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How to Use the New NHSDA Website

Welcome to the new NHSDA website! We have created this guide to help you find what you're looking for. As you navigate through the new website please pardon our dust - there may be some pages still in progress. If you are looking for something in particular that you cannot find please email

NHSDA Tutorial Videos

How To Start an NHSDA Chapter

How Students Apply for Induction

How To Induct Students

Logging In

As a Chapter Sponsor with the National Honor Society for Dance Arts (NHSDA) you now only have one (1) set of login credentials to access both your membership and your NHSDA Chapter. Once logged in to your NDEO Membership account simply navigate to your Member Dashboard. You will find your chapter under the Manage Chapter tab on the left hand side of the Dashboard module. Click here for tips on using the new NDEO website.

Helpful Links:

Chapter Sponsor FAQ's - answers to common questions

Chapter Management Cheat Sheet - PDF listing step-by-step instructions for common Chapter Management functions in the NHSDA Chapter Management Portal

Navigating the Website

The section provides an overview of the three NHSDA Programs: Junior; Secondary; and Collegiate.

Visit Start a Chapter for in depth information on starting and managing an NHSDA Chapter. The Junior/Secondary Handbook and Collegiate Handbook contained within this section are required reading and invaluable resources for all NHSDA Chapter Sponsors.

This section is where students look up their NHSDA Chapters, set up accounts, apply for induction, and submit points and documentation (if required) to their Chapter Sponsors.

In this section you can learn about annual NHSDA events Love Your Body Week, Dance a Difference Week, and Senior Day of Recognition and how to engage your students.

Dance Arts Now! is the official newsletter of the National Honor Society for Dance Arts™ (NHSDA) Junior and Secondary Programs (for Middle & High School Students). The publication gives student inductees and their chapter sponsors a chance to be published and recognized. Read past issues and submit for upcoming issues.

Students who have been inducted into the National Honor Society for Dance Arts (NHSDA) Secondary Program and are current juniors and seniors in High School are eligible for the NHSDA Artistic Merit, Leadership and Academic Achievement Award, the highest student dance award in the nation. Learn more about the award and student eligibility and apply here.

Learn about available NHSDA merchandise and how to purchase for your students.

This link takes you directly to your NDEO Member Dashboard to manage your NHSDA Chapter. If you are not yet a Chapter Sponsor for a current NHSDA Chapter, this portal will not be available to you. Please visit Start a Chapter to read the steps to start your NHSDA Chapter.