Registration Categories

Registration rates for the 2011 Annual Program Meeting vary with category.  Please see the definitions below to determine which category in which to register. For more details visit CSWE Individual Membership Categories and Dues.

CSWE Member Registration Categories (Four Options)

To qualify for a membership registration rate, you will be required to provide your membership ID number and have your member dues paid in full through October 31, 2011

  1. Full Member: Faculty and Administrator
    Members are persons holding paid faculty, administrative, or managerial appointments in programs accredited by CSWE.
  2. Full Member: Individual
    Individual Members are individuals affiliated with national, state, local, voluntary, public social welfare, and other professional social work organizations; field instructors with educational responsibilities for students in social work undergraduate and graduate programs; and others who wish to support social work education through membership in CSWE.
  3. Associate Member: Emeritus
    Emeritus Members are emeritus faculty or administrators from CSWE accredited programs and those programs in candidacy status.
  4. Associate Member: Student
    Student Members are full-time and part-time students. A student member cannot hold a full-time academic appointment.

Nonmember Registration Categories (Eight Options)

  1. Exhibit Hall Only
    Access is limited to exhibit hall ONLY during posted hours for nonexhibitor conference attendees. The exhibit hall includes the Cyber Café. Accepted 2011 APM presenters are ineligible to register for the APM using this category. The presenter session locations are held outside the exhibit hall.
  2. Higher Education Librarian
    Full-time or part-time librarian employed by a higher education institution.
  3. Individuals From Economically Lesser-Developed Countries
    These reduced registration fees are for individuals coming from countries OTHER THAN Andorra; Aruba; Australia; Austria; The Bahamas; Bahrain; Barbados; Belgium; Bermuda; Brunei Darussalam; Canada; Cayman Islands; Channel Islands; Croatia; Cyprus; Czech Republic; Denmark; Equatorial Guinea; Estonia; Faeroe Islands; Finland; France; French Polynesia; Germany; Gibraltar; Greece; Greenland; Guam; Hong Kong, China; Hungary; Iceland; Ireland; Isle of Man; Israel; Italy; Japan; Korea, Rep.; Kuwait; Latvia; Liechtenstein; Luxembourg; Macao, China; Malta; Monaco; Netherlands; Netherlands Antilles; New Caledonia; New Zealand; Northern Mariana Islands; Norway; Oman; Poland; Portugal; Puerto Rico; Qatar; San Marino; Saudi Arabia; Singapore; Slovak Republic; Slovenia; Spain; Sweden; Switzerland; Trinidad and Tobago; Turks and Caicos Islands; United Arab Emirates; United Kingdom; United States; and Virgin Islands (United States) 
    • Classifications are based on the World Bank Country Classifications
    • Nationals from countries listed on this link who are currently in the United States and working/studying in a U.S. agency need to register using the regular registration fee and do not qualify for this discounted rate.
  4. Nonmember
  5. Practitioner or Academician in Non-Social Work Field
    Full-time practitioner who does not hold an academic appointment in social work or a full-time practitioner or an academician in an allied discipline.
  6. Social Work Practitioner
    Full-time social worker who does hold an academic appointment or works for a public or private human service organization.
  7. Student Nonmember
    Full-time and part-time students who are not CSWE members. A student nonmember cannot hold a full-time academic appointment
  8. Accompanying Persons
    Accompanying persons are defined as nonpresenters, non-social work educators or members of program administration, nonpractitioners, or nonstudents who may be traveling with a CSWE meeting participant. Accompanying persons are those who do not have a professional interest in attending any functions at the APM and its affiliated meetings.

Student Volunteer

By helping with tasks crucial to the conference's success for 4 consecutive hours on 1 of 5 days, student volunteers receive a 50% discounted full-conference student registration. Learn more. As applies to student member and student nonmember registration categories, a student volunteer cannot hold a full-time academic appointment.

Exhibitor Registration

Exhibitor registration is moving to a separate website and will open on Thursday, May 12. The two complimentary full conference registrations and two exhibit hall-only registrations can only be redeemed on this site by the decision maker listed on exhibitor accounts.