For Special Immigrant Visa requests, please email

An ICMA student membership gives you access to the resources you need as you embark on your local government career. Students can either purchase an individual student membership* for $25 or start or join an ICMA Student Chapter at their college/university for free. 

Student memberships offer:

  • Access to local government professionals at different stages of their careers to share experiences and help you land your first job.
  • Networking with your colleagues through the Who’s Who online membership directory.
  • Access to Job ads in the weekly Leadership Matters newsletter and in the ICMA JobCenter.
  • Complimentary registration to ICMA’s Annual Conference
  • Over 5,000 online webinars, podcasts, articles, case studies, reports, and sample local government documents.
  • An online subscription to Public Management Magazine.
  • Access to the members-only online discussion groups.

*Individuals who work full-time for a local government, non-profit, or the private sector are not eligible for an individual student membership.

Join Now