Developing Leaders

The Office of Student Involvement offers a number of programs promoting student leadership outside the classroom. 


Omicron Delta Kappa

Omicron Delta Kappa is a prestigious leadership honor society organization on campus that is recognized nationally. The society recognizes achievement in the following five areas:

  • Scholarship

  • Athletics

  • Campus, Community Service, Social, Religious Activities and Campus Government

  • Journalism, Speech and the Mass Media

  • Creative and Performing Arts


  • To recognize those who have attained a high standard of efficiency in collegiate activities and to inspire others to strive for conspicuous attainments along similar lines.
  • To bring together the most representative students in all phases of collegiate life and create an organization which will help to mold the sentiment of the institution on questions of local and intercollegiate interest.
  • To bring together members of the faculty and student body of the institution, as well as other Omicron Delta Kappa members, on a basis of mutual interest, understanding and helpfulness.

Merrimack College juniors and seniors must be nominated and apply to be accepted in our ODK circle.

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