NACMA Membership

The National Association of Collegiate Marketing Administrators (NACMA) is a professional organization created by intercollegiate marketing administrators for intercollegiate marketing administrators. This professional organization provides for the exchange of current trends in intercollegiate marketing.

Levels of Membership and Dues Structure

Active Member ($150) -- Individuals employed by an athletics department of a college/university, an on-campus property (i.e. Learfield, IMG College, Nelligan Sports, etc.), an outside company working directly with a college/university athletics department or those employed by a conference office and who work on marketing/promotional activities.

Student Member ($25) -- Students currently enrolled in a curriculum for a sports administration or related degree who have an interest in athletics marketing/promotions.

Corporate Member ($250) -- Individuals employed by associations or commercial vendors that are not contracted to provide marketing services for the athletics department of a college or university.

Institutional Member ($425) -- Includes up to five individuals employed within the athletics department of a college/university who work on marketing/promotional activities under the terms of active membership. Any member above five for an institutional membership is an additional $100 per member.

Group Corporate ($500) -- Includes up to five individuals employed by a bowl, association or commercial vendor under the terms of affiliate membership. Any member above five for a group corporate membership is an additional $100 per member.

All memberships run concurrent with the school year and are valid through August 31. For additional information, contact Brian Horning, Director - Membership Services at the NACMA office at 440-788-7469.

NACMA Membership Benefits

  • Opportunity to attend annual NACMA Convention at reduced rates.
  • Access to the NACMA Online Library.  The Online Library will give members a platform to provide one another with best practice documents, videos and forum discussions across a web-based platform.
  • Opportunity to take part in year round programming events including young professional live chats, professional development live chats, veterans webinars, and social media/ticketing webinars.
  • Opportunity to download the NACMA iPhone App, which includes Convention schedules, links to the Online Library and various other NACMA member benefits.
  • Participation in NACMA listserv, in which individual members may exchange ideas or seek input on marketing issues and also be appraised of employment opportunities within the field.
  • Complimentary copies of Athletics Administration magazine, which includes features on successful marketing and promotional ideas provided by NACMA members eight times a year.
  • Opportunity to participate in the NACMA Awards Program.
  • Complimentary subscription to the NACDA Daily Review, which is a compilation of internet links of articles related to intercollegiate athletics. You will receive your Daily Review 5 times a week via e-mail. 
  • Opportunity to receive the NACMA Online Library weekly newsletter, an e-mail highlighting some of the latest blog posts, best practices, member forum topics, and poll questions.
  • Opportunity to be nominated for and receive an entry-level or student stipend to attend the NACMA Convention.
  • Opportunity to be a part of the NACMA mentorship program.
  • Opportunity to broaden professional networking by serving on one of many volunteer committees.