2015 Membership Dues

Current membership dues rates effective 1 March-30 April. Pricing for Classic, New TC Professional, Student, and Retired memberships reflect a 10% discount.

Membership Category

Included in Membership

Current Dues**

Adjusted Dues
(See List of Eligible Countries)

Classic Membership
  • E-subscription to Intercom magazine, Technical Communication journal, STC's Notebook blog, and TechComm Today e-newsletter
  • 140 On-Demand Webinar access
  • Salary Database subcription
  • Mentor Board access 
  • Job Bank access and discounted job posting rates
  • Discounts on all online education courses and webinars
  • Personalized STC Education Report Card
  • Discounted Summit registration
  • Body of Knowledge access
  • Members-only Affinity Program
  • $202.50
  • Add $25 per chapter
  • Add $10 per SIG
  • $45
  • Add $10 per chapter
  • Add $5 per SIG
Gold Value Package
  • Classic Membership Benefits
  • 1 Chapter, all selected SIGs
  • 5 Live Webinars
  • 20% off Online Courses
  • Summit Early Bird Pricing Anytime
  • A print subscription to Intercom magazine
    (introduced June 2014)
       $425          $425
New TC Professional
(graduated within past three years)
  • Classic Membership Benefits
  • 1 Chapter
  • 1 SIG
       $144          $160
Student Membership
  • Classic Membership Benefits
  • 1 Student Chapter
  • 1 Professional Chapter
  • Academic SIG
  • 1 Other SIG
        $67.50           $22.50
Retired Membership
(contact Membership Dept. for eligibility)
  • Classic Membership Benefits
  • 1 Chapter
  • 1 SIG
       $130.50          $130.50

Download a PDF application here.

View dues schedule here.

There is a $30 enrollment fee for new membership.

Members may add the following a la carte menu items:

  • $25 per chapter (emerging nations: $10)
  • $10 per SIG (emerging nations: $5)
  • $60 for printed copies of Intercom*
  • $75 for printed copies of Technical Communication*

* Includes U.S. postage. International postage rate.for Intercom is $25 for Canada and $45 for other countries. For Technical Communication, international rate is $20 for Canada and $40 for other countries.