Initiation Materials

Initiation Ceremony

The Initiation Handbook provides additional guidance for the set-up for O∆K ceremonies, and it also offers alternative language for the opening and closing.

Download the Initiation Handbook – PDF, Word

Initiation Planning Templates can be found on the Circle Templates page.

Sing “We’re Proud to be ODK”

Omicron Delta Kappa has an official song that may be sung at initiations, circle installation ceremonies, and regular meetings. “We’re Proud to be ODK,” music and lyrics written by Sally Albrecht and chorus written by Carl Bolte, celebrates our organization’s history, mission, and members. A full performance of the song may be heard by clicking below.

Vocal sheet music is available.  The sheet music with the full piano accompaniment is also available. The music-only recording is below.