USCF Memberships




In order to play in a rated tournament, you must be a member of the USCF (United States Chess Federation. Membership fees vary depending upon age and choice of magazine subscription. You can purchase a USCF membership on our site by clicking here: in our online Store Or, for instant real time processing, you can purchase at the USCF website at the following link: Real Time Processing

Individual Memberships

Membership Plans
Premium Young Adult Membership (Age 24 and Under)
Cost

$33.00 $61.00 $88.00
Membership Details and Benefits
Includes 12 issues per year of Chess Life, the right to earn a chess rating in the official national rating system. Premium Young Adult members must be 25 years old or under at expiration, whether paying for one year or multiple years.

Membership Plans
Premium Young Adult Membership (Age 24 and Under)
$26.00 $47.00 $67.00
Membership Details and Benefits
Includes online access to Chess Life, the right to earn a chess rating in the official national rating system. Regular Young Adult members must be 25 years old or under at expiration, whether paying for one year or multiple years.

Membership Plans

Premium Young Adult Membership (Age 24 and Under)
$28.00 $51.00 $73.00
Membership Details and Benefits
Includes 6 issues per year of Chess Life, the right to earn a chess rating in the official national rating system. Premium Youth members must be 16 years old or under at expiration, whether paying for one year or multiple years.

Membership Plans

Regular Youth Membership (Age 15 and Under)
$22.00 $40.00 $57.00
Membership Details and Benefits
Includes online access to Chess Life, the right to earn a chess rating in the official national rating system. Regular Youth members must be 16 years old or under at expiration, whether paying for one year or multiple years. .

Membership Plans
Regular Scholastic Membership (Age 12 and Under)
$24.00 $43.00 $61.00
Membership Details and Benefits
Includes 6 issues per year of Chess Life for Kids, the right to earn a chess rating in the official national rating system. Premium Scholastic members must be 13 years old or under at expiration, whether paying for one year or multiple years.

Membership Plans

Premium Young Adult Membership (Age 24 and Under)
$17.00 $30.00 $42.00
Membership Details and Benefits
Includes online access to Chess Life for Kids, the right to earn a chess rating in the official national rating system. Regular Scholastic members must be 13 years old or under at expiration, whether paying for one year or multiple years.

Family Membership Plans

Membership Plans
Family Membership Plan #1 (Primary Family Member under age 25)
One Year
$75.00
Family Membership Plans

Membership Plans
Family Membership Plan #1 (Primary Family Member under age 25)
One Year
$75.00
Family Membership Plans

Membership Plans
Family Membership Plan #2 (All members under age 25)
One Year
$75.00
Family Membership Plans