The Enrollment Office is structured under the Tribal Secretary and is responsible for the upkeep and maintenance of the tribal records and tribal enrollment records. The UKB has a minimum blood quantum requirement of one quarter (1/4) degree Keetoowah Cherokee blood.
UKB Tribal Enrollment Office
18263 W. Keetoowah Circle
Tahlequah, OK 74464
918.453.9375 fax 918.453.9345
Completed enrollment applications must be submitted by the 20th of the month you wish to apply. Council approves applications the first Saturday of the following month.
With your application, you must submit the following:
1. Letter of Relinquishment from any other Indian nation, tribe or band of which you have been a member or a notarized Affadavit of Non-Membership (provided by the Enrollment Office); and
2. A certified copy of your 8.5 x 11" Certificate of Degree of Indian Blood showing at least 1/4 degree Keetoowah Cherokee blood.
Section 18 Reinstatement of Membership:
Once a member of the United Keetoowah Band of Cherokee Indians in Oklahoma relinquishes his or her membership with the Band, as an adult, he/she shall not be eligible for reinstatement as a member of the UKB.