What do you do as an organization?
We provide a service to the community, assistance to veterans and currently serving military members, mentorship to young children and young adults, and a platform for members of all branches to interact and form a brotherhood / sisterhood environment.
Is Alpha Omega Phi Military Fraternity/Sorority, Inc a registered organization?
Yes, we are a registered non-profit, charity organization.
Are board members in Alpha Omega Phi Military Fraternity/Sorority, Inc on a salary?
No, all board members pay the same amount of fees / dues as the personnel applying to join.
Can I be a member of Alpha Omega Phi Military Fraternity/Sorority, Inc while overseas?
Yes, it does not matter where you are located in the world; we are open for all veterans and military personnel to join.
Do I have to be physically present during the intake process?
No. You have two options:
1) Complete it online – This is the most recommended option. A syllabus will be used during a four-week process, and
2) Regular intake – If you are on an installation, depending on the number of personnel desiring to join, and an Instructor is available. This will also be a four-week process.
If I have a discharge other than an “Honorable”, can I be a member?
Yes, however, it is considered on a case-by-case basis. A dishonorable discharge applicant is a “high risk” applicant, and will be much more scrutiny to determine if he or she could be accepted.
If I am a member of another organization, can I be a member of this one?
If you are a member of another fraternity or sorority (non-military) or other veteran organizations, then you can be a member of this organization. If you are a member of another military fraternity or sorority, then you cannot be part of this organization.
Do I need a deployment to join?
No. In addition, this is definitely not a measure we use in any decision we make.
Is there a membership fee?
Yes, the membership fee is $100.00 every year to maintain operational costs.
Is there an intake fee?
Yes, the intake / applicant fee is $300.00. There are three options available to pay fees:
Option 1: $300 – Paid in Full: This payment will be due 3 days after your acceptance
Option 2: $150 – Down Payment: This payment will be due 3 days after your acceptance $150 – Remaining Payment: This payment will be due by the end of Week 3
Option 3: Pay three installments of $100.00, for three consecutive weeks, with the first being upon selection.
Applicants will receive line jacket, t-shirt, membership card, lapel pin, and certificate.
Can I start my own chapter once I become a member?
Yes. Upon completing the intake process and paying membership dues, a member can apply to start a local chapter.