Join/Renew

Thank you for your interest in joining or renewing your membership with the USHJA. We look forward to serving you.

Returning members, click below to renew.

Joining for the first time?
We welcome all equestrians and horse enthusiasts with any interest in the sport. Our memberships are designed to meet your needs and provide you with access to educational, competitive and awards hunter/jumper programs, as well as general sport information. When you join the USHJA, you join a community of equestrians with a passion for the hunter/jumper sport.

Find the membership that’s right for you below.

Individual Memberships


› Active/Competing Membership

  • Required for riders, trainers or owners competing at USEF rated competitions
  • Required for USEF Licensed Officials
  • Required for USHJA Committee members
  • Purchase the Active/Competing membership package that fits your competition need: Annual ($85), 3-Year ($240), or Life ($1,500)

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› Associate Membership

  • Designed for non-competing members who want to stay up to date on industry news and access program and discount benefits from the USHJA
  • Annual fee: $35

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› Outreach Membership

  • Designed for members competing at USHJA Outreach Competitions who are not competing at USEF rated competitions
  • Annual fee: $35

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› Scholastic Membership

  • Designed for members of the Interscholastic Equestrian Association who want access to USHJA educational programs, including the Horsemanship Quiz Challenge, Emerging Athletes Program and Trainer Certification Program.
  • Annual fee: $15

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› Collegiate Memberships

  • Designed for IHSA Alumni Riders and Coaches wanting to participate in IHSA competitions. All IHSA hunt seat riders purchase their IHSA/USHJA membership through the IHSA Membership Application.
  • Collegiate Alumni fee: $15
  • Collegiate Coach fee: $35

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› Additional: WCHR Membership

  • Designed for Active/Competing Members (riders, owners and trainers) who want to be eligible for National and Regional awards as part of the World Championship Hunter Rider Program, which in part supports the USHJA Foundation Horseman's Assistance Fund.
  • Annual fee: $50

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Please note: All members who are not Life or Active/Competing members are subject to USHJA Show Pass Fees if competing in USEF licensed competitions

Group Memberships


› Affiliated Association Membership

  • The following types of groups benefit from an Affiliated Association Membership:
    • Local, state, regional and national organizations, clubs, associations, corporations, and other groups that conduct equestrian competitions or other programs or events
    • Educational institutions which offer equine related programs
    • Riding academies or stables with a lesson program that host shows or clinics

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