Phi Kappa Phi provides a variety of activities, resources, and opportunities for members and prospective members.


Upcoming Events:

2021-2022 - 

Monday, 29 November, 5:30 p.m., Kansas Union Ballroom

Keynote Speaker:: TBA


Past Events:

2020-2021 - Initiates 2020 

Monday, November 30, 5:30 p.m. Virtual Initiation postponed until February 2021

Summer 2020 Initiates 


2019-2020Initiates 2019

Monday, 2 December, 5:30 p.m., Kansas Union Ballroom

Keynote Speaker: Dr. Kevin L. Smith, Dean of Libraries
University of Kansas


2018-2019Initiates 2018

Monday, 26 November, 5:30 p.m., Kansas Union Ballroom

Keynote Speaker: Interim Provost Carl W. Lejuez 
University of Kansas


2017-2018 | Initiates 2017 

Monday, 27 November, 5:30 p.m., Kansas Union Ballroom

Keynote Speaker: Chancellor Douglas A. Girod, MD
University of Kansas


2016-2017Initiates 2016 

Monday, 28 November, 5:30 p.m., Kansas Union Ballroom

Keynote Speaker: Dean Ken Audus
School of Pharmacy
University of Kansas


2015-2016 | Initiates 2015 

Monday, 30 November, 5:30 p.m., Kansas Union Ballroom

Keynote Speaker: Dean Ann Brill
School of Journalism and Mass Communication
University of Kansas


2014-2015Initiates 2014 

Monday, 1 December, 5:30 p.m., Kansas Union Ballroom

Keynote Speaker: Dean Stephen Mazza
School of Law
University of Kansas


2013-2014Initiates 2013  

Monday, 2 December, 5:30 p.m., Kansas Union

Keynote Speaker: Dean Neeli Bendapudi
School of Business
University of Kansas


2012-2013Initiates 2012 

Monday, 26 November, 5:30 p.m., Kansas Union

Keynote Speaker: Chancellor Bernadette Gray-Little
University of Kansas


2011-2012Initiates 2011  

Monday, 28 November, 5:30 p.m., Kansas Union

Keynote Speaker: Dean Rick Ginsberg
School of Education
University of Kansas


2010-2011Initiates 2010 

Tuesday, 30 November, 5:30 p.m., Kansas Union

Keynote Speaker: Dean Robert Walzel
School of Music
University of Kansas


2009-2010Initiates 2009 

Tuesday, 1 December, 5:30 p.m., Kansas Union

Keynote Speaker: Interim Provost and Executive Vice Chancellor Danny Anderson
University of Kansas


2008-2009 Initiates 2008 

Tuesday, 2 December, 5:30 p.m., Kansas Union

Keynote Speaker: Provost Richard Lariviere
University of Kansas


2007-2008 | Initiates 2007 

Tuesday, 27 November, 5:30 p.m., Woodruff Auditorium, Kansas Union

Keynote Speaker: Distinguished Professor Don Steeples
University of Kansas


2006-2007Initiates 2006 

Tuesday, 28 November, 5:30 p.m., Woodruff Auditorium, Kansas Union

Keynote Speaker: Dean Stuart Bell
School of Engineering
University of Kansas


2005-2006Initiates 2005 

Tuesday, 29 November, 5:30 p.m., Woodruff Auditorium, Kansas Union

Keynote Speaker: Chancellor Robert Hemenway
University of Kansas


2004-2005  Initiates 2004

Tuesday, 30 November, 5:30 p.m., Woodruff Auditorium, Kansas Union

Keynote Speaker: Dean Diana Carlin
Graduate School
University of Kansas


2003-2004  Initiates  2003 

Tuesday, 2 December, 5:30 p.m., Woodruff Auditorium, Kansas Union

Keynote Speaker: Dennis Moore
U.S. Congressman
Third District of Kansas


2002-2003  Initiates 2002 

Wednesday, 4 December, 5:30 p.m., Woodruff Auditorium, Kansas Union

Keynote Speaker: Deanell Reece Tacha
Chief Judge of the United States Court of Appeals
10th Circuit
a KU graduate and former Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs at KU


2001-2002 Initiates 2001

Sunday, 2 December, 2:00 p.m., Woodruff Auditorium, Kansas Union

Keynote Speaker: Dean Carl E. Locke, Jr.
School of Engineering
University of Kansas