A little bit of Kappa Alpha Order history  

Our fraternity has had a long and noteworthy past. Although many of us finished our new member education many years ago, we thought it was time to share a few more fun facts about the history of Kappa Alpha Order.  

  • In 1865, the four founders of KA were among the 146 young men had enrolled for the college’s first post-war session.
  • There are over 110 active chapters across the nation.
  • You can find an archive of all chapters, active and inactive, here.
  • Kappa Alpha Order shares a seasonal journal titled “Kappa Alpha Journal” with online access here.
  • “KA has raised over $1 million for our philanthropic partners.”

Interested in reading more? Click here to view the national fraternity’s history page.