Conference Registration – Now Closed

Registration for the 2016 Sections 47/50/51 Conference is now closed!

Thank you to everyone who registered! We’ll see you all in Peoria soon!


Conference Shirts!

Be sure to check out our conference t-shirts before registering! Shirts are available as part of registration until March 25, and are $13 each.

The front features a 90s-inspired design by an active Zeta Alpha brother, while the back lists all chapters and interest groups within Sections 47/50/51.

**While the design will not change, the actual shade of blue for the t-shirt itself may vary from the picture.

Sections 47/50/51 Spring Conference

Conference Banner

Welcome to the page for all your 2016 Sections 47/50/51 Conference information needs!

+For a brief overview of the Conference, including the theme, please visit the Conference Overview Page.

+For conference registration, including the registration link, payment links, and optional t-shirt design, please visit the Registration page.

+For conference hotel information, including how to book your rooms, please visit the Conference Hotel page.

+For an overview of what’s being offered at the conference, please visit Our Events Page. More info will be added to this page as workshop topics are finalized!

+We will be posting information on local eats and other Peoria highlights here as we get closer to the conference dates.

Look for updates both on this page and on the Sections 47/50/51 Conference Facebook event page! See everyone in Peoria!


Officer Orientation

This Saturday, August 10, is the big day! Section 50’s first Officer Orientation! We’ve had a committee working hard to put together this event for you, and they have several great presenters and topics lined up to give you the best start for this upcoming semester.

The event will take place at Kankakee Community College, at 100 College Drive, Kankakee, IL 60901. When you come onto campus, park in any lot near the building and come in the main entrance. We will be in the Iroquois Room to start the day. Check-in begins at 8:00am, and the program will start at 8:30am. Please be on time, as there is a lot to do. There will be a light breakfast provided as part of the event, as well as lunch, but you will be on your own for any dinner after the day is over. Attire for the weekend for the weekend is “APO casual” (APO shirts and shorts/pants/skirts).

Things you and your chapter should bring with:

  • Calendar with major chapter event dates (meetings, ceremonies, etc)
  • Rough outline of chapter budget
  • Chapter bylaws
  • Pledge Program
  • Pen and paper for note-taking
  • Service Pin
 We’re really looking forward to seeing all of you. Thank you for giving up a Saturday to improve your chapters and Alpha Phi Omega. If you have any questions about this event, please contact,, or

Event Photography

Section 50 is happy to announce a new service to our chapters: event photography! If your chapter is hosting a large-scale leadership, fellowship, service, or fundraising event, and you would like to have it photographed, email Christy at Be sure to include the date, time, and location of your event, as well as a brief description. We will do our best to accommodate your requests.