Join Become an NUEA West Member!

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NUEA West membership is open to all NU alumni. You must be an NU alum to join, and membership is just $40 for a full year of free and discounted entry to over 20 events, access to our awesome NUEA Job List, and participation in our signature programs such as our Writers Group, Peer Groups, and the LA|NU Showcase for writers and actors!

Here’s how to join or renew:

First, make sure you are following the NUEA West club space on Our Northwestern to affiliate your alumni profile with our club:

  • Visit our club page, then find the “Follow” button next to the “Share” button on the upper right-hand side of the page (to the right of the page title).
  • If you are already following our club space, you’ll see a green check mark there, and you can register for your membership!
  • If you are not following our club space, click the “Follow” button! When you are following our page, you’ll see a green check mark and the word “Following” in the upper right.
  • The system requires 1-2 days to synch, and after that time you will receive our e-mails and be able to join the club.

To join the club:

  • Either visit our club page and click the “Pay or Renew Your Club Dues” button, or go directly to our membership form on the new Our Northwestern alumni website.
  • If prompted, log in to Our Northwestern using Facebook, Google, Twitter, or LinkedIn.
  • Once you are logged in, update your address and contact information. Select the appropriate membership option and any applicable promotional codes, and enter your billing information.
  • And that’s it! You will receive a confirmation e-mail once your membership has been renewed. If you have any questions, please contact us at .
Please e-mail if you have any questions or issues with your renewal.

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Need a little more convincing? Here’s a quick overview of the benefits of joining the NUEA West:


  • 300+ active membership; plus 1,800+ area alumni in the industry
  • Mixers with other college entertainment alumni groups
  • Our annual Holiday Mixer and Oscars Party


  • Peer Groups – meet others in your field and learn from experienced NU alumni in the industry
  • Industry Panels – opportunity to meet and learn from working professionals
  • Writers Group – members have gone on to sell/option scripts, get pilot deals, win screenwriting competitions and write for hit TV programs


  • LA|NU Showcase – a collection of original work written and performed by NU alumni
  • Member News – promote your work, show, screening or if you have a business – offer discounts to fellow NUEA members
  • Short Film Night – a great way to showcase your work and network
  • The Script Reading Series – scripts by NUEA writers and read by NUEA actors
  • NUTube – a hub for work by NUEA members on YouTube


  • NUEA Job List – discover industry openings posted by other NUEA members
  • Member Discounts – exclusive specials and discounts for NUEA members
  • Screenings and Play Ticket Discounts – special screenings of films by NU alumni, as well as awesome discount to plays featuring the talents of NU alums
For more information on any of these programs, or if you are interested in a particular program, please e-mail with your area of interest in the subject line of your e-mail.