Membership Information

Join or Renew Membership

Professional Membership

Professional: $40
Retired: $25

  • Memberships expire one year from join/renew date.
  • Membership are non-refundable and non-transferable. See MATSOL payment policies.
  • Membership dues price is per person. MATSOL does not offer group/department membership dues.
Join MATSOL Online
  • Pay by credit card only.
  • Membership activates immediately.

*Note: To submit an individual application or renewal on behalf of someone else, please renew by mail or contact MATSOL about doing a group renewal.  Each member must use their own username and password to log in to our system.

Join MATSOL by Mail -- print and send membership form.alt
  • Use for one or more memberships
  • Use to pay by purchase order, check, or money order (Groups also may request credit card payment)
  • Send by email to [email protected]
  • Allow 2-3 weeks for processing

Please write to [email protected] for assistance with MATSOL membership issues.

Free Student Membership

In order to support college and university students preparing to become teachers in TESOL, bilingual, and EL education, the MATSOL Board of Directors initiated a new program in July 2020 offering free student memberships for up to two years. 

  • Free student members are available to new members who are matriculated in a degree program in a Massachusetts college or university program for TESOL, applied linguistics, education or related field. It is is not intended for current members enrolled in continuing education programs.
  • The memberships expire in one or two years, based on anticipated graduation date. After that time, members must renew at the Professional rate

Proof of Student Status

  • Upload a screen shot or document from your college or university showing current enrollment in a degree program.
Apply online for a student membership

Memberships are reviewed and approved weekly. 

Please write to [email protected] for assistance with MATSOL membership issues.


Member Benefits

MATSOL is a professional association of educators of English language learners in Massachusetts. Our members include educators in PK-12 schools, adult basic education and workplace programs, and institutions of higher learning. MATSOL is an affiliate of TESOL International Association.