni attendees, please book here.


Schedule of Events
Click here for the full schedule.

Program Book

Voting Credentials
Active Chapter Voting Credential
Alumni Chapter or Commission Voting Credential

Convention Attire
Not sure what to pack and wear? Click HERE for a detailed description for each event.

Formal Wear Rental Info


You know you want to look sharp at the Knight Commander’s Banquet and official convention photo! Click HERE and get all the info you need to order your tuxedo rental at a special rate.

Crimson & Gold Society Event

C&G logo (AmasisMT Std)You may purchase your tickets on the main event registration website or for this exclusive, members-only dinner. This is a recognition and thank you event for our loyal supporters. For more information on the Crimson and Gold Society, visit KAcrimsonandgold.org.

Awards Applications

Active Chapters have the opportunity to apply and nominate an alumnus, faculty advisor or greek life professional., and Alumni Chapter award. Awards will be presented at Convention and must be submitted by June 28th.

Alumnus Advisor Award
Faculty Advisor Award
Award for Fraternal Excellence
(Formerly Greek Life Professional Award)
William E. Forester Alumni Chapter Award



Bid for Brotherhood Tickets

You may purchase your B4B tickets through the event registration website or visit the B4B webpage at KAOEF.org for more information.


KA Chorus

The KA Chorus is a long-standing tradition at each Convention of undergraduate and alumni brothers coming together to perform a few KA songs for the final banquet on Saturday, August 3rd. This year is special as we will install the 41st Knight Commander, C. Douglas Simmons, III.

Sign-up for the 2019 KA Chorus HERE.