NICKNAME: AOII or Alpha O
MOTTO: Inspire ambition
NATIONALLY FOUNDED: January 2, 1897
FOUNDED AT UW: 1915 and 2013
FLOWER: Jacqueminot Rose
PHILANTHROPY: Arthritis Foundation and Reasearch
NOTABLE ALUMNI: Margarte Bourke-White (Omicron Pi), Parvati Shallow (Lambda Sigma), Wendy Chamberlin (Rho), Susan Brooks (Omega)
Four college women, wanting to turn their friendship into a lifetime of sisterhood, founded Alpha Omicron Pi Fraternity in 1897 on the principle of inclusivity and acceptance. Our mission statement is “Women Enriched Through Lifelong Friendship." Today, members of Alpha Omicron Pi strive to exhibit values of service, scholarship and leadership in our daily lives.