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Welcome to the website of the Distinguished Dons of the University Of Hartford Colony of Phi Iota Alpha Fraternity, Inc. This fraternity was founded on December 26, 1931 with the goal of empowerment of the Latino community by providing intensive social and cultural programming that promote the appreciation of Latino culture and heritage.

Mission Statement

La Familia of Phi Iota Alpha Fraternity, Inc. is a brotherhood composed of undergraduate, graduate, and professional men internationally, established on December 26th 1931. Phi Iota Alpha is the Oldest Latino Fraternity in Existence. We dedicate ourselves toward the empowerment of our Latino community by providing intensive social and cultural programs and activities geared toward the appreciation, promotion and preservation of the Latin American Culture.

As a Latino Fraternity whose roots stem back to the late 1800's, we cherish and live by the ideals set forth by our forefathers. In this manner, Phi Iota Alpha Fraternity distinguishes itself from other Greek lettered organizations. Our organization prides itself in the ability to motivate people, develop leaders, and create new ways to unite our community. We challenge ourselves by supporting and developing a strong network for the advancement of our people. To this end, each member swears loyalty not only to himself but also to a greater cause, his people and Latin America.

University of Hartford 200 Bloomfield Ave West Hartford, CT 06117- Phi Iota Alpha Fraternity Inc. Est. 1931 "Oldest Latino Fraternity in Existence"