Awards and Philanthropy

Awards and Accomplishments

In regards to the year of 2021; The Alpha Iota chapter was honored to receive the Memorial Trophy from Theta Xi nationals. The memorial trophy is awarded to the top chapter of in the Theta Xi Fraternity and is based off of annual report submissions. The 2020-2021 success marks the 18th time that the Alpha Iota chapter has won the memorial trophy, and the second plaque that will retire and reside on 1803 Laramie Street. 

The Alpha Iota chapter was also recognized for the following achievements: 

Daniel J. Haughton Cup: 1st Place  – A symbol of the recipient’s commitment to Multiple Sclerosis awareness and continued support of MS research 

Habitat for Humanity Service Excellence: 2nd Place – Outstanding commitment and support to Theta Xi’s national philanthropy, Habitat for Humanity 

Scholastic Achievement Award – Awarded to chapters who achieve a GPA at least .2 above the University all-male GPA

All True Men Recognition: 9/9 – All True Men Recognition is given to chapters who have met all true men accreditation standards in at least 7 of the 9 categories.

Theta Xi Announces 2020-21 Award Winners


At Theta Xi, we do our best to give back to organizations that we believe in.  We support our philanthropies of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society and Habitat for Humanity 




Annual Britt’s Farm Corn Maze – Brothers of the Alpha Iota Chapter annually operate the local haunted maze at Britt’s Farm and receive a portion of ticket sales. The Chapter was able to donate $10,000 to the National MS Society through this event in 2020. 
Annual Fish Fry Philanthropy – Our brothers partnered with the women of Kappa Kappa Gamma to put on our annual “Fish Fry” event. Brothers were able to sell $5 tickets for food at the event. The Chapter was able to donate $900 to Habitat for Humanity 

Community Service

Theta Xi strives to improve the Manhattan KS community in whatever ways we can. One of the ways that the chapter likes to help out is management of Green Apple Bikes


Brothers of Theta Xi annually assist in the placement of Green Apple Bikes around Manhattan Kansas and Kansas State University.