Membership Levels and Rates

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Individual membership levels

(Membership rates are subject to change without notice.)

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For…

Number of journals

Price/year

Benefactor

…those who want the highest level of benefits and recognition.

3 – Journal of Marriage and Family (JMF), Journal of Family Theory and Review (JFTR), Family Relations (FR)

$215

Professional-2

…professionals in the field for 2+ years.

3 – JMF, JFTR, FR

$165

Professional-1

…professionals in the field for 2+ years.

2 – Either JMF or FR, and JFTR

$135

Professional (0)

…professionals in the field for 2+ years.

0

$105

New Professional-2

…professionals in the field for 0-2 years.

3 – JMF, JFTR, FR

$125

New Professional-1

…professionals in the field for 0-2 years.

2 – Either JMF or FR, and JFTR

$100

Student-2

…undergraduate or graduate students.

3 – JMF, JFTR, FR

$90

Student-1

…undergraduate or graduate students.

2 – Either JMF or FR, and JFTR

$70

Emeritus

…those who are retired and have been NCFR members for 10+ years.

0

$80

Benefactor

NCFR benefactors choose this level of membership for the highest level of recognition and benefits. In addition to receiving subscriptions and online access to all of NCFR's scholarly journals, Benefactors contribute an additional tax-deductible donation of $50 that helps subsidize student memberships, nurturing the next generation of family professionals. Benefactors are recognized in the NCFR Report magazine and are identified by a special ribbon on their annual conference badge. Price: $215

Professional-2

All member benefits as well as subscriptions to the Journal of Marriage and Family and Family Relations. Price: $165. In 2014, your membership also includes Journal of Family Theory & Review.

Professional-1

All member benefits and your choice of  journal, either the Journal of Marriage and Family OR Family Relations. Price: $135. In 2014, your membership also includes Journal of Family Theory & Review.

New Professional

New professionals receive all member benefits and choice of journal options.

New professional members have graduated within the last 24 months from a degree program; please submit a final transcript or other proof of graduation with date. New Professional membership status may be renewed once (two years total).

New Professional-2

All journals. Price: $125

New Professional-1

Select either Journal of Marriage and Family or Family Relations. Price: $100. In 2014, your membership also includes Journal of Family Theory & Review.

Students

In addition to all regular member benefits and a one-journal or two-journal subscription option, student members also receive a significant discount on NCFR conference registration.

Students must provide proof of enrollment when joining. After three years, student memberships are automatically changed to a new professional membership. If you're still enrolled in a degree program at that time, please notify NCFR and submit proof of enrollment.

Student-2

All journals. Price: $90

Student-1

Select either Journal of Marriage and Family or Family Relations. Price: $70 In 2014, your membership also includes the Journal of Family Theory & Review. 

Membership levels without journals

(Membership rates are subject to change without notice.)

Professional-no journals

Professional-no journals members receive all member benefits without journal subscriptions. Price: $105

Emeritus

For our retired members who want to receive all member benefits and a conference registration discount, but do not wish to subscribe to the journals. Price: $80

To qualify for emeritus membership, you must be retired and have been an NCFR professional-level member for at least 10 years. You can change your membership status online when you renew.

Organizational membership

Email NCFR for details.

Library systems and college/university libraries

Libraries may purchase journal subscriptions and are not eligible for NCFR membership. Contact Wiley Blackwell Publishing for customer service.

About your membership period

Your membership starts on the first day of the month that you join and continues for 12 months. But to ensure that you get at least a full year of member benefits, your benefits will continue for an additional 30 days. So if you joined on Oct. 15, 2013, your official membership period is Oct. 1, 2013, to Sept. 30, 2014, but your benefits will continue until Oct. 31, 2014.

Where do I sign up?

Click here to join online, or download a membership application and mail or fax it to us. We can also take your information over the phone, by USPS, or by email:

NCFR
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Minneapolis, MN 55454

Tollfree: 888-781-9331
Fax: 763-781-9348
info@ncfr.org

Member Recruitment Incentives

NCFR provides member-recruitment incentives in certain cases to current and prospective members.