What We Stand For

Purpose

The purpose of this Asian-American interest sorority is to promote sisterhood, scholarship, leadership, and Asian American awareness in the University and in the community, while encouraging the expression of the individual. The sorority is composed of highly motivated women with diverse backgrounds, interests, and fields of study. Each woman, however, shares a strong bond of love, friendship, and sisterhood. With a supportive network of sisters, each woman can strive to fulfill her personal, academic, and career goals.nationalpicture

Mission Statement

alpha Kappa Delta Phi Sorority, Inc. fosters the making of successful leaders by assisting and challenging our members to reach their maximum potential. We strive to maintain the highest levels of integrity and innovation in the promotion of sisterhood, philanthropy, scholastic excellence, and Asian-Awareness in the community while creating lifelong relationships.

 

Vision Statement

alpha Kappa Delta Phi Inc. will be the most respected, premier network of innovative female leaders within the community by:

  • Encouraging the growth of our members through cultural diversity and the expression of individuality;
  • Empowering our members to become pioneers for philanthropic, cultural, and scholastic programs worldwide;
  • Developing strategic collaborations and partnerships; and
  • Supporting initiatives promoting the sustainability of our organization and its mission.

Traditions

aKDPhi Crest

Motto: Timeless Friendship Through Sisterhood

Symbol: Hourglass

Flower: Iris

Stone: Diamond

Colors: Purple and White

Creed: Love and Friendship

Philanthropy: Breast Cancer Awareness

Important Dates

  • January 31 – Violence Awareness Day
  • February 7 – National Founders’ Day
  • April 7 – Asian Cultural Awareness Day
  • October 25 – Breast Cancer Awareness Day

Other Traditions

  • alpha Kappa Delta Phi has ‘calls’ and a hand-sign.
  • Sisters often perform by strolling. It is a shared tradition with many Greek organizations tracing back to the early 1900s. A stroll is a synchronized dance line to music that moves in a forward direction. Strolling is a fun tradition for members to perform and demonstrates pride for alpha Kappa Delta Phi.