Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.

Alpha Kappa Alpha

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated is an international service organization that was founded on the campus of Howard University in Washington, D.C. in 1908. It is the oldest Greek-lettered organization established by African-American college-educated women. The Upsilon Mu chapter was chartered at UConn on April 10, 2022.

Message from the Chapter President

Makayla Dawkins

It is my sincere honor to serve as the 1st President of the newly chartered Alpha Kappa Alpha
Sorority Incorporated®, Upsilon Mu Chapter. The Oh So Pretty Upsilon Mu Chapter was
chartered on April 10th, 2022, in Storrs, CT.We will serve as a beacon of light on the UConn campus and local communities as we execute
the mission and vision of our beloved sisterhood. Our current international program theme is
Exemplifying Excellence Through Sustainable Service, which includes five target areas: HBCU
for Life: A Call to Action, Women’s Healthcare, and Wellness, Building Your Economic Legacy,
The Arts, and Global Impact. Our signature program #CAPSM (College Admissions Process)
was designed to assist high school juniors and seniors in their efforts to enter college.

We encourage you to stay connected for updates regarding fundraising and upcoming events!

President: Makayla Dawkins

Expectations of Excellence Standings

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. established at UConn in Spring 2022. At this time, they do not have an EOE status.

Overall Chapter Grade
Chapter GPA
New Member GPA
Dollars Raised
Total Volunteer Hours

Updated: May 20, 2022

Quick Facts

Year Established at UConn: 2022
Chapter Name: Upsilon Mu
Nickname: AKA
Colors: Salmon Pink and Apple Green
Symbol: Ivy Leaf
Philanthropy: Women's Healthcare and Wellness
Motto: "By Culture and By Merit"
Signature Event:

Chapter Awards

Coming soon!

Interested in Alpha Kappa Alpha?

All interested in joining a fraternity or a sorority at UConn must complete The First Step: An Orientation for Potential New Members and pass the quiz with a score of 20. Once you have completed the orientation, we encourage you to reach out to the chapter to find out more information about membership.

Chapter Contact Information

Organizational Conduct History

No findings of responsibility.