Joining WACADA offers many benefits to you and your institution. Please check around the site for all of the opportunities that await you and your WACADA membership. Be sure to Log In if you are renewing your membership.

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Who We Are

Members of WACADA include academic advisors, faculty, administrators, students, and others in academic and student services concerned with the intellectual, personal, and vocational/career needs of students. Membership is good for a one-year term and runs from July 1st to June 30th each year.

Benefits of Being A Member

  • Grant opportunities
  • Professional awards program
  • Student scholarships
  • Newsletters
  • Networking and sharing of professional resources
  • Opportunities for professional development and leadership
  • Conference mailings
  • Voter participation privileges
  • Inclusion in the annual WACADA membership directory
  • Affiliation with a professional state organization
  • Affiliation with a professional national organization (NACADA)
  • Updates on organizational activities

Instructions for New Members (returning members, see below):

  1. Click the “Join” button on the WACADA homepage.
  2. On the left side, under “Ready to Join”, click the “Select a Level” button.
  3. Select your membership level.
  4. Complete the registration information form and set up an account.
  5. Select payment type.
  6. Complete your registration and login using your new credentials. 

Instructions for Renewing your WACADA Membership 

  1. Login to the WACADA website. The “Login” button is located on the top right corner of the WACADA homepage. If you do not remember your password, click “Lost your password?” and follow the prompts.
  2. Click the “Join” button on the WACADA homepage.
  3. On the left side, under “Ready to Join”, click the “Select a Level” button.
  4. Select your preferred payment method (PayPal or Check).
  5. Select your membership level.

This will complete your registration.