IIE Membership Benefits

IIENetwork is one of the world's largest global professional associations for international education policy makers, administrators, and researchers. IIENetwork members receive free copies of IIE publications, discounts of IIE conferences and seminars, access to members-only student mobility research, and many other benefits.

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Free Copies of IIE Publications

As an IIENetwork member, your institution receives one set of IIE’s core publications, and each designee gets a free subscription to the IIENetworker magazine.

Research and Trends:

For Students:

Professional and Networking Resources:


Member Resources


The IIE.Interactive Email Newsletter
The IIE.Interactive weekly email newsletter is one of the leading resources for
information on global education, reaching over 7,000 international educators
worldwide with news, conference announcements, scholarship deadlines, and
study abroad information.

Research Data Only Available to Members
IIENetwork members have access to online-only Open Doors tables and charts,
with statistics on international students in the U.S. and American students abroad, as
well as articles and resources for international education professionals.

Promotion of Member Events, Deadlines and Jobs
With over 1,200 member institutions around the world, the IIENetwork can help
you promote your events or programs on a global scale. Our online presence
makes it easy to reach this wide audience.

Access to U.S. and International IIE Offices
IIE has 19 offices and affiliates in the U.S. and around the world, with over 600
staff members. IIE Members are welcome to visit IIE offices worldwide to exchange
information on IIE’s global programs and services.




IIENetwork members receive discounts on IIE’s seminars, conferences and recruitment fairs.

IIE Best Practices Conference
IIE’s annual Best Practices in International Education Conference in New York
draws high-level participants each year, including college presidents, provosts,
deans, faculty, and international education administrators.

IIE Exchange Visitor Visa Sponsorship Program
IIENetwork members receive a discount on requests for Exchange Visitor
Visa Sponsorship. This IIE program provides J-1 visa sponsorship to qualified
participants selected for research or teaching opportunities at U.S. institutions.

IIE Recruitment Fairs in Asia
IIENetwork Members receive a registration discount for IIE’s recruitment fairs in
more than a dozen cities across South, Southeast and East Asia.


View a list of upcoming fairs 

Sharing Best Practices


Nominate Your Program for IIE Best Practices Awards
Only IIENetwork members can nominate their institutions and programs for IIE’s
Andrew Heiskell Awards
for Innovation in International Education in three categories:
Study Abroad, Internationalizing the Campus, and International Partnerships.

Contribute Articles and Research Models
There’s always an eager audience for new ideas in international education, and
the IIENetwork provides a platform for sharing them. Members can contribute
articles to print and online publications
, and IIE maintains detailed descriptions
of past Heiskell Award-winning programs.

IIENetwork Membership

IIE's Membership Program with over 1,400 institutions around the world.


Membership Brochure
(1.96 MB, PDF)

Application Form
(52.5 KB, DOC)

Membership Services
Institute of International Education
809 United Nations Plaza
New York, NY 10017 USA
Tel: +1 212.984.5367
Fax: +1 212.984.5496