Member Registration

CHECS is excited to offer a way for your entire institution to access CHECS' valuable research and services. Who can benefit from the subscription? This resource will help the institution management team (VPs, Deans, and Presidents) and the HR department in understanding who the CIO is, where they come from, and what skills, education, and experiences are required for their success. CIOs and IMTs can gain an understanding of the rapidly evolving CISO position and the requirements of this critical position. Technology leaders will understand of what it takes to be an effective CIO and the career path that they might take to reach the senior IT position.

For one annual subscription, your institution will enjoy:

CHECS Library

  • Past and current Chief Information Officer reports; research has been conducted since 2003
  • Past and current Technology Leader reports; research has been conducted since 2009
  • Past and current Chief Information Security Officer reports; research has been conducted since 2014
  • Past and current CHECS white papers, topics based on the research Presentations
  • Research presentations based on the study results held since 2003 as well as other areas of interest to the higher education community. The presentations were held at numerous events, including Sungard Summit, EDUCAUSE, Campus Technology, AACC, League for Innovation and more.


  • Reserved access to our technology Webinar series with leading technology executives from higher education and other related fields discussing trends, forecasts and solutions
  • Access to our Webinar library archive

Discussion Area

  • Enjoy a vendor-free, higher education only technology leader discussion area where our advisory board will lead conversations on topics and concerns important to the community. Our advisory board is made up of more than 20 leaders in higher education technology representing a variety of institutions from coast to coast.

Free Job Posting

  • Each institution will be able to post free technology leadership job ads, reaching a targeted audience of over 1,800 higher education CIOs, technology leaders, and CISOs.

Resume Review

  • Executive resume review. As an institution member, you can take advantage of two executive resume reviews annually. Our popular review service helps technology executives demonstrate qualified candidacy through a focused, concise resume.

Dream Job File

  • Opportunity for technology executives to submit confidential job interest and/or location which can be shared with institutions searching for technology executives.
CHECS is a nonprofit, 501(c )3 organization dedicated to the education and development of technology leaders in higher education. Your subscription will not only provide your institution with valuable information and services that will help technology leadership, it will also advance leaders in the future. In addition to conducting annual research and sharing the collected data, CHECS endows scholarships benefiting women, minorities, and those working in higher education technology seeking an education. Your support enables CHECS to continue this important work.

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Purchase a membership level corresponding to your institution's budget, then fill out our easy registration form on the next page.

Institution Budget less than $50,000,000

Institution Budget is between $50,000,000 - $100,000,000

Institution Budget over $100,000,000