Become a Member!

    PMI Houston is a local chapter of the international organization, Project Management Institute (PMI). 

    Why Join PMI and PMI Houston?

    • Low membership fees
    • Discounts on PMI® events and training
    • Monthly meetings at convenient venues
    • National and local job listings
    • Enhanced networking opportunities
    • Skills training and career development
    • Opportunities to earn PDUs
    • Volunteer opportunities (earn PDUs)
    • PMP Exam prep and certification support
    • Complimentary Monthly Newsletter

    To Become a Member of the Houston Chapter...

    1. Join PMI Global and the Houston Chapter at the same time.

    To become a member, you must first join PMI® Global. Visit PMI Membership and select the appropriate type of membership. Be sure to select the Houston Chapter by browsing the available chapters. Costs can be found here.

    2. Already a member of PMI Global? Join the Houston Chapter now!

    If you're already a PMI® Global member and wish to join our Chapter, click here. The cost is $37.00 for chapter membership ($10.00 for students), in addition to regular PMI® Global dues, and $37.00 annually thereafter. If you experience difficulty in adding Houston Chapter membership to your profile or have any questions, please contact Support.

    New (or Renewing) Members

    After you join (or renew) your membership with PMI Houston, please visit the NEW MEMBER INFORMATION WEB PAGE. We are excited you have decided to join (or renew), and you will begin receiving the benefits of your membership right away.

    IMPORTANT - It takes up to three business days for PMI® Global to process your new Houston Chapter membership (or renewal). In the meantime, you will be unable to log in and receive member benefits and pricing.

    Membership Benefits

    Network of Project Management Professionals

    Network on a regular basis with peers, key figures, and recognized leaders in practice and academia. Our surveys tell us that the #1 reason for joining the Houston Chapter is our networking opportunities. With more than 4,000 members, this is the best place to nurture professional relationships and connect with like-minded professional in the Houston area. Chapter meetings, education seminars, and volunteer opportunities not only provide valluable project management knowledge, they also put you in direct contact with fellow professionals who could refer you to your next job.  

    Professional Development

    Develop your professional skills by attending our seminars and workshops. These events will allow you to display your proficiency and professionalism in the Project Management field by sitting for the PMP® examination, and staying current with a variety of Project Management literature, latest thinking trends, and activities in Project Management. 

    Discounts on Chapter Events

    PMI Members Only area of this website which includes online job listings by PMI® Houston employer partners, discussion forums and a file repository for PMI® Houston private and subscription groups, online presentations and white papers from key events and Partners, and other great Discounts  

    PMI Houston Chapter Newsletters

    Monthly Newsletter: PMI Houston Chapter members receive a monthly newsletter which communicates valuable chapter information. The newsletter generally includes details on the upcoming chapter dinner meeting, announcements of other events, interesting professional articles, membership and certification updates, and much more.  

    Current Job Listing

    Chapter members can join our member-only Job Posting service.  Employers may post positions with the Chapter (at no cost), which are then e-mailed to participating Chapter members 

    Volunteer Opportunities

    Volunteer to strengthen your Project Management skills and provide a chance to actively direct the course of the organization through board and committee involvement.

    Membership Costs

    If you're already a PMI® Global member and wish to join our Chapter, click here.

    The cost is $37.00 ($10.00 for students), in addition to regular PMI® Global dues, and $37.00 annually thereafter. If you experience difficulty in adding Houston Chapter membership to your profile or have any questions, please contact Support.

    Keeping Your Account Current: Members must update their account information at PMI® Global, and the updates will be reflected in the Houston Chapter account information. This information includes the company name, change of name, change of title, etc.

    TIP: Please be sure to keep your profile information accurate and complete on the site. We tailor our member offerings and activities based in part on information we receive from PMI® Global. 

    Account Expiration: Chapter membership, and your ability to log in and receive member pricing, automatically expire at the same time as your PMI® Global membership expiration.

    Test Drive a Membership

    Would you like to attend a PMI® Chapter Event to meet some of your fellow project management professionals and see what the chapter is all about? You’re welcome to attend, even as a non-member!


    If you have difficulty signing up for your membership on the site, please contact them as follows:

    Questions about PMI Houston Membership Contact the PMI Houston Chapter VP of Membership.


    PMI Global Support:

    If you have difficulty signing up for your membership on the site or questions about your certification contact PMI Global Support.

    PMI Global’s customer care can answer questions and provide the best information and solutions.

    3 ways to connect to PMI Customer care:

    Phone  +1 610- 356-4600  (8:00 am to 8:00 pm US ET)

    Chat function available through (8:00 am to 8:00 pm US ET) or email @

    Questions about your membership: PMI Hardship Provision

    A "Hardship Provision" is available to any PMI member whose financial condition has changed drastically and sufficiently so that a member would have difficulty renewing their membership.  A member must be in good standing for at least three previous years to qualify for the hardship provision. Under this provision, a member is granted a waiver for one year of PMI membership dues and one year of dues for membership in any two PMI Chapters of which the applicant was a member the previous year. The Hardship Provision may be granted for a maximum of two years for each member.  This information can also be located on the back of the renewal invoice that members receive. To apply for consideration send a letter explaining the nature of the hardship, along with the invoice, to the attention of the Manager, Membership Services prior to the membership expiration date. Please remember that any incorrect or untrue statements made by a member are in violation of the PMI Member Ethical Standards-Member Standards of Conduct and may lead to the initiation of an ethics complaint in accordance with the PMI Member Ethics Case Procedures.