Join the IELA

Thank you for your interest in joining the IELA. To join our organization:

  • Please determine your membership type below.
  • Click "Pay Now" to pay using the PayPal service or click here if you'd prefer to pay in euros by bank transfer to our European account. Please note that you do not need to have a PayPal account in order to use the PayPal service; you can pay directly with Visa, MasterCard, Discover, or American Express. Also, and we greatly apologize for this, payment from some countries are not supported by PayPal; if you get to PayPal and your country is not listed, please follow the instructions here to pay by bank transfer. You can also pay by check if you wish.
  • Enter your personal information as requested by the PayPal service.
  • After completing your payment, please also fill out our information form and email it to us at Thanks and we look forward to your membership!

Please click Pay Now for your desired membership type. Members of the International Association for Distance Learning (IADL) receive 25% off our rates and should use this page to join.

Individual Membership - One Year
$100 USD

Organizational or Corporate Membership - One Year
(1-20 people gain IELA benefits): $500 USD

[For organizational memberships for groups
larger than 20 people, please email us at]

Student Individual Membership - One Year
$50 USD

[For student memberships, please also email
proof of full-time student status to,
or fax to +1 212 679-2738.]