Membership Rates

Please Note:

  • Membership year runs from December 1 to November 30.
  • Membership is not required to create a free NeMLA CFP List account to submit abstracts for the yearly convention before the September 30 deadline.  
  • Membership and convention registration are required if your abstract is accepted and you agree to present at the yearly convention. Convention registration opens beginning mid-October.

The following registration options are for those participating in the upcoming convention. Convention participants must register and join NeMLA by December 9, 11:59 PM Eastern. After 11:59 PM Eastern on December 9, there is a $25 late fee, and after 11:59 PM Eastern on January 5, there is a $50 late fee.

Regular (non-auditor) registration opens in late fall. Auditor registration will begin in January.

Regular registration and membership

  • Tenure-track Faculty at Four-year Institutions: $170
  • Adjunct/Contingent Faculty: $140 
  • Tenure-track Faculty at Two-year Institutions: $140
  • Graduate Student or Independent Scholar (includes Retired Faculty): $110

Auditor registration

  • Tenure-track Faculty at Four-year Institutions: $94
  • Adjunct/Contingent Faculty: $74
  • Tenure-Track Faculty at Two-year Institutions: $74
  • Graduate Student or Independent Scholar (includes Retired Faculty): $54
  • Local Graduate Student Auditor (within 25 miles/40km of the convention site) or Non-academic Guests of Registered Participants: Free

Membership ONLY

This option is for those not attending the convention. To become a member contact Administrative Support (support@nemla.org) for a special link:

  • Full-time Faculty: $79
  • Contingent/Two-Year Faculty: $59
  • Graduate Student/Independent Scholar: $39