National Society of Leadership & Success

About the National Society of Leadership and Success (NSLS)

The National Society of Leadership and Success (NSLS) is the largest leadership honor society in the United States. Our local chapter is part of the national organization with 700+ chapters and over 1.4 million members. 

The mission of the NSLS is to help people discover and achieve their goals. It offers life-changing lectures from the nation's leading presenters and communities where like-minded, success-oriented individuals come together and help one another succeed. 

Membership is by invitation only and is based on a number of factors including academic standing and leadership potential. The NSLS leadership program teaches the interpersonal skills that employers seek to give you an edge in the job market. Hear directly from current members as they share how their experience has changed their life.

About John Jay College’s Chapter

John Jay’s Chapter of NSLS was founded in 2015 with 570 joining in the first fall term. As of 2021,  2,028 students have become NSLS members. The Chapter is sponsored by the Center for Student Involvement & Leadership to help students obtain leadership skills for competing in an ever-changing workforce. 

Membership is for life and provides access to benefits including 

If you become a member, some of the other benefits are:

  • Learn from exceptional leaders like former President Barack Obama during exclusive Speaker Broadcasts.
  • Meet new friends and make lifelong connections (on-campus and virtually).
  • Overcome challenges with success coaches shortcutting your way to success.
  • Access to private networking events.

Visit the NSLS website to learn more about and accept your nomination. 

Executive Board

There are always opportunities for the NSLS students to put their leadership training into action! Feel free to contact the John Jay NSLS Advisor and Executive Council at for further information about joining NSLS. You can also follow the Chapter on Instagram!

Contact Us

Room L69.00NB
524 West 59th Street
New York, NY 10019 
P: 212-237-8698