Join WCET today to connect with our community of higher education leaders and practitioners, at the forefront of leveraging technologies to open the classroom, extend the campus, and provide high-quality programs.

WCET brings together colleges and universities, higher education organizations, and companies to collectively improve the quality and reach of digital learning programs. We achieve this by the cooperative exchange of resources, solutions, and services among our members. WCET serves higher education in the U.S., Canada, and beyond.

WCET’s mission is to accelerate the adoption of effective practices and policies, advancing excellence in technology-enhanced teaching and learning.

NOTE: This page refers to WCET Membership. If you are looking for WCET’s State Authorization Network (SAN), follow this link to the SAN website or contact Cheryl Dowd.  

WCET Member Only Benefits

Table of WCET member benefits.

WCET Services Member Benefit Price to Member Price to Obtain from External Sources
Annual Meeting Seminar Series Registration discounts 60-100% discount for members Other meetings run up to $2,500
Summits and Workshops Registration discounts 50% or more discount for members Other meetings run up to $2,500
Members-Only News Email List Access to policy alerts and analysis, emerging information, vetted practices, and events Included in membership Subscription fees
Members-Only Community and Discussion Emails On-demand access to peers, experts, and practitioners daily Included in membership Subscription fees
Job Postings to Over 4,000 Members in Email & Posted Publicly on the Web Reach professionals with the skills to fill your positions Included in membership Up to $500 per job post
Webcasts & Virtual Events Timely speakers to help your institution address current & future challenges, as well as priority registration and exclusive member-only content Included in membership Up to $150 per access point
WCET Resources Useful, just-in-time resources. New for 2020 we will be releasing member-only resources around key topics including: hyflex learning, compliance issues, copyright and intellectual property, and more Included in membership Contracted rates of >$20,000 for consultants
Frontiers Blog Hot topics and sage advice from seasoned practitioners Included in membership Subscription fees or ‘selling’ your contact information to advertisers
MindWires LMS Report Subscription Subscription to the MindWires LMS market analysis service, including two main reports per year and monthly newsletter updates providing commentary on current news No cost to WCET institutional members Up to $3,000
YOU@College WCET and YOU at College are partnering to provide discounted customization services No cost to WCET institutional members Variable
Sponsorship and Engagement À la carte pricing without a sponsorship package is available to WCET Members. Options include: annual meeting program ads, listing in marketing communications, and more. Full details on sponsorship and engagement $500 – $5,000 Variable

Membership Dues Schedule

WCET dues cover a 12-month period and membership becomes effective on the approval date of the application. All of your organization’s employees (and students for institutions) can benefit from one WCET membership.

WCET also offers membership at the Supporting Member level for those institutions, organizations, and corporations that wish to invest more in WCET’s Connect, Learn, Advance agenda. Supporting membership emphasizes an institution or organization’s commitment to WCET. As a thank you, WCET will provide Supporting Members with additional recognition, invitations to exclusive events, and opportunities to contribute to WCET communications or publications.

Colleges and Universities Standard Member Supporting
Public, private, non-profit institution, less than 5,000 Student FTE $1,650 $5,000
Public, private, non-profit institution, 5,000 or more Student FTE $3,600 $5,000
Proprietary, for-profit institution $5,400 $10,000
Higher Education Offices and
Other Non-Profit Organizations
State or System Higher Education Office $1,650 $5,000
eLearning Consortium Office $1,650 $5,000
Non-profit Organization $1,650 $5,000
Corporations Standard
Corporation with 10 or fewer employees $1,025 $10,000
Corporations with 11-74 employees $2,500 $10,000
Corporations with 75 or more employees $5,400 $10,000

“In my many years of leading online learning organizations, WCET has consistently been my ‘go-to’ organization for objective and nuanced policy analysis, leading-edge insights on educational technology, and a source of a reliable, knowledgeable, and inclusive community-of-practice.”

–  Tina Parscal, Associate Vice Chancellor for CCCOnline and Academic Affairs, Colorado Community College System