Membership Dues & Convention Fees

TMEA membership year is July 1-June 30. When you join or renew your membership, you can purchase other items and register for the annual convention.

Membership Dues
  • Active: $50
  • Retired: $20
  • College Students: $25
  • Institutional and Sustaining members join through our Exhibitor pages.
Don’t Live in Texas?

We welcome you to support our organization by becoming an active member. However, to attend the TMEA Clinic/Convention, out-of-state attendees are only required to pay registration fees.

Convention Fees

Texas music educators must be active members of TMEA to register for the annual convention.

Attendee Type Mail/Email/Fax
(by Jan. 20)
Online Early
(by Jan. 20)
(after Jan. 20)
Active Member $60 $60 $80
Retired Member $20 $20 $20
College Student Member
(included with
$0 $0 $0
Out-of-State $110 $110 $130

Convention fees for members and out-of-state registrants are refundable as follows:

  • Refunds must be requested via email to by February 1 (we cannot honor verbal requests). Please indicate whether the refund should go to the member or school district.
  • Refunds will be reduced by a 10% refund fee.

After February 1, no refunds will be processed.

Need Help?

For questions about membership, email Membership Manager Susan Daugherty.