Alpha Phi Omega Merit Badge University @ University of Minnesota

The MBU this Fall will be held on Saturday, November 16th at Folwell Hall from 8:00am-4:15pm on the University of Minnesota East Bank campus (more information in a confirmation email once you register). The day will be split into two sessions with a break for a provided lunch.

The cost for the whole day is $25 cash or check and will be collected at check-in. If the scout is only attending one session the cost will be $15 (lunch not included).

There will be a 40 scout cap for badges due to facility space. Spaces will be allotted on a first come first serve basis, based on registering using this form. If a badge reaches maximum capacity, the badge option will be removed from the form. If registering multiple scouts, please fill out a form for each separately.

If you have any questions please contact [email protected]

*SOME BADGES HAVE PREREQUISITES or POST-REQUISITES!!!* These must be done and proof of completion must be brought on the day of the event, or in the case of post-requisites, following the event. Badges with pre-reqs or post-reqs will have numbers next to them when selecting your session. Receiving a badge is contingent on completing designated pre and post reqs.

The numbers correspond to the requirements for the badges that can be found on this page:

In addition to registering, each scout will need to have an online parental permission agreement form completed before the event. Found here:\

Merit Badge University Registration


Alpha Phi Omega is the single most represented co-educational intercollegiate service organization in the United States. Since 1925, more than 470,000 members on over 375 campuses, continue to provide more service on more campuses than any other collegiate service organization.

It is the vision of Alpha Phi Omega to be the premier, inclusive, campus-based, leadership development organization through the provision of service to others and the creation of community.

Through its mission of preparing campus and community leaders through service, Alpha Phi Omega is committed to bringing together college students in a national service fraternity in the fellowship of principles derived from the Scout Oath and of the Law of the Boy Scouts of America; to develop Leadership, to promote Friendship and to provide Service to humanity; and further the freedom that is our national, educational and intellectual heritage. Founded on the Cardinal 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.

The Gamma Psi Chapter of Alpha Phi Omega at the University of Minnesota Twin Cities was founded in 1942.

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