Membership No Share Share this page on Twitter Share this page on Facebook Share this page on LinkedIn Print this page Email this page Page ContentCIC now serves more than 680 independent colleges and universities, including liberal arts, comprehensive, four-year, two-year, and international institutions. In addition, more than 50 national, state, and regional organizations are Affiliate Members and 27 state associations are State Council Members. CIC's annual retention rate among Institutional Members has exceeded 98 percent every year since 2010.CIC offers a wide array of services and benefits exclusively for CIC members, which vary by membership type. Please select one of the membership options below to view information on benefits, membership criteria, and application procedures. Institutional Membership For independent, baccalaureate degree-granting colleges and universities of liberal arts.Learn more about Institutional Membership.International MembershipFor independent, baccalaureate degree-granting institutions whose programs and facilities are located outside the United States.Learn more about International Membership. Associate MembershipFor nonprofit, independent, associate's degree-granting colleges of liberal arts.Learn more about Associate Membership.Affiliate MembershipFor nonprofit educational associations and organizations that serve independent colleges and universities.Learn more about Affiliate Membership. State Councils MembershipFor state associations that serve independent colleges and universities.Learn more about State Council Membership.New CIC Members for 2018–2019Institutional MembersBrandman University, CABryan College of Health Sciences, NEEdward Waters College, FLHawaii Pacific University, HILa Salle University, PAManor College, PAMarymount University, VASt. Augustine College, ILAssociate MembersLouisburg College, NCInternational MEMBERsCanadian Mennonite UniversityAFFILIATE MEMBERSInstitute for Study Abroad, INLeadershape, Inc., ILMarygrove College, MINational Association of Intercollegiate Athletics, KSAlready a CIC member? Manage your profile here.If you have membership questions or need additional information about membership criteria and benefits, contact Kate Webber, CIC director of membership services, at (202) 466-7230 or firstname.lastname@example.org.