Aspiring Members

``Alpha needs QUALITY and not QUANTITY``

Jewel Bro. George Biddle Kelley, December 1925

Thank you for your interest in the Theta Rho Lambda Chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. Since 1964, Theta Rho Lambda has been serving the community of Arlington County through manly deeds,  scholarship,  and love for all mankind. As of 2016,  we now additionally serve Alexandria, VA.

Membership into Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. is a lifelong commitment and not a decision to be taken lightly. Since membership into Alpha isn’t granted at the chapter level, aspiring members can learn about the official membership process by visiting our national website and searching for “Becoming a Member”.

Aspiring members interested in joining our great fraternity are encouraged to learn both about the Fraternity and the Theta Rho Lambda Chapter. Aspiring members have many avenues to gather such knowledge and information by attending any of our public events or following us on our various social media platforms (Chapter Website Events Page, Facebook, and Instagram).

Events Page – View our events page to learn about our upcoming community service, social activities, and other special events. Aspiring members are encouraged to attend any and all public events to meet and support the brothers of the chapter.

Facebook/Instagram – Visit our Facebook and Instagram pages to learn more about Theta Rho Lambda, its members, and our involvement in our community.

You can contact Theta Rho Lambda directly and learn more about how to become a member of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Inc., by emailing our Chapter Dean at Be sure to include your name and a short introduction of yourself.