The National Society of Leadership and Success (NSLS)
at University of Texas Medical Branch
The NSLS is the largest leadership honor society in the United States. Our NSLS chapter at University of Texas Medical Branch was started in 2016. Our local chapter is part of the national organization with 700+ chapters and over 1.4 million members.
Students are invited to join during their first year at UTMB. As of 2021 we have 959 members who have access to:
- More than $400,000 in scholarships.
- An exclusive NSLS job board.
- A personalized letter of recommendation.
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.
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.
Frequently Asked Questions
What do I have to do to become inducted?
The five-step program takes approximately 12 hours over the course of the semester at your pace.
Is this recognized on campus?
Yes, we are managed in The Office of Student Life. As of 2021, we had 959 in our chapter and there are more than 1.4 million members nationwide.
Is our chapter open to all students?
Yes! Our NSLS Chapter is open to all students at all four schools at UTMB. We pride ourselves in giving students a place to interact inter-professionally and make friends in other areas of healthcare.
I am a distance student. Can I still participate in the program?
Of course! All program requirements can be completed online or through our virtual meetings and events.
How do I join the society?
You will receive a nomination code in the Fall or Spring semester, depending on when you attended New Student Orientation. For more information on when you will receive your nomination code, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org. Once you have a code, you can visit the NSLS website to start your leadership journey.