Last modified: September 30, 2023

The National Student Leadership Conference (NSLC), sponsored by the National Student Leadership Foundation (NSLF), is committed to protecting your privacy. This Privacy Policy applies to our website, including our online enrollment and job applications and student portal. This Privacy Policy governs our data collection, processing and usage practices. By using our website, you consent to the data practices described in this Privacy Policy.

We may make changes to this policy periodically, which we will post here.

If you have any questions about this policy or the way we handle your information, please write to us by email at or by mail to NSLC, 320 W Ohio St, Suite 4W, Chicago, IL 60654.

Personal Information

We may collect personal information from you in a variety of ways, including when you fill out a form, apply for a scholarship, enroll in one of our programs, apply for a job, and in connection with other services and resources we make available on our website. We will collect personal identification information from you only if you voluntarily submit such information to us.

We do not sell personal information

We will never sell, trade, or rent your personal information to any other companies or organizations.

Information about children

Protecting the privacy of the very young is especially important. For that reason, we never knowingly or intentionally collect information about children under 13 without parental consent. If you believe that we have collected information about a child under 13 without your consent, please contact us at so that we may delete their information.

How we use your personal information:

  • To respond to your customer service requests or send program updates

    We use the personal contact information you provide us to mail or email information you request and to respond to your inquiries, questions, and/or other requests. We may use the email address you provide to send updates on your program.

  • To send periodic marketing emails pertaining to your interests

    We may use your email to send information about our programs which we think may be of interest to you. If at any time you would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, you may do so using the appropriate link in the email or by contacting us at

  • To process payments

    We collect and process payment information from you when you purchase services from NSLC, including credit card numbers and billing information, using third party PCI-compliant service providers.

  • To facilitate our programs

    If you enroll in one of our programs, we use your personal information only to the extent necessary to facilitate your program experience. This includes sharing some of your information with trusted partners who provide services for our programs, such as our host universities.

  • To evaluate job applications and hire summer employees

    We use the personal information you submit on our job application to evaluate your application and determine your eligibility for hiring.

How we protect your information

We adopt appropriate data collection, storage and processing practices and security measures to protect against unauthorized access, alteration, disclosure or destruction of your personal information.

How long we retain your information

We retain the personal information that you provide us as long as we consider it potentially useful in contacting you about our programs and then we securely delete the information. Sensitive personal information from enrolled students and staff members is securely deleted each year after our summer sessions.

What rights you have over your information

At any time, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal information we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal information we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

To request your information or ask us to delete it, please email us at

Non-personal identification information

We may collect non-personal identification information about you whenever you interact with our website. Non-personal identification information may include the browser name, the type of computer and technical information about your means of connection to our website, such as the operating system, Internet Service Provider, and other similar information.

Cookie Policy

Cookies are small files that are stored on your computer (unless you block them). We use cookies to compile aggregate data about site traffic and site interaction so that we can offer better site experiences and tools in the future and to understand and save your preferences for future visits. You may disable cookies through your individual browser options.

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