AIT Chicago May 2020

*CANCELED* This event has been canceled. Due to uncertainty surrounding the recent coronavirus outbreak, U.S. Grand Lodge has directed that all U.S.G.L. events for Spring 2020 e.v. be canceled as a safety measure.

U.S.G.L. Advanced Initiation Training will be hosted by Chalice of Heaven Lodge in the Valley of Chicago, IL on the weekend of May 16-17, 2020 e.v.

Cost of admission is $50.00. Registration for A.I.T. includes the two day workshop, plus breakfast and lunch for both days. Room accommodations, dinner and drinks are not included.

Hotel information:

SpringHill Suites by Marriott Chicago O'Hare

8101 West Higgins Road

Chicago, IL 60631

Phone (local): (773) 867-0000

Reservations: click or tap here to make your hotel reservation using our discounted room rate of $149 per night. This discounted rate is available until May 1, 2020.

Transportation: There is a free airport shuttle for attendees arriving and departing from O'Hare International Airport. It operates 24 hours/day with pickup and drop off to O’Hare at bus/shuttle center door #2. For hotel airport shuttle information, please contact the hotel at the number shown above.

The hotel is also convenient to Chicago's Blue Line, located about 1/2 mile from the Cumberland station.

Local Hospitality: Limited local hospitality may be available; please email local body hospitality at

AIT Pins

We have commissioned these beautiful pendants for Advanced Initiation Training. They are made with solid silver and are available either as a pin or as a pendant.

They are available to O.T.O. Chartered Initiators who have attended A.I.T. or will be attending this training. The cost is $50.00 each. To order one, select "PIN/PENDANT" during your registration.


REGISTER HERE *** This event has been canceled ***

Please note: registration can be paid by credit card/PayPal or by sending a check. You may register now and pay later if you wish to save your spot. To pay by check, contact for instructions.

Registration will CLOSE on May 14, 2020 e.v.