Juniata houses chapters for two national leadership honor societies. 

National Society of Leadership and Success

NSLS is the nation's largest leadership honor society. Students are nominated through the college as early as their sophomore year. To accept membership, students must attend Orientation, Leadership Training Day, three Speaker Broadcast, and three Success Networking Team Meetings. 

Interested in learning more about NSLS at Juniata? Contact seca@juniata.edu


Omicron Delta Kappa

ODK is one of the country's preeminent leadership societies in the country. Membership in ODK is granted to those who demonstrate achievements in one of five phases of campus life:

  • Scholarship
  • Athletics
  • Campus or community service, social and religious activities, and campus government
  • Journalism, speech, and mass media
  • Creative and performing arts

Students must be juniors or seniors who rank in the top 35% of their class and are expected to demonstrate the five ODK ideals of scholarship, service, integrity, character, and fellowship. 

Eligible students will receive a request to apply in the Fall of their junior or senior year. Tapping and induction of selected students occurs in the Spring Semester. 

Interested in learning more about ODK at Juniata? Contact seca@juniata.edu