Put the Power of NAFSA Membership to Work for You

Are you looking for practical tools and resources to make your job easier? What about best practices from leading international education experts and top companies to take your organization to the next level? Could you benefit from having new policies and practices explained in clear and understandable terms? Ready to expand your network? Join NAFSA today to put the power of membership on your side.

The Association of International Educators

120+ Countries, 11 U.S. Regions, 11 Professional Networks and 37 Member Interest Groups

NAFSA is the largest association dedicated to international education and exchange. NAFSA serves international educators, their institutions and organizations with the highest quality resources, establishing principles of good practice, providing training and professional development for every professional practice area, convening networking opportunities and collaborative dialogues, and advocating for international education.

Benefits of NAFSA Membership

Now more than ever, networks and knowledge are essential for success. NAFSA connects you to a global network of colleagues and peers and offers a wealth of resources to help you find solutions to any challenge you are facing. Explore our member benefits.

Member Resources and Information

  • Global Studies Literature Review
  • International Educator Magazine
  • International Student Economic Value Tool
  • NAFSA Member Alerts
  • NAFSA.news Weekly International
  • NAFSA Trends & Insights

Live Online Events for Members

  • Annual Policy and Trends Online Forum
  • Collegial Conversations
  • NAFSA Government Connection
  • NAFSA Member Coffees
  • NAFSA Webinars
  • NAFSA Town Halls

Premium Visa and Immigration Resources

  • IssueNet EA Visa Help - Visa Information Assistance
  • IssueNet - Immigration Issue Assistance
  • NAFSA Spring and Fall Immigration Updates

Member Networking Opportunities

  • Interactive Member Directory
  • Open Access to NAFSA Professional Networks
  • Unlimited Member Interest Group Participation

NAFSA.Org Unlimited Access

  • 6,000+ pages of resources and information
  • Exclusive member-only resources

NAFSA Member Publications

  • Internationalizing the Campus digital publications
  • Special publications available to members at no additional cost

Career Center Resources

  • Member-Only Career Development Resources
  • NAFSA Career Print™ International Educator Competency Assessment
  • NAFSA Path™

Special Leadership Growth Opportunities

  • Mentor and Mentee opportunities
  • More than 400 leadership positions
  • Training programs for member-leaders

International and Regional Engagement

  • 11 Regional Membership Opportunities
  • International Member Network (Fall 2021)
  • Regional Leadership Opportunities

Guaranteed Member Savings

NAFSA Members are guaranteed a minimum savings of 25% off of nonmember pricing. NAFSA Members receive discounted rates on annual and regional conferences, professional learning programs, special events, publications, and much more. Member discounts are noted on our pricing pages and applied automatically to your order.

Now it’s time to convince your boss!

Exceptional Professional Development
Leading Edge Insight and Research
Extensive Resources and Tools
Exclusive Savings
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