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
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 1,300 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 conferences and services.

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.

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.