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National Society of Collegiate Scholars


National Society of Collegiate Scholars (NSCS) is a non-profit honors organization that recognizes and elevates high achievers. NSCS members are deeply committed to service, integrity and scholarship and, as a result, are impacting their campus and local communities every day.

Membership & Fees

Benefits include: career and graduate school connections, leadership and service experiences, access to discounts and savings, as well as $250,000 in scholarships annually.

Lifetime membership fee: $95 (which grants a membership certificate)

Note: Membership is invitation-only.

Chapter Standing

The National Society of Collegiate Scholars has achieved SILVER standing, per the university's Chapter Standards program. Silver standing demonstrates a very high level of chapter involvement and denotes excellence in chapter leadership and member engagement.


Silver Standing

Current Members

If you are currently a member of NSCS, your group is active in ClearPath.

To access ClearPath, log into the student ecampus and click the ClearPath link in the top blue menu bar. Then click the Communities tab and Explore Communities to locate your organization’s member community.

Leadership Positions

If you are looking to utilize your leadership skills, check out the current open leadership positions with National Society of Collegiate Scholars.

  • President
  • Vice President
  • Webmaster
  • Officer Account
  • Vice President of Community Service 1
  • Vice President of Community Service 2
  • Vice President of Events
  • Vice President of Social Media 2
  • Vice President Membership
  • Vice President of Professional Development

If you're interested in more information about these positions or would like to apply, email


Eligible students meeting the criteria below will receive an invitation during the months of February & August. If you believe you are eligible and do not receive an invitation, email


  • Active associate or bachelor's student (completed at least one of our courses in the past 12 months)
  • 3.40 or above cumulative GPA
  • Completed a minimum of six semester hours in your current program
  • Completed no more than 60 semester hours total (including our credits and transfer credits)
  • Has complied with university policies on academic integrity

For questions on eligibility criteria or general information, visit the NSCS website or email the chapter at


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