- BECOMING A MEMBER -
You can join or renew your membership online at www.nshmba.org/membership.
Do I need an MBA?
You do not need an MBA to become a member.
How much does it cost to join? Are there different membership levels available?
You can select from four membership levels according to your level of education and needs.
· Student (Proof of student status will be required upon registration)
· Executive $500
*You can register to become a member here
I can’t register for the Membership Category I want...
Beginning January 1, 2015 Associate memberships are no longer available for new registrants.
Are there any membership promotions and if so, how often?
Various membership promotions occur throughout the year both to become a member and registration for special events.
What is the membership cancellation policy?
NSHMBA Membership Cancellation Policy:
NSHMBA Memberships are on a calendar year basis, and expire on December 31st. Cancellations received within 30 days of purchase, are eligible for a 50% refund of the membership fee. Cancellations received after 30 days or memberships purchased during conference time (September & October), are non-refundable. All cancellations must be submitted by email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Be sure to include "Cancellation for NSHMBA Membership" in the subject line.
*NSHMBA reserves the right to update this cancellation policy any time.
Is the "My NSHMBA” Site Secure for My Credit Card Transactions?
Will I Receive a Receipt for My Credit Transaction?
When does my membership expire?
Your membership is good for a calendar year. It will expire on December 31st of that year.
I’d Like To Upgrade My Membership – How Can I Do That?
How Can I Tell If My Membership Is Current?
How Do I Log onto the "My NSHMBA” Site?
Type www.nshmba.org in the address bar of your web browser. Once at the NSHMBA website, you will see a member’s only login section on the right side of your screen. Use your login and password from your membership confirmation e-mail to sign in and access your member benefits.
How Can I Renew My Membership Through the NSHMBA Website?
When Is the Last Date to Renew My NSHMBA Membership?
Yes, you can change your chapter affiliation by contacting the Membership Department by e-mail at email@example.com
How Can I Tell If My Membership Renewal Payment Has Been Processed?
What Is My Username and Password?
How Do I Change My Username and Password?
I have been locked out of my NSHMBA, what do I do next?
How Can I Find My Member Number?
Log into your "My NSHMBA” page, look under “Information & Settings” and click on the “My Preferences” link.
Does it cost to sign up for the job board?
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I am an active member of NSHMBA, how do I access the NSHMBA Career Center?
Where and when is the National Conference?
The 2015 National Conference will be in Chicago, IL from October 8-10.
How do I find out more information about the Career Expo?
More information on conferences can be found on the NSHMBA site here. This information will be updated as we move forward to conference time; be sure to check back often!
You can find out more information on the chapters here. The Chapter Boards welcomes any questions; feel free to contact them or join them at an event.
I want to be a member but there is no local chapter where I live. What do I do?
You can register to be affiliated with the closet chapter to your location. NSHMBA has 40 chapters across the United States and Puerto Rico with more chapters forming every year.
What events are going on?
You can access the national and local calendar here.
I want to get more involved.
The Chapters are run by volunteers. If you are interested in helping out contact your local board.
I want to be a NSHBMA Chapter Officer. Is there a membership requirement?
A Chapter Office membership must be a Professional, Executive or Lifetime member in order to be eligible for elections. A Chapter Officer must also keep a current active Professional, Executive or Lifetime membership in order to be in good standing.
*NSHMBA reserves the right to change and/or update the Membership FAQ information at any time.