What is the Order of the Arrow?

For 100 years the Order of the Arrow (OA) has recognized Scouts and Scouters who best exemplify the Scout Oath and Law in their daily lives. This recognition provides encouragement for others to live these ideals as well. Arrowmen are known for maintaining camping traditions and spirit, promoting year-round and long term resident camping, and providing cheerful service to others. OA service, activities, adventures, and training for youth and adults are models of quality leadership development and programming that enrich and help to extend Scouting to America's youth.

Register for the Lodge & Pay Dues

Already in the Order of the Arrow and need to transfer to the Lodge?  Please email the Lodge Adviser adviser@oa803.org.

Dues Payment for those who owe 2020 Dues:

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What is NOAC?
The National Order of the Arrow Conference is held every other year at a major US University. Attendees, also known as "Delegates" will partake in epic stadium shows, awesome training, unforgettable outdoor adventures and activities, patch trading and much, much more! Attendees stay in college dorms and eat in college cafeterias. 

To foster and create Fellowship with OA Members throughout the country and the world!

Where is NOAC? 
Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI

When is NOAC? 
August 3rd-8th, 2020

Who is going to NOAC?
Order of the Arrow Members from every Lodge around the World!

How to sign up for NOAC?
Sign up by emailing the Lodge Adviser (adviser@oa803.org)

Cost of NOAC: 
$100 deposit to secure your spot due to FEC by October 31, 2019
(payment link coming soon)
$ Cost of your personally purchased airfare

The Lodge has fundraised successfully and will pay for the FULL registration cost of NOAC for YOUTH DELEGATES 
(cost of ~$550 per youth covered by Lodge)

Achpateuny Lodge, Far East Council, BSA