IASA encourages all visitors to our site to register with the IASA website and become a paid member of the association. Registration insures that IASA has an individual’s most updated contact information.


  • If you are a lifetime member of IASA, you must register here.
  • If you are a member of an IASA chapter and would like to pay your chapter dues to IASA-WRC or IASA-Long Island, you must register here. All IASA chapter members must be paid members of the national.
  • You must pay for membership immediately after creating a member account on Please note that all member website accounts must be approved by IASA admin prior to activation and all accounts that do not correspond to paid memberships will be deleted.

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IASA membership dues are:

  • Regular Individual Membership: $55
  • Student (proof required): $25
  • Family (2 or more): $100
  • Institutional: $100 per year
  • Life membership: $1000
    (or installment plan paid at the rate of $100 per year for 10 years)

IASA Chapter dues are:

In addition to joining IASA, individual chapter dues are as follows:

  • Regular individual membership: $20
  • Institutional: $30
  • Family (2 or more): $20

IASA Membership Information:

  • Membership runs from January 1 through December 31 of each year.
  • From January through November, your dues cover membership for the year in which they are paid.
  • You may pay for an upcoming year's membership in December.

Payment by Check:

While we encourage payment of membership dues through this website via PayPal, we do allow payment by check through regular mail. Checks should be made payable to "The Italian American Studies Association" and sent to the following Address:

Italian American Studies Association (IASA)
c/o Marianna Prestigiacomo
The Calandra Institute
25 West 43rd Street, 17th Floor
New York, New York 10036.

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