Membership Benefits and Categories

Membership with International CHRIE

When you join International CHRIE, you receive the best in hospitality and tourism education available outside the classroom. Membership is open to everyone interested in impacting the future of the global hospitality and tourism industry. 

ICHRIE Memberships Attract Members from:
  • Education: educators and administrators from schools, colleges and universities with programs in hospitality, tourism and events, culinary arts, foodservice, hotels and lodging, travel and recreation services; graduate students; retired educators; and more
  • Industry: corporate professionals/executives in restaurants and foodservice, hotels and lodging, travel and recreation services; hospitality and tourism publishers; suppliers; and more
  • Associations: association leadership and staff with an interest in hospitality and tourism education; and more
By joining International CHRIE, you have the ability to make your membership work for you. Join online or download the membership application.

What are our levels of membership?

  • Special Individual US$25
  • Exclusive Individual US$205
  • Emergent Premium Institutions $105
  • Executive Membership for 2 year and 4 year institutions US$365 / $565*
  • Premium Institutional for 2 year and 4 year institutions US$1030*
  • Gold Premium Exclusive US$2000

* For clarification: Two (2) Year Institution: Refers to institutes offering pre-Bachelor’s degree programmes of study, e.g., associate degree, certificate, diploma, technical/vocational qualifications, foundation courses, and apprenticeship training. Four (4) Year Institution: Refers to institutes offering undergraduate and/or postgraduate degree programmes of study, e.g., Bachelors, Baccalaureate, Master degree, and PhD.

Member Level

Who is Eligible

Special Individual
Annual Dues: US$25
  • Graduate students
  • Secondary school educators
  • Adjunct faculty
  • Part-time faculty
  • Individual from an emerging nation (See list of emerging nations here)
  • Retired educator
Exclusive Individual
Annual Dues: US$205
  • Educator from a 2 and 4 year institution
  • Corporate Individual
Emergent Premium Institution
Annual Dues: US$105
Executive Membership, 2 year
Annual Dues: US$365
  • 2 year Institutions with an active ESD chapter
  • 2 year institution
Executive Membership, 4 year
Annual Dues: US$565
  • 4 year Institutions with an active ESD chapter
  • 4 year institution
  • Corporation
Premium Institutional
Annual Dues: US$1030
  • Any institution
  • Corporation
Gold Premium Exclusive
Annual Dues: US$2000
  • Any institution


Gold Premium Members




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