Kappa Alpha Order

we are

A Moral Compass for the Modern Gentleman

You come to college with your values intact; you’ve learned from family and friends what’s right and wrong. While in college, KA helps you keep your compass straight, develop your values-set and experiences, and points you in a great direction for you future. Then, with our history and your experience, your journey in life seems a little clearer. Choose any of the three paths below to learn more about Kappa Alpha Order and our members.


What does KA stand for? From being gentlemen, to aiming for excellence, our values are rooted in our ritual and initiation. Click below to read some public statements on the Order’s values and purpose.

Read about our values


The Order was founded in 1865. But so much more led into the creation and shaping of our fraternity. Follow the link below to dive into our history!

Read about our history


Once a KA, always a KA. This is a familiar phrase to each member. Whether you are a member-awaiting-intiaition, active in school or an alumnus, the experience is rewarding, memorable, and unique. Come with us and be Forever KA.

Read about the experience

Do you have what it takes

to follow this path and become a brother of Kappa Alpha Order?