Membership Application



Levels of Membership & Fee Structure
The membership year runs from September 1 to August 31, 

Individual Voting Membership (NJ Residents)

  • Individuals employed by primary or secondary schools, colleges or universities in New Jersey
  • Independent Counselors who meet criteria established by NACAC
  • Individuals who work for not-for-profit organizations, agencies or institutions which provide counseling or admissions services in New Jersey
  • Retired individuals who were actively engaged in counseling or admissions in the NJACAC region

Individual Non Voting Membership (Out-of-State Residents)

  • Individuals employed by primary or secondary schools, colleges or universities outside of New Jersey that are in agreement with the purpose of NJACAC
  • Not-for-profit organizations, agencies or institutions which provide counseling or admissions services outside of New Jersey

Individual Non Voting Membership (Graduate Students) 

  • Academic Requirement: The student member must be enrolled in a planned program of counselor education or a graduate program qualifying the student for a college admission counseling profession; and working toward a degree of certification as a counselor or other college admission profession.
  • The student member must be certified by his/her professor/advisor as meeting the academic requirement. This should come in the form of a letter from the advisor and should be attached to the membership application (or forwarded to the membership chair if application is done online).
  • Employment requirement: No person, who is employed full-time in a position that would make him/her eligible for a professional or regular membership, shall be entitled to student membership.

Annual Fee Structure  The membership year runs from September 1 to August 31, 

 New Jersey Members Out-of-State Members 
  • Secondary School Member ($40)
  • College or University Member ($45)
  • Educational Organization Member ($60)
  • Independent Counselor Member ($40)
  • Retired Member ($25)
  • Graduate Student Member ($25) 
  • Secondary School Member ($45)
  • College or University Member ($50)
  • Educational Organization Member ($70)
  • Independent Counselor Member ($45)
  • Retired Member ($25)

To apply for membership, click here.

 

Membership Brochure
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