The Order of Omega is a national leadership honor society for social fraternity men and sorority women. Order of Omega now has over 500 chapters in the United States and Canada, with over 200,000 initiated members. It selects as members upper-class men and women who exemplify high standards of character, scholarship, and leadership in the fraternity and sorority community.
The Zeta Zeta chapter at the University of Cincinnati was founded in 1985. The number of students initiated into membership in any one year may not exceed three percent (3%) of the total number of enrolled full-time fraternity and sorority undergraduates. Individual fraternities and sororities may nominate men and women for membership.
Order of Omega at the University of Cincinnati annually recognizes a Greek Man and Woman of the Year, Male and Female Outstanding Achievement Award for a graduating senior, Male and Female Athlete of the Year, Chapter President of the Year, Advisor of the Year, and Professor of the Year.