Unit Elections

Once each year, a troop or team may hold a unit election to elect youth members of their troop or team to become members of the Order of the Arrow. Both youth and adult Scouts and Scouters can become members of the OA, but only youth members are elected.

Jumpstart for New Arrowman

Congratulations on becoming a new member of the Order of the Arrow! Below, you’ll find information and explanations to help you learn more about the OA. You will need your OA Handbook to enter the site, so be sure to have it handy.

Member Portal

Update your personal information to keep up-to-date with lodge and chapter meetings and events. Members can also print their membership card at home and view a full calendar of events.

OA Membership Dues

Our lodge program and membership year runs from January 1st to December 31st. Dues are $15 per year. We ask each lodge member to renew their dues on an annual basis. This is done by either attending an event, renewing your dues through your unit’s recharter, or by paying dues separately. Whether you’re an active OA member renewing their dues again, you’ve been away for a while, or transferring from another lodge, we’re glad you’re here.

Your dues help the lodge and the Order of the Arrow in the following ways:

  • The National Order of the Arrow Organization to cover their expenses
  • Bay-Lakes Council for their annual fundraising campaign
  • The Bay-Lakes Council Camping Department to fund camperships for those in need
  • Funding service projects at each Bay-Lakes Council camp
  • Scholarships for youth members to attend the OA High Adventure and National Leadership Seminar opportunities
  • Fund events throughout the year and cover lodge operating expenses.

News & Updates

Meet Your 2023 Lodge Officers

New Lodge Officers were elected in November at Lodge Leadership Development. Together, they will serve our lodge until the end of 2023. We’re looking forward to their leadership in the coming year!

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NOAC 2024 – University of Colorado Boulder

Announcing NOAC 2024! From July 29th through August 3rd, join us at the University of Colorado Boulder for the biggest gathering of Arrowmen that we have to offer! Information on joining the lodge contingent will be available in the coming months, so stay tuned!

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An OAHA Triple Crown Journey

I have been involved in Scouting for as long as I can remember. I tagged along with my brother during his time in Scouting, dreaming of all the things I could do if I was able to be a part of the BSA and the Order of the Arrow.

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