Tap Day

In a tradition dating back to 1917, small groups of students have been selected (or “tapped”) by their peers to join one of the University of Missouri’s six secret honorary societies.

The six societies – QEBH, Mystical Seven, LSV, Mortar Board, Omicron Delta Kappa and the Rollins Society – honor new members for their service, leadership and commitment to the Mizzou community.

The new initiates’ identities are kept secret until Tap Day, when they’re publicly revealed online, following the schedule below. Each society also honor taps MU staff and faculty members who have contributed significantly to the university.

The 93rd Tap Day will be 10 a.m.-3 p.m. May 8. Reveal videos will take place on Mizzou Life’s Facebook and Instagram accounts and then will live on this page throughout the day.

Mystical Seven (10 a.m.)

Inductees: Olumayowa Adekunle, Charles Burney, Joseph Erb, Taylor Estraca, Zion Ford, Alexis Hunter, Lynn Kreul, Daryl Smith, Jesus Vega

Honor taps: Alejandra Gudino, Dr. William Stackman

Rollins Society (11 a.m.)

Inductees: Barituka BeKee, Janae Bradley, Mariah Cairer, Kristen Kalz, Emily Miller, Okunsogie (Jessica) Osaze, Tori Schafer, Alek Willsey

Honor taps: Dr. Jennifer Fellabaum-Tosten, Dr. Alan Parrish

ODK (noon)

Inductees: Laura Bierman, Madeleine Brownfield, Shade Bullock, Dylan Calhoon, Alison Condra, Hope Dorsey, Molly Freudenberg, Sophia Gerling, Derrek Hardy, Samantha Jacobsmeyer, James Kim, Jr., Andrew Mitchell, Izzy Moiso, Haley Ockerhausen, Samantha Phillips, Krystin Pritchett, Hannah Riekhof, Ryan Schnitker, Katherine Sticklen, Abigail Struttmann, Jake Thompson, Delanie Vinzant, Rebecca Wells, Colby Winner, Michelle Wu 

Honor taps: Dr. Annette Kendall, Linda Sowers

LSV (1 p.m.)

Inductees: Kaleigh Feldkamp, Peyton Flewelling, Taryn Fox, JE Heo, Lisette Perez, Morgan Woolridge 

Honor taps: Dr. Cynthia Frisby

Mortar Board (2 p.m.)

Inductees: Brian Amaonye, Melanee Castillo, Lauryn Cureton, Ashley Dorf, Avery Esquivel, Hope Johnson, Jordan Lazenby, Christina Long, Mateo Mateo-Mateo, GareAna Rosebud, Samantha Sample, Rebecca Shyu, Ryan Sparks, Emma Wickland, Alice Yu 

Honor taps: Inya Baiye, Scott Christianson, Pamela Evans-Smith

QEBH (3 p.m.)

Inductees: Barrett Banister, Sofia Copat, Omobude Eke, Naeemah Malcome, Paola Rodriguez, Lee Russell, Nichi Weibel 

Honor taps: Lieutenant Colonel Karim Abdulkhalik, Cuonzo Martin, Robert Pugh