What are the requirements for NAIS membership?
To be eligible to be an NAIS member, a school must demonstrate in the application process that it meets the following requirements: Has 501(c)(3) nonprof...
Thu, 22 Dec, 2016 at 5:06 PM
What’s the difference between NAIS membership and NAIS subscription?
NAIS membership is open to independent schools in the U.S. that meet certain requirements, including accreditation by one of our approved organizations. Mem...
Thu, 22 Dec, 2016 at 5:05 PM
What is the cost to join NAIS?
NAIS membership and Premium Subscriber dues are based on student enrollment. Dues for the 2016–17 school year are $14.44 per K–12 student and $7.22 per pre-...
Thu, 22 Dec, 2016 at 5:06 PM
How do we know if our school is accredited by an approved organization or not?
You can review a list of the NAIS-approved accreditation organizations on this webpage.  
Thu, 22 Dec, 2016 at 5:08 PM
Our school is an NAIS member. Who at our school is entitled to NAIS benefits?
All faculty, staff, and board members at NAIS member schools are entitled to NAIS benefits, including discounts and resources at To access NA...
Thu, 22 Dec, 2016 at 5:14 PM
Can our school use the NAIS logo in our viewbook or on our website?
Yes. NAIS encourages all members to use the NAIS Proud Member logo to display their connection to the NAIS community. We have separate logos for NAIS Premi...
Thu, 22 Dec, 2016 at 5:09 PM
Can our school’s board of trustees be added to our account so they can access NAIS benefits?
Yes. Board members at member schools, like faculty and staff members, are eligible for NAIS benefits. To access NAIS member resources, each board member mu...
Thu, 22 Dec, 2016 at 5:10 PM
I’m new at our school; how do I update my information and remove the former staff member?
If you previously had an NAIS account that was linked to another school, log in with your previous credentials and in the My Account section of
Thu, 22 Dec, 2016 at 5:11 PM
When do we pay our dues to ensure that our NAIS membership or subscription does not lapse?
NAIS sends out renewal invoices to all current members, Subscribers, and Supporters in early May. Initially we mail the invoice to the head of school or ma...
Thu, 22 Dec, 2016 at 5:12 PM
Does NAIS have a public directory of member schools?
Yes. Member schools are listed in the NAIS Find a School directory. Additionally, NAIS offers direct mail lists for purchase.
Thu, 22 Dec, 2016 at 5:12 PM