OMICRON DELTA KAPPA
UNIVERSITY OF MEMPHIS CIRCLE
Omicron Delta Kappa, founded in 1914, is one of the most prestigious and well-known
collegiate leadership honor societies in the United States. Chapters, known as circles,
are located on over 300 of America’s most outstanding colleges and universities.
The primary purpose of ODK is “To recognize individuals who have attained a high standard
of leadership in collegiate and/or community activities and to encourage them to aspire
to higher achievements.”
The University of Memphis circle of ODK has a long history of recognizing outstanding
students on our campus. Members are eligible to apply for the David A. Collins Scholarship,
which annually awards funds to ODK members who are graduating and continuing with
graduate or professional studies at the University of Memphis.
MEMBERSHIP APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS
- JUNIOR OR SENIOR STANDING-COMPLETING OF 60 SEMESTER HOURS BY THE END OF FALL SEMESTER
- MINIMUM OF 3.10 CUMULATIVE GRADE POINT AVERAGE (TOP 35%) BY THE END OF FALL SEMESTER
- PAYMENT OF $95.00 MEMBERSHIP FEE UPON SELECTION. Fee includes a lifetime membership
in ODK, membership certificate and pin, a three-year subscription to The Circle, ODK
Application for membership has now closed for Spring 2015.
For more information please contact the 2014-2015 University of Memphis Circle president
Dominic Martini at firstname.lastname@example.org or Chapter Advisor Kay Barkoh at email@example.com.