Service To The Student, The School, The Profession, And The Community
Welcome to the website of The William Penn
Chapter of Phi Alpha Delta
On January 30, 2009 the William Penn Chapter became the 200th chapter of
Phi Alpha Delta Law Fraternity, International.
This is an information source for Penn State Students attending
Dickinson School of Law at University Park who are interested in
the many benefits of becoming a member of Phi Alpha Delta Law Fraternity.
Please feel free to browse our site to learn more about the organization and the wonderful opportunities
that await you. If you are interested in becoming a member of Phi Alpha Delta (P.A.D.) you may
download an application and give it to any of the officers. Please enjoy browsing,
and feel free to contact us should you have any questions.
Declaration of Purpose
The purpose of this Fraternity is to form a strong bond uniting students and teachers of the law with
members of the Bench and Bar in a fraternal fellowship designed to advance the ideals of liberty and equal justice
under law; to stimulate excellence in scholarship; to inspire the virtues of compassion and courage; to foster
integrity and professional competence; to promote the welfare of its members; and to encourage their moral,
intellectual, and cultural advancement; so that each member may enjoy a lifetime of honorable professional and