Welcome Parent of a New Initiate!

Your son’s decision to become a Pike brother is very important to us and as he experiences this new moment in his life, we want to make sure that you are a part of it and are aware of what our Fraternity stands for.

On behalf of the Pi Kappa Alpha International Fraternity, officers, and staff congratulations on being a parent to one of our newest initiated brothers! Being an initiated brother is a special life-long bond that all Pikes share. Here's some more information about our organization:


Our mission is dedicated to developing men of integrity, intellect, and high moral character and to fostering a truly lifelong fraternal experience. Learn more about our Values.

What being a True Pike Means

As members of the Pi Kappa Alpha Fraternity, we commit ourselves to uphold the values taught in our Ritual and restated in our Vision, Mission, and Creed. Click here to read more about being a True Pike.

Prominent Pikes

Country Music Superstar Tim McGraw, author of The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People & Self Improvement Guru Stephen Covey, and Buffalo Bills Quarterback E.J. Manuel are just a few Pikes that have been named Prominent Pikes. Check out our list of Prominent Pikes.


Your son is invited to take advantage of our preeminent fraternity leadership and education program, PIKE University. This program is the aimed at fostering leadership, management and personal development skills in order to prepare your son for success. With 12 annual events held across the continent, and with over 3,000 participants - we build better Pikes and better chapters. For upcoming events, check here.

Campus Involvement

Members are encouraged to participate in the ample community service and philanthropy opportunities presented by our chapters. Leadership positions within the chapter and on campus provide our members with the opportunity to learn how to communicate, manage, and lead a large group – all skills that will prepare them for their career after college. Additionally, intramural sports build teamwork skills fundamental to success in the business world, bolster unity within the chapter, contribute to the physical and mental health of our members, and improve the quality of the overall college experience.


Your support enables the Pi Kappa Alpha Foundation to provide direct financial assistance to PIKE student brothers as well as significant financial support for PIKE University. The result of your gift is Pi Kappa Alpha's continued leadership edge in building tomorrow's professional and societal leaders today - young men with character and values, with strong moral compasses to lead effectively and with ethics and integrity. You are making a positive difference in the lives of PIKE student members! Find out more about our Foundation.

We encourage all parents to be involved and ask questions. The Fraternity can be a tremendous growing experience for your son. In addition to our website and local chapter websites, Pi Kappa Alpha’s professional staff members (there are over 40 of us) are happy to answer any questions or concerns you may have.

Best regards,

Justin A. Buck

Executive Vice President & CEO
The Pi Kappa Alpha Fraternity
8347 West Range Cove | Memphis, TN 38125
For more information contact the Pi Kappa Alpha Foundation at (901) 748-1948 or pikeinfo@pikes.org