Junior League of Champaign-Urbana

Junior League of Champaign-Urbana, Women building better communities

Membership Requirements & Application

To be eligible to join the Junior League of Champaign-Urbana, a woman must be 21 years old by June 1st of the year in which she is seeking membership. No member sponsorship is required to join the Junior League of Champaign-Urbana. We accept new members each summer to participate in our New Member Class which begins in the fall.

All new members must:

  • Attend monthly New Member Class meetings and monthly General Membership meetings from September to May.
  • Actively participate in the New Member class project.
  • Pay Entrollment Dues.
  • Complete a total of 13 volunteer hours by May 31st:
    • 3 hours at the Festival of Trees event;
    • 3-4 hours at another fundraising event;
    • 3 hours on a JLCU project/program;
    • 3 flexible hours which includes: 
      • 1 Credit per every 1 Project Hour
      • 1 Credit per every 1 Festival of Trees Hour
      • 1 Credit to attend Council Meeting (up to 2 credits a year)
      • Other opportunities approved by the JLCU Board of Directors

Please review the New Membership Agreement online or print out a PDF.