ALA Frequently Asked Questions
Where will I eat while in town?
Attendees will be served 3 meals per day, for each full day of the academy. Attendees may also want to bring along enough money to eat out or buy snacks during the week.
What should I bring to ALA?
Note: Summers in Indiana are generally hot and humid, so pack accordingly.
You will need to bring the following items for the week:
Collared shirts (required at all seminars, breakouts and lectures)
Shorts (khaki & sport shorts)
Jeans / Khaki pants
Long-Sleeved Shirt, Pants, and Closed-Toed Shoes for Service Project
Tennis shoes/basketball shoes for sporting events
Coat and tie or suit (required for Initiation, Group photo, and Closing Banquet)
Dress shoes & socks
Acacia Badge (to wear during Initiation)
T-shirts (Bring one to swap with other chapters as well)
Notepad & pen to take notes
Laptop (only if necessary)
Any Acacia-related items that you think are relevant (i.e. Recruitment materials, forms, etc.)
Pillow and case*
*Note: We will provide pillows/cases for those that fly in. If extraordinary circumstances (such as traveling from another country) prevent those flying in from bringing any of the other items listed above, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
All bed linens and a light blanket
(2) Shower towels
(1) Wash cloth
Will there be WiFi access?
Contact Michael Weber, Assistant Executive Director, at email@example.com or (515) 291-8718.