National Society of Leadership and Success

The National Society of Leadership and Success (NSLS) is an honor society with more than 700 college chapters. The society’s mission is to build leaders who make a better world. The society is founded on the core beliefs that one can achieve one’s dreams with the proper support and dedicated action and that we accomplish more together than we would achieve alone.

The society encourages community action, volunteerism, personal growth, and strong leadership from its chapters and members around the world. Students join the National Society of Leadership and Success by invitation only. Invitations are mailed out at the beginning of the fall and spring semester and containing all necessary registration information.


Membership to the National Society of Leadership and Success is by invitation only. Invitations are mailed once every fall and spring semester and contain the necessary registration information. All members must register online.

To be eligible for membership, students must:

  • have completed a minimum of six credits at BMCC
  • have a minimum GPA of 2.75
  • be in good academic standing with the college


Some of the benefits of NSLS include:

  • Scholarships and Awards: Access to over a quarter-million dollars exclusively to NSLS members each year for tuition, community service and educational assistance
  • Job Bank: Apply to jobs/internships and access to employers seeking to hire NSLS members
  • Partner Discounts and Benefits: Enjoy discounts on many retail goods and services
  • Success Networking Team: Participate with your NSLS peers in goal setting, accountability and commitment to action
  • Success Coaches: Improve skills, refine focus and interact with a professional success coach
  • Professional Communication Training: A professionally administered communication assessment tool (DiSC) helps you identify your own communication style, teaches you to recognize and appreciate other styles and prepares you to interact effectively with others
  • Social Events: Meet like-minded people and make friends at social events, fundraising events, service projects and other NSLS gatherings

See a more complete list of the benefits of being an NSLS member.

Note: There is a one-time registration payment (to handle processing) of $95, which includes a lifetime membership to the society.