216 S Prospect St
Burlington, VT 05401
Alpha Gamma Rho “AGR” is a social and professional fraternity where our brothers have a dedicated career interest in agriculture or food/fiber industries, however the chapter is open to students with almost all majors. Alpha Rho has a chapter house that allows for our brothers to live together. We also have a chef and brother Antonino DiRuocco who cooks great meals for us. Stop by anytime if you are interested in checking us out, if you want to come for a meal, or just to say hi!
Alpha Gamma Rho is the fraternity sharing a common bond within a dynamic, global agriculture committed to fostering the highest values and providing each and every brother with superior lifelong personal development and professional success.
Currently our chapter has 23 active brothers. The chapter house is located at 216 S. Prospect St. in Burlington. The house was built in 1869 by Calvin Pease and was purchased by an agricultural club from Lucille Way. Alpha Rho has been at UVM since 1961.
Alpha Gamma Rho was founded in 1904, by Ohio State University and the University of Illinois. AGR now has 68 national chapters.
Norman Borlaug-Nobel Peace prize winner
Wayne Allard-Senator for Colorado
Edgar Lloyd-Medal of Honor Recipient
Harry Michael-Medal of Honor Recipient
Peter Oppenheimer- CFO of Apple Inc.’s
as well as many others!
Our chapter’s main philanthropy is dedicated to Cochran’s Ski Area, where we volunteer all year round in trail management and assist at other large events, as well as raise money to help support them.
Overall Chapter GPA Fall 2011 : 2.94