Become a Member

Thank you for your interest in joining Imagining America: Artists and Scholars in Public Life! Current members include 70+ colleges and universities across the U.S., including public and private, two-year and four-year, rural and urban, and minority-serving institutions. These institutions share a commitment to IA’s mission and values. Students and employees of our member institutions can take advantage of a variety of member benefits.

To join, we require a signed participation agreement, institutional contacts, and membership dues payment. Please reach out to Membership Director, Trina Van Schyndel, at for more information and to get started with membership today