The National Greek Honor Fraternity, the Iota Chapter of Order of Omega at Gettysburg College was chartered in October 1991. The purpose and principles of the Order of Omega are:

  • To recognize those students who have attained a high standard of leadership in inter-Greek activities, to encourage them to continue along this line, and to inspire others to strive for similar attainment
  • To bring together the most representative fraternity and sorority individuals and to create an organization that will help mold the sentiment of the institution on questions of local and intercollegiate affairs
  • To bring together members of faculty, alumni, and student members of the institution's fraternities and sororities on a basis of mutual interest, understanding, and helpfulness

The qualifications for membership in the Order of Omega are character, scholarship, and intelligence, service, and leadership in the inter-Greek affairs of Gettysburg College.

To be eligible for membership in the Order of Omega, a student must meet the following minimum requirements:

  • Current sophomore, junior or senior standing
  • GPA minimum of 3.06
  • Be in good standing with a Greek Organization