Academic Excellence

National Objectives:

To increase the number of NSBE undergraduate members completing and graduating in the fields of engineering and science; to increase the number of NSBE members taking advantage of research opportunities.

Regional Objectives:

(a) Increase collaborative participation between membership.

  • Encourage mentorship between NSBE Professionals and NSBE Collegiate members.

  • Collaborate with PCI Chairs to target NSBE Jr. Programs.

(b) Further imporve the Imapact of Retention Program.

  • Increase number of Region II Chapters that particiapate in Impact of Retention Program.

  • Ensure active participation throughout the year.



The NSBE Retention Program is one of NSBE's signature programs. The Retention programs aims to increase the retention rate of engineering students, especaially at the collegiate level. This umbrella program has three main points of focus: Skill Development Workshops, Mentorship, and Study Hall. For more information and toolkits, please contact the Region II Academic Excellence Chair at


GPA Verification


Are you an undergraude or graduate student? Do you want to provide vital Academic Excellence information to help NSBE measure our impact? Do you want to potentially become an APEx member and receive benefits, including discounts for our Fall Regional Conferece (FRC)? If so, PLEASE verify your GPA! 

If you have any questions related to GPA verification, please contact our Region II Academic Excellence Chair at

To learn more about Academic Excellence, please visit the NSBE Academic Excellence Website or contact your Region II Programs Chair at