2013 MSS Annual Meeting

  • Integrating the Sociology Eclectic:  Research, Teaching and Activism

  • Mar. 27 - 30 

  • Chicago Marriott Downtown Magnificent Mile   

Registration Rules
Please read if you're new to MSS.

 -Payment of membership dues and registration fees is REQUIRED by Feb. 1st for all meeting participants, including session organizers, panelists, discussants, paper & poster presenters.  

-Program participants who do not join MSS and register for the meeting before Feb. 1st may be dropped from the program.

-If not participating in the annual meeting as a presenter, you may register either during the advance registration period ending March 6th; or onsite in Chicago. See rates at right!

 -You must be a 2013 member or a LIFE member of MSS to register at the member-only rates.

-If not yet a member, you may join MSS now at the membership page

 -You may register electronically [link below], or by downloading the paper form [link below] and mailing it to MSS. 

-Paper registrations sent through the mail must be postmarked by March 6th; or they will be returned.

-Refunds will be given only in the case of emergency, subject to the decision of the Program Chair & will be subject to a $5 transaction fee.

-Registration packets, including full information about the annual meeting and a mail-in registration form, were mailed to all MSS members January 18. 
If you were a member by Jan. 18, one was sent to you.  
If you joined MSS after Jan. 18,  one was sent to you within 7-10 days of your joining MSS.

If you did not receive a registration packet - click to view: registration packet .

Grab a credit card and click here 
to register online.

NOTE:  Use this option to pay registration only.
Pay membership dues separately at the membership page.
To register by mail using check or credit card, download this form.

NOTE:  Use this mail-in form to pay membership dues AND conference registration on the same form.
Registration Fees

During advance registration period 
beginning Dec 12, ending March 6:

•$35 Student members of MSS***

•$90 Regular members of MSS***

•$110 NONmembers

During the LATE registration period 
beginning onsite in Chicago Mar 26th:

•$55 Student members of MSS***

•$120 Regular members of MSS***

•$150 NONmembers

***Starred rates are only for LIFE members and dues-paying members of MSS.

No registration available March 7 - 25th.
If you have questions about, or problems with, the registration process, please contact the MSS Exec Office by phone during business hours at 319.338.5247; or by email.
Advance registration has CLOSED.
If you plan to attend, but have not yet registered, you may register onsite in Chicago, beginning Weds, March 27th, at 10 am. See fees, below.
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