Montclair State University Welcomes the National Society of Collegiate Scholars to Campus

Officers of the new Montclair State University chapter of the NSCS pose with their certification. From left to right are Secretary Marguerite Bonadies, President Drew Heimlich, Executive Vice President Ariel Casner, V.P. of Public Relations Christina Caamano, Treasurer Keith Crouch, and Andre-Philippe R. White, Academic Advisor in the Center for Academic Advising/Chapter Advisor. Not present were Heather Fackelman, V.P., PACE Program, and Charles D. Miller, Director of the Center for Academic Advising and Adult Learning/Chapter Advisor.

A new chapter of The National Society of Collegiate Scholars (NSCS), a national honors organization inviting high-achieving freshmen and sophomores has been established at Montclair State University.
 
NSCS is the only interdisciplinary honor society that recognizes freshmen and sophomores for their academic accomplishments and provides them with an opportunity to network with other scholars, perform service activities on campus, and apply for more than $250,000 in scholarships.
   
Membership is open to students with a minimum GPA of 3.4 and who are in the top 20 percent of their class. NSCS has chapters in all 50 states, The District of Columbia and Puerto Rico. 

Montclair State University’s NSCS chapter will join the 235 NSCS chapters across the nation, which includes Princeton University, the University of Pennsylvania, Cornell University and the University of Virginia.

The advisors for the Montclair State University chapter are Charles D. Miller, Director of the Center for Academic Advising and Adult Learning (CAAAL) and Andre-Philippe White, Academic Advisor in CAAAL.

For more information on The National Society of Collegiate Scholars visit www.nscs.org or contact Andre-Philippe White at 973-655-7114.

About NSCS:
The National Society of Collegiate Scholars (NSCS) is a member of the Association of College Honor Societies and is the nation's only interdisciplinary honors organization to invite first- and second-year college students. Membership is by invitation only, based on grade point average and class standing. NSCS offers members exclusive access to scholarships, career resources, leadership development and networking opportunities. NSCS has more than 650,000 members and 235 chapters in all 50 states, the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico.