Welcome Alpha Phi Omega Defiance!

Alpha Phi Omega is a national coeducational service organization founded on the principles of Leadership, Friendship and Service. It provides its members the opportunity to develop leadership skills as they volunteer on their campus, in their community, to the nation, and to the organization. With more than 400,000 members on over 375 campuses, Alpha Phi Omega continues to provide more service on more campuses than any other collegiate service organization. For more info visit: www.apo.org

Alpha Zeta Rho

Defiance College's chapter of APO is Alpha Zeta Rho (AZP) and was charted on February 22, 2009 in Serrick Hall.

This chapter is full of fun and excitement from fellowships, to service projects to leadership!

Find us on Social media!
  • apo.defiance@facebook.com
  • Twitter: Alpha_Phi_Omega (Alpha Phi Omega)
  • Snapchat: Alphazetrhodc
  • Instagram: defianceapo
  • Twitter: APO_DC

Some of the ways we participate in Leadership, Friendships & Service!


  • YMCA
  • PWAP
  • Animal Shelter
  • Compass Community Center
  • Donate money to local & national organizations
  • Collect & Donate materials for local families & organizations.


  • Participate in "Leadership Certificate Program" workshops
  • Participate in Service Leader Workshops
  • Host workshops during Chapter meetings
  • Attend sectional, regional and national conferences
  • Leadership positions within Chapter & National Fraternity


  • Fellowships-an activity together where brothers have fun and get to know each other.
    • Bowling, Movie Nights, Karaoke, Capture the flag, kickball, crafts, Corn Maze/Haunted House, Holiday Party, Ice Cream Social, etc.
  • Fellowships are held several times a month and at most chapter meetings
  • Many brothers can be found eating meals together, studying together and even becoming roommates!

Alpha Phi Omega Brothers are top notch and involved!

Brothers in AZP are involved in the following and hold many leadership positions across campus!

  • Campus Activities Board
  • Project 701 Managers & Team Members
  • Orientation Leaders
  • Ambassadors
  • Musical groups: Orchestra, Choir, & Band
  • Learning Commons Tutors & Writing Consultants
  • Peer Leaders
  • Honors
  • DC Pride
  • McMaster Scholars
  • Service Leaders
  • Sports: Track and Field, Cross Country, Tennis, Soccer, Softball, Volleyball, Football, & More
  • RA's
  • DC Players