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 26 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 2021–2022Institutional MembersAbilene Christian University, TXAntioch College, OHBard College, NYDelaware Valley University, PAHesston College, KSHodges University, FLLeMoyne-Owen College, TNLoma Linda University, CAMartin Luther College, MNOlivet Nazarene University, ILPennsylvania College of Art & DesignPoint University, GAWashington College, MD New CIC Members for 2020–2021Institutional MembersAllen University, SCAsbury University, KYBeloit College, WIBethel University, INClarkson University, NYElon University, NCHannibal-LaGrange University, MOKettering College, OHNazareth College, NYTrevecca Nazarene University, TNXavier University of Louisiana Already 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 senior director of membership services, at (202) 466-7230 or email@example.com.