School Associate Membership


U.S.-based high schools who are interested in or currently conducting international exchange programming are eligible for School Associate Membership. This includes J-1 Visa, F-1 Visa, Outbound, and/or Short-term programming.

*Schools must apply for the voting School/District category to take part in the evaluation process.

Apply to Become a CSIET School Associate Member!

Benefits of Membership:

  • Advance digital copy of CSIET's Advisory List (hard copies available for purchase)
  • Subscription to the CSIET Newsletter and Student Diplomat
  • Electronic updates on changes in Federal regulations, CSIET Standards and local school policies
  • Access to annual statistical reporting on international student programming (J-1, F-1, Outbound, and Short-Term)
  • Access to the 'Members Only' section of CSIET's website
  • Discounts on registration for CSIET Annual Conferences
  • Mention of your organization in the Advisory List
  • Discount on bulk purchases of CSIET publications (Advisory List, Administering Youth Exchange Guide, and Model School Policy)
  • Eligible to serve on CSIET Committees and Working Groups

For more information, please contact Anna Damewood at