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NAFSA membership gives you access to nearly 10,000 international educators, as well as professional information including International Educator magazine, NAFSA.news, best practices and trends, special member-only rates on NAFSA products, and professional development opportunities you need to excel in your career. Any individual who is interested in NAFSA's mission and wants to engage with a community of leaders in the field of international education is encouraged to join.

Join now and receive 12 months of membership!

Membership Types

  • Individual Member
    Available to individuals aligned with the field of international education and student exchange and to individuals affiliated with an international or academic institution or organizations.
  • New Member
    A one-year membership available to individuals who have never been a member of NAFSA. Also available to Student Members who have completed their education and are entering the field.
  • Retired Professional
    Available to retirees who want to become or remain involved and connected to the field of international education and exchange. To apply for this membership type, please contact the NAFSA Membership Department.
  • Student Member
    Available to full-time students enrolled in a post-secondary institution (proof of student status is required). To apply for this membership type, please contact the NAFSA Membership Department.

To join, simply log in to your NAFSA account, or create a free account if you do not have one. After you answer a few short questions to set up your login and password, you are ready to become a member of NAFSA.

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