The Cardinal Principles of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Inc.

Manhood – Being appropriate in character and marked by moral excellence, courage; bravery; and resolve.

Scholarship – Demonstrating an attitude toward education, learning and being informed by achieving or exceeding and maintaining the minimum educational requirements in life.

Perseverance – Exhibiting a “spirit” of brotherhood, togetherness, humility, cooperation, and a willingness to go an extra mile for the goal sought, as a responsible first-class citizen.

Uplift – Sharing ones gifts with the community in the form verifiable aid, activism and leadership.