Students who accept their invitation to join this honorary organization are initiated at an annual ceremony. All members receive a personalized certificate and official Phi Kappa Phi pin at the initiation ceremony. Following the ceremony is a reception where initiates can meet fellow Phi Kappa Phi members. The first initiation ceremony was held on April 27, 2009.
The 2015 initiation ceremony is being held on Monday, November 9 at 7:00 p.m. in the Auditorium of the William T. Young Library to recognize new members of Phi Kappa Phi.