• Welcome to your ISM Membership

    ISM membership is your key to access our resources and services. The membership is a loyalty program, a benefits program, and a rewards program all wrapped up in one—a way to save your school both time and money.

  • Ideas & Perspectives

    Gold members receive unlimited access to more than 600 articles from ISM's advisory publications, through our searchable online archives.

  • The Consortium Connection on LinkedIn

    Direct access to our Consultants and your colleagues is now available through a members-only LinkedIn page. Ask a question, share an observation, discuss an Ideas & Perspectives article, start a discussion—it’s up to you.

  • FAST—Powered by ISM®

    Get Gold member-level service when you use our FAST software to process your financial aid applications. We waive both the annual fee and the set-up fee.

  • Risk Assessment Survey

    As concerns about school safety increase, we have added this online survey to the Gold benefits. Generate an overall risk assessment score, and identify and prioritize areas where your school needs to take action.

  • ISM Theory for ISM (Consortium) Members

    This handy downloadable reference guide brings new members up to speed, and offers current members easy access to the key components of our theory. You’ll find the Stability Markers™, Purpose and Outcome Statements, the ISM Advancement Model™, and other central topics from our advisory publication, Ideas & Perspectives.

  • Summer Institute Workshop Grants: New for Silver Members

    Members have the exclusive opportunity to apply for grants to attend our summer workshops. The awards are based on demonstrated need, with Gold members eligible for up to 100% and now Silver members for up to 50%.

  • Online Research Area

    Gold members have exclusive access to all of ISM's continuously updated research, findings, and survey results through the ISM online research area.

  • Gold Savings

    Gold members not only benefit from this outstanding training, but also receive a 15% savings on Summer Institute, School-Year and one-day workshops, executive retreats, and Webinars.

Gold Membership Go Gold →

Ideas & Perspectives

Gold Members receive a subscription to ISM's venerable research-based Ideas & Perspectives published 16 times a year.

I&P for iPad

For Gold members who are on the go or just want to lower their carbon footprint—Ideas & Perspectives is now available on iPad.

ISM Theory for Consortium Members

Download this collection (PDF) of articles to get you up to speed on ISM theory.

ISM Research

As a Gold member, you get full access to the research area of our Web site, including the most recent survey results and studies.

Gold Savings

Gold members have preferred pricing when it comes to shopping on our Web site.

Consortium Connection

ISM Consortium members think creatively about the issues that shape private-independent schools.

Telephone Consulting

Members receive 90 minutes of free telephone consulting. Have an issue for an ISM Consultant?

Loyalty Rewards Program

Consortium is a loyalty program itself, amd we reward members with credits earned for virtually every dollar you spend.

Risk Assessment Survey

Rate your schools current risk levels and receive scores that prioritize areas for action.

The Collection Series

Consortium Members have free access to ISM Collections, key ISM theory grouped by topic in handy e-books.

FAST®—Powered by ISM

Consortium members have free access to FAST®— Powered by ISM, the industry's latest financial aid processing software.

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