National Society of Leadership and Success - Edinboro University

          National Society of Leadership and Success

          Build your leadership skills by becoming a member of the National Society of Leadership and Success (NSLS). The NSLS is the nation’s largest leadership honor society, with more than one million members from 660 college chapters nationwide. Its mission is to build leaders who make a better world.

          Who is eligible?

          Students may come from any major and are selected for membership based on academic standing or leadership potential. A 2.6 GPA is required in order to be invited to join, but any student who wishes to better himself or herself may request membership.

          Why join the NSLS?

          The NSLS helps people discover and achieve their goals. It offers life-changing lectures from the nation’s leading presenters and the opportunity to join a community where like-minded, success-oriented people come together to help one another succeed. The NSLS also serves as a powerful source of good in the community by encouraging and organizing actions to better the world. 

          Membership is for life and provides access to benefits including scholarships and awards, exclusive campus events, one-on-one success coaching, employer recruitment through an online job bank, and valuable discounts on many goods and services.

          Upon completion of the program, members receive a leadership certificate and personalized letter of recommendation signed by the CEO. You are encouraged to list your affiliation on all statements of personal accomplishment, including your resume.  

          Before being inducted into the NSLS, a student must:

          1. Attend orientation
          2. Attend one leadership training day
          3. Attend three speaker broadcasts
          4. Attend three success networking teams
          5. Attend induction ceremony
          6. Pay one-time-only membership dues (currently $85) that provide lifetime benefits

          Special interests of the Edinboro University chapter of the NSLS include:

          • Annual Autism Awareness and UNICEF fundraisers (April and October)
          • Networking with other clubs and departments on campus
          • Club mascot (a penguin named Winston)
          • Encouragement to join the Executive Board and participate in chapter events


          Find out more about the NSLS: 

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