Internationally Founded: January 2, 1897
Founded at UW: 1915 and 2013
Flower: Jacqueminot Rose
International and Chapter Philanthropy: Arthritis Foundation
Notable Alumnae: Margaret Bourke-White, Omicron Pi, photographer; Parvati Shallow, Lambda Sigma, Winner of Survivor: Micronesia; Wendy Chamberlin, Rho, Former US Ambassador; Susan Brooks, Omega, United States Representative for Indiana's 5th congressional district.
Four college women, wanting to turn their friendship into something that would last a lifetime, founded Alpha Omicron Pi Fraternity in 1897. Our mission statement is “Women Enriched Through Lifelong Friendship." Today, members Alpha Omicron Pi strive to exhibit our common values of service, scholarship and leadership in our daily lives.