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Membership Rates



Regular $35.00
Student* $20.00


Regular $60.00

*Students: To receive the discounted rate for ITBE membership, you must email verification of full-time enrollment (e.g., class schedule or letter from the registrar) to  If you join online, your membership will be pending until your status is verified.
To take advantage of the student membership rate:
  • Undergraduate students must be enrolled in 12 or more credit hours
  • Graduate students must be enrolled in 9 or more credit hours

Membership in Illinois TESOL-BE is separate from membership in TESOL.

If you are interested in volunteering for Illinois TESOL-BE, please view the Illinois TESOL-BE's Volunteer webpage. If you would like to serve on the Illinois TESOL-BE Board, please view the Nominations webpage.

Illinois TESOL-BE Membership Benefits

  • Subscription to the quarterly Illinois TESOL-BE Newsletter, The Link
  • Reduced fees to the Annual Convention, Fall Workshop, the Spring Workshop, and other professional development events throughout Illinois.
  • Eligibility for Illinois TESOL-BE Awards such as graduate and undegraduate scholarship and professional development grants.
  • Membership in Special Interest Groups
  • Access to publishers' exhibits at Illinois TESOL-BE conferences