Lambda Chi Alpha

Founded in 1909 at Boston University, Lambda Chi Alpha is one of the largest social fraternities in the world with active chapters and colonies at 198 universities with more than 280,000 members. The Epsilon Nu Chapter at William Jewell College was founded in 1942. 


The seven core values of Lambda Chi Alpha are:

  • Loyalty
  • Duty
  • Respect
  • Service/Stewardship
  • Honor
  • Integrity
  • Personal Courage

Four Pillars of Lambda Chi Alpha

  • Brotherhood
  • Patriotism
  • Learning
  • Morality

About Lambda Chi Alpha

  • Colors: Royal Purple, Kelly Green and Old Gold
  • Symbol: Cross and Crescent
  • Mascot: Lion Rampant
  • Flower: White Rose
  • Philanthropy: Feeding America, One Love and the JED Foundation
  • Open Motto: Every man a man, Naught without labor, crescent through the cross