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Founded in 1911 on the campus of Howard University in Washington, D.C., Omega Psi Phi is the third oldest African American Greek-letter fraternity. Three Howard University juniors – Edgar Amos Love, Oscar James Cooper and Frank Coleman – and their faculty advisor Dr. Ernest Everett Just founded this distinguished organization dedicated to scholarship, uplift, manhood and perseverance. It is the first African American fraternity founded on the campus of a historically-black college or university. Omega Psi Phi was incorporated under the laws of the District of Columbia in 1914. Notable members of Omega Psi Phi associated with the Civil Rights Movement include Carter G. Woodson, Benjamin Elijah Mays (mentor of Dr. King), Jesse Jackson, Roy Wilkins, Benjamin Hooks and Charles G. Adams.