WICT gives you the tools to define your career journey.
Why should I join WICT? As a WICT member you’ll create valuable connections with peers and leaders in the industry and you’ll have access to timely resources and professional development programs at national and chapter events throughout the country. You’ll also be able to:
- Grasp New Knowledge, Escalate Your Career
- Extend Your Network
- Access Online Resources
- Enjoy Local Access
- Learn How to Manage Your Career
- Acquire Transitional Benefits
- Receive Free or Deeply-Discounted Registration Fees
- Be Recognized For Your Achievements
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For a membership orientation webinar please check out the WICT membership page HERE.
WICT Membership Categories
WICT offers four levels of membership: EXECUTIVE, REGULAR, ENTRY and STUDENT.
WICT structures membership dues based on your career level. This tiered system provides a more affordable alternative to those just starting their career journey. Our flexibility in membership pricing offers options from first-hire throughout your career advancement.
Benefit for those members renewing: As an added benefit of WICT membership, renewing members who are in-between jobs may take advantage of deeply discounted dues. For more information on the TRANSITIONAL member program, please contact the Member Services Department at firstname.lastname@example.org or call at 703.234.9817 or 9811.
EXECUTIVE ($299) members are director and higher. Benefits include: targeted executive level programs at various chapters, chapter access, professional networking, on-demand member directory, recognition, volunteer opportunities, mentoring and more. (voting member, can hold chapter board position)*
REGULAR ($195) members are mid-level or supervisory level positions. Benefits include: targeted messaging, mid-level level programs, chapter access, online professional networking, fellowships, on-demand member directory, recognition, volunteer opportunities, mentoring and more. (voting member, can hold chapter board position)*
ENTRY ($85) members are non-salaried positions with no supervisory or direct budgetary responsibilities. Benefits include: targeted messaging, entry level programs, chapter access, online social networking, fellowships, on-demand member directory, recognition, mentoring programs and more. (non-voting member, cannot serve on chapter board)
STUDENTS ($35) are full-time students earning 6 credit hours at graduate level and 12 credit hours at undergraduate level. Benefits include: chapter access, online social networking, on-demand member directory, meet members in the industry to build relationships for industry opportunities, student mentoring programs and more.
* Voting membership levels are important in selecting WICT chapter volunteer leaders and required for serving as a WICT chapter volunteer leader.
New members are welcome to join at anytime, however membership is based on the calendar year (January – December) and not the anniversary of your join date. If you join after January, you will receive a pro-rated credit on the following year’s dues renewal for those months you were not a member. Renewals for the following year are processed starting November 1.
Tax Information: WICT is a 501(c)(3) and its Federal ID #36-3814358. WICT dues or contributions may be deductible as a charitable expense. Please consult your tax advisor.