How to Verify Your GPA
Collegiate Members will self - report their GPA on their profile and chapter advisors will approve it through the Educational Institution Portal in NSBEConnect. Please speak with your chapter advisor if they are not registered for access to the portal and ask them to complete this form. WHQ will no longer accept transcripts and members must work with their advisor to confirm their GPA in the Educational Institution Portal. If your chapter does not have an advisor, please complete this form GPA Collection Form and e-mail it to firstname.lastname@example.org. This form MUST be signed by the Office of Registrar or a University Official.
NSBE Jr. Members will submit their GPA using this GPA Collection Form. A counselor or school registrar MUST sign this form, please email all signed forms to email@example.com.
Forms can be downloaded from: https://connect.nsbe.org/Scholarships/ScholarshipList.aspx
Academic Pyramid of Excellence (APEx)
To become an APEx member, you must have a cumulative grade point average of at least 3.0 or higher. GPA's are measured on a 4.0 grading scale.
There are three APEx Levels:
- APEx Honors: 3.6 - 4.0
- APEx Torchbearer: 3.2 - 3.5
- APEx Excel: 3.0- 3.1
Benefits of being an APEx member
- National Convention and Fall Regional Conference discounts
- Early admittance onto Career Fair floor during National Convention
- Grants entrance into special APEx events and receptions
- Receives APEx Lapel Pin