University Economic Development Association


When You Join UEDA

…every individual within your organization enjoys the benefits of being a member. Memberships are organized by branch campus and structured based on the Carnegie Classifications system. Each organization, has only one voting affiliate individual, which we call an Ambassador.

The following table explains the various membership types. Please choose one and complete the associated form to become a member.

Organization Membership

This membership is for all singular higher education institutions, nonprofit organizations, private sector businesses, and municipalities. This membership provides benefits to all employees at your physical location or campus branch and includes one voting member to UEDA.

$662 annual membership

Ecosystem Membership

This membership is for multiple organizations wishing to join UEDA. Ecosystems are groups or collaboratives working together to drive economic development. Ecosystems can include regional collaboratives, university systems, or any other group that naturally works together. 

The ecosystem membership includes a lead organization who can add any combination of additional organizations or individuals. All organizations receive membership benefits for all employees at their physical location or branch. Individuals can be added on their own, but receive limited benefits to membership. All ecosystem memberships will be reviewed by UEDA.

First Organization
$662 annual membership

Each Additional Organization
$395 annual membership

Each Additional Individual
$50 annual membership