Affiliate Member Collaborations

Affiliate Member Collaborations

The Federation of Independent Illinois Colleges and Universities invites application for Affiliate Membership from businesses and organizations within our institutions membership. Affiliation with the Federation offers vendors the opportunity to market their goods and services to the executive leadership teams of member colleges and universities in order to create business opportunities.


To be considered for Affiliate Membership, businesses and organizations must:

• Provide goods and or services to at least one Federation-member institution
• Receive an endorsement from at least one of our institutions attesting to the quality of the organization’s business practices and services. The Federation relies upon the feedback of our member institutions for their review of the qualification of prospective members
• Affirm the Federation’s Code of Ethics, developed by members to promote ethical business practices
• Pay annual membership dues of $1,500


Affiliate members will:

• Have the opportunity to produce articles about unique offerings, trends and innovation in their respective fields for publishing in an e-newsletter which is distributed to the leadership of Federation member colleges and universities
• Receive listing on the Federation’s Affiliate Member web page with the affiliate member’s logo, description, contact information, and web link to the affiliate’s own web page of choice
• Company recognition through sponsorships, trainings, webinars, and receptions for member institutions
• Receive copies of the association print and electronic publications
• Be recognized annually by the Federation as an organization that supports independent higher education in Illinois


Please check this page often as we add new members. The list of our current affiliate member collaborations is shown alphabetically below.