NSSLHA Membership

NMSU Chapter

Membership forms and fees ($20) are collected at the beginning of each semester. If you are interested in joining NSSLHA or wish to renew your membership, forms may be found on the bulletin boards on the ground floor of the Speech Building.  Don’t have time to stop by the Speech Building? Not a problem! Download the NSSLHA membership form as a .pdf.  Fill it out and turn it in along with your membership fee to any of our officers.

NSSLHA Membership Form     –     Bylaws Fall 2017

National NSSLHA

Membership with National NSSLHA is required of all NMSU NSSLHA members who would like to be entered into the drawing for financial assistance to the National ASHA Convention held in the fall.  Membership fees total $60. There are numerous benefits, including access to numerous journals, publications, and the NSSLHA Now! newsletter, as well as discounted rates for the ASHA convention. For more information on registration, visit the National NSSLHA website: www.nsslha.org, or speak with any of the officers.

Questions regarding membership fees? Contact our treasurer at treasurernsslha@gmail.com.

Point System

A point system tracks the involvement of NSSLHA members per year. Members may fall under three categories:

  • Paid member: 0-1 point
  • Active member: 2-6 points
  • Participating member: 7+ points

Points may be accumulated in various ways, including:

  • Attending a general meeting (1 point)
  • Attending an academic event (1 point)
  • Participating in a community service/fundraiser event (2 points)
  • Making a donation to NMSU NSSLHA (1 point, with 3 point maximum)
  • Joining National NSSLHA (3 points)

Questions regarding the point system? Contact our secretary at secretarynsslha@gmail.com