After her death, Eleanor arrives at The Good Place, where she's been sent in error. Aiming to blend in and become a better person, she enlists the aid of her soulmate Chidi, a former ethics professor.
Eleanor aims to prove to Chidi that she's worthy of his help. Tahani and Jianyu try to make Michael, the architect of The Good Place, feel better about the strange, chaotic flaw in his neighbourhood.
Chidi begins formally teaching Eleanor about ethics, and lesson number one is: be kind to your neighbour. Michael and Janet decide that Chidi would benefit from finding a new, exciting hobby.
Eleanor faces up to her toughest challenge yet as her attempts to remain hidden in plain sight continue. Michael enlists Tahani to help one of her fellow neighbours fulfil her true purpose.
Eleanor's eagerness to learn ethics from Chidi turns the task of teaching her into a full-time job he never wanted. Michael and Janet focus their attention on a neighbourhood emergency.
Eleanor is enlisted to help Michael with an important task that could determine her fate in The Good Place. Chidi agrees to be the third wheel on a couples outing in an effort to help out a friend.
Eleanor and Chidi set off on a quest with Janet as their guide, but they end up facing a difficult and traumatic decision. Tahani attempts to demonstrate to Michael just how much he is appreciated.
Michael has a private meeting with Eleanor and questions her closely in his search for the information he needs. Chidi has been harbouring an upsetting secret and contemplates what to do about it.
Michael's skills are put to the test when he attempts to sort out an unprecedented situation. Chidi makes a new connection, much to Eleanor's dismay, while Janet reveals a different side of herself.
Everyone gets in touch with their inner feelings as Eleanor makes a surprising personal discovery, Michael challenges a hesitant Chidi to come to a decision, and Jianyu has a big announcement to make
Surprises are the order of the day as Eleanor and Tahani hatch a plan to keep Eleanor in The Good Place, a startling development upsets Michael, and Chidi confides in Eleanor after hearing some news
Tough choices abound as Michael faces his biggest challenge yet, but luckily he gets some assistance from Chidi and Tahani. Meanwhile, Eleanor, Jianyu and Janet are faced with a momentous decision.
Eleanor and her friends contemplate their fates in The Good Place. Which of them will be forced to relocate to The Bad Place and can Michael do anything to help?