Welcome to the Membership Selection Page
Lambda Iota Chapter of Omega Psi Phi
Greeting to all and welcome to the Membership Selection Page of the Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Inc. home to the Great Lambda Iota Chapter. The following information is freely distributed to men of the highest caliber seeking to embrace the Ideals of the Greatest Fraternity on this planet.
The Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Inc. seeks men of high moral integrity, men of principle, honor, and discipline. These men will be of strong character, accompanied with the attitude of exceeding expectations. These men will embrace the responsibility of completion; while connecting with his community through service.
The Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Inc, opens the door of friendship, to build lifelong friendships between high minded serious thinking, noble living men.
What is a fraternity?
A. A fraternity is an organization of men bound together by friendship, knowledge, brotherhood, common goals and aspirations. Omega Psi Phi is a unique group of men that encourage high standards; community service and assist in the building of character and leadership development among men. Members of Omega share a common foundation comradeship that last a lifetime.
Q. Do you have to pay to become a member of Omega Psi Phi?
A. There is an application fee for men who seek consideration for membership. The dues are applied to local, district and national operating expenses.
Q. I’m interested in becoming an Omega Man, how do I go about joining?
A. The first thing an interested man should do who seeks admission into Omega is to get acquainted with the men who are already members of Omega Psi Phi.
A candidate should inquire to an active member how the fraternity has served them, and also, how the active member has served Omega. Successful candidates should possess the principles of Manhood, Scholarship, Perseverance and Uplift. Community service should be an integral element of the resume and the successful candidate must be able to obtain a character reference from an active member of Omega Psi Phi to sponsor the applicant’s request for membership.
Meet the following criteria:
Must have minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited University.
Note: If the candidate graduated from a university, which has an active chapter of Omega Psi Phi, they must wait 48 months after graduation before applying for membership.
Must provide at least five (5) letters of recommendation. Three (3) from financial members of Omega Psi Phi chapter through which he is seeking membership and two (2) from non-members in good standing of the community.
Must be sponsored by a member of the Chapter to which he is applying through the submission of a Nomination Form.
Must have verifiable community participation and activism, church involvement, and leadership experience
Q: What is the selection process?
A. Because the fraternity emphasizes the selection of men of the highest caliber, you will be interviewed by the local Membership Selection Team. The Membership Selection Team will notify you of the results of your application for candidacy after all interviews have been conducted. Additionally, the fraternity will perform a criminal background check to ensure that we are selecting men that are of the highest integrity.
Please send resume to the following address: firstname.lastname@example.org
More info available at http://www.oppf.org/omega_faq.asp