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Undergraduate Student Life

ALPHA Standards of Excellence

The purpose of the ALPHA Standards of Excellence Program is to enhance the values, beliefs and practices of Fraternity and Sorority Life at Columbia University and recognize the accomplishments of outstanding chapters. By encouraging academic success, leadership development, philanthropy, community service and chapter management, the Office of Residential Life seeks to reward chapters who exemplify excellence and continuously work towards making a positive impact on campus and the surrounding community while fulfilling the mission and vision of their respective organizations.

2015 ALPHA Standards of Excellence

ALPHA Standards of Excellence Guidelines: ALPHA Standards_of_Excellence_2015.pdf

ALPHA Standards of Excellence Checklist: ALPHA Standards ScoringSheet_2015_2016.pdf

Risk Management Certification Form: Risk Mgmt Educational Certification.doc


Residential Life


515 Alfred Lerner Hall
2920 Broadway
New York, NY 10027 

Call: (212) 854-6805

Fax: (212) 854-6815

Office Hours

9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.


Student Groups & Events

Get your student group news and event information and manage your group memberships.