Which Membership Level Is Right for You?
New members are welcome to join at anytime. The WICT Network offers four levels of membership, based on your career level, providing a more affordable alternative to those just starting out.
All members receive:
- Unmatched professional development and networking opportunities.
- Discounted registration fees to The WICT Network’s hybrid, virtual and in-person programs, both globally and locally.
- Monthly electronic newsletters including the Pulse and @WICT.
- Access to The WICT Network’s Online Learning Library, including top-rated educational content, webinars, conference sessions and more.
- Eligibility for fellowships.
Learn more below about the dues and benefits of our four membership levels.
Rate: $315 per year; $630 for two years*
Eligibility: Members are typically senior management professionals in director-level and higher positions.
Benefits include: At the global level, Executive members are offered exclusive access to a distance-learning program that takes the form of webinars designed expressly for high-level executives. Locally, chapters hold various live and electronic programs just for executive members. Also at the local level, these members may vote in chapter elections and can hold chapter board positions.**
Dues: $215 per year; $430 for two years*
Eligibility: Members generally hold mid-level or supervisory positions.
Benefits include: Value-added free webinars, mid-level level programs and targeted messaging geared toward your career level, and more. At the local level, these members may vote in chapter elections and can hold chapter board positions.**
Dues: $95 per year
Eligibility: Entry level members occupy non-salaried (hourly) positions with no supervisory or direct budgetary responsibilities and less than two years’ experience in any facet of the cable telecommunications industry. After two years at this level, Entry level members will be automatically upgraded to Regular level.
Benefits include: Value-added free webinars, entry-level programs and targeted messaging geared toward your career level. At the local level, these members are not eligible to vote in chapter elections and cannot serve on the chapter board.
Dues: $35 per year
Eligibility: Members are full-time students currently earning 6 credit hours at graduate level or 12 credit hours at undergraduate level. Students are required to provide current proof of enrollment along with expected year of graduation. Student membership can be renewed for a maximum of 4 years at this level. After 4 years, students are automatically upgraded to Entry level.
Benefits include: The same benefits as Entry level members, with the added value of opportunities to network and build relationships for future opportunities, student mentoring programs through the local chapters, and more. Student members are not eligible to vote in chapter elections and cannot serve on the chapter board.
*Two-year memberships are only available to Regular or Executive level members. Your two-year renewal rate may be lower if you joined after January in your first year because The WICT Network credits you for the months you missed.
Please note, membership dues are based on the calendar year (January – December) rather than the anniversary of your join date.
Membership Renewal Information
Renewals for the upcoming year are processed starting November 1. Your renewal rate may be lower if you joined after January in your first year because The WICT Network credits credits you for the months you missed.
Refund Policy & Tax Information
No refunds will be given for membership dues.
The WICT Network is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization and its Federal ID is #36-3814358. The WICT Network dues or contributions may be deductible as a charitable expense. Please consult your tax advisor.