Membership Renewal

UPCEA membership is organizational—once membership is renewed, you, your staff, and colleagues at your institution or organization have access to all UPCEA membership benefits. Don't miss out on essential resources that support your institution's success, including useful connections to nearly 10,000 of your colleagues and friends at 360+ member institutions.

Our unique membership benefits include:

  • Regional Conferences virtual and FREE to members in 2021 (participants saved an average of $2,400 last fall)
  • Real time advice, answers and ideas: UPCEA members have 24/7 access to a community of nearly 10,000 educators, leaders, colleagues and peers with our unique member discussion platform, CORe (Collaborative Online Relationships)
  • Networking opportunities at UPCEA’s national and regional conferences and seminars
  • Free webinars including recordings
  • Access to important research: user friendly, searchable, up-to-date, and unmatched quality
  • UPCEA directory access: allowing you to reach out to peer institutions for counsel
  • Exclusive member content: online library includes benchmarking studies, conference session slides & recordings, best practices, templates, lesson plans, more
  • Online leadership roundtable representation: one per membership
  • Member pricing on all UPCEA conferences, events and professional development

UPCEA's membership includes most major public and private institutions, and is nearly 10,000 individual members strong.

View Membership Dues.

View all the other membership services highlighted in our Owner's Manual.

How to renew your membership

Need assistance with your renewal payment? We can help with a few options:

  • Plan your year with the UPCEA Advantage Membership! Customize your membership by bundling your dues, conference and course registrations in just one invoice.
  • Pay your dues in two installments over the next year with our dues payment plan.

Upon receipt of your dues invoice, UPCEA offers four convenient options to renew membership: 

  1. Via Credit card: Renew online with a credit card. Once the Institutional Representative is logged in as their organization, select Make Payment under the My Account area in the top right of your organizational profile. Or, contact member services at 202-844-4242 or e-mail [email protected] to pay over the phone by credit card.
  2. Mail payment via check to UPCEA,
    P.O. Box 426048, Washington, DC 20042-6048 
  3. Renew via ACH payment: Please contact: [email protected].

For your convenience, here is UPCEA's W-9 Form.

If You Do Not Have Organizational Account Access: If you are not sure who is the IR at your institution, or to check your institution’s renewal status or submit payment, please contact us at 202-844-4242 or [email protected].

Designate an Alternative Representative or billing contact to receive next year's renewal invoice directly, with permission to update the institution's roster of staff receiving member benefits.

Lapsed Members Rejoin

Has it been more than a year since your institution was a UPCEA member? To reinstate your UPCEA membership, complete the membership application.

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