Omicron Delta Kappa Society
The National Leadership Honor Society
Founded at Washington and Lee University in 1914, the Society, (ODK®) has a long history of recognizing and honoring meritorious leadership and service in colleges and universities across the United States. Since their inception, more than 290,000 individuals have been a part of their proud history and have gone on to serve as leaders in the public, private, academic and government sectors. With more than 300 Circles (chapters) at colleges and universities across the country, membership is open to individuals with junior or senior status, who rank in the highest thirty-five percent in scholarship among the students in their schools.
Omicron Delta Kappa Society is dedicated to excellence in:
o Leading—using unique gifts to guide and direct others
o Learning—developing leadership skills and abilities
o Serving—bettering the community at large