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Membership Types:
Annual Individual Contributor
Annual Family Sponsor
Senior Individual (65+) Patron
Senior Family Director’s Circle
Student (USA only) Educator Pass
Overseas (any address outside USA) Young Professional

Member(s) Information

Student memberships and Educator Pass ($25) may be submitted online, but require proof of status prior to activation. Please email with one of the following forms of proof: school ID card, Teacher Union card, or Homeschool Association/Network Membership card.

Membership Renew annually. Refund Policy: Oriental Institute Memberships are not refundable.

Gift Membership:

If you are purchasing this membership as a gift, please fill out the contact information for the person you wish to receive the membership.


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