Benefits of Membership

Students who join STC-NIU benefit from:

  • Free membership to the student chapter
  • Networking with other students, faculty, or professionals at local, regional, national, and international levels
  • Free training on industry-standard software used in professional and technical writing
  • Ongoing workshops and seminars focused on developing your writing career, interviewing effectively, writing resumes, and more
  • Specialized links for research

Students who join as paid members of STC benefit from:

  • Opportunities to apply for STC scholarships
  • Discounts on STC membership fees and annual conference fees
  • Unlimited access to STC's website, including the career center and salary survey
  • Unrestricted online access to STC publications, including the Intercom and Technical Communication
  • Workshops on the latest software presentations by practitioners working in the field of professional and technical communication
  • Opportunities to develop partnerships with members of STC and STC Chicago

Cost of membership per year for STC:
$75.00 Student Membership

Click here for the membership application and additional information. If you are a student at Northern Illinois University (NIU), you will need to contact Dr. Jessica Reyman, Assistant Professor of English and faculty adviser for STC-NIU, or any NIU professor who can verify your student status and sign your application for a student membership discount.

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