You're invited to join!

The PMI SFBAC invites you to become a member to enjoy all the benefits of membership. The chapter welcomes professionals from all industries and experience levels. You do not need to have a Project Manager title to join.

To join the chapter you must be an active member of the Project Management Institute ($139 per year). You may join the San Francisco Bay Chapter ($35 per year, $15 for students) after you become a member of PMI. 

Membership cost out of reach? We are committed to ensuring our members can maintain their membership if they have experienced financial strain due to the global pandemic. PMI offers a 1-Year Hardship Membership FREE of charge for anyone who is currently unemployed and seeking work. To qualify you must be a paying member for a minimum of 3 years. For details contact the PMI Headquarters Customer Service Department at 610-356-4600.

How to Join the Project Management Institute and the San Francisco Bay Area Chapter

  1. Go to
  2. Click “Join Now” on the left hand side under “Become a PMI Member”
  3. Click the type of membership desired, e.g. “Individual”
  4. On the next page, select “Add to cart”
  5. On the next page below the “Checkout” option select “Community Membership”. Click “Browse Communities”
  6. This brings you to a page called “PMI Components and Communities”. Under the Chapter heading click “North America”
  7. On the next page select “California”
  8. Click “Join” under San Francisco Bay Area Chapter
  9. “Add to cart” and follow the checkout process

NOTE: You may also call the PMI Customer Care line at (610) 356-4600. Option 8 and the representative will instruct you on how to join and answer any questions you may have.

PMI Global will process your application within a few weeks and your data will be added to our chapter database.

How to Add the SF Bay Area Chapter to your PMI Membership

If you are already a member of PMI you may add our chapter to your membership for $35 per year.

  1. Log into the website with your PMI user id and password
  2. Click or copy this link into your browser:
  3. Select “California”
  4. Click “Join” under San Francisco Bay Area Chapter
  5. “Add to cart” and follow the checkout process

Member's Benefits

With more than 2,850 members, the PMI San Francisco Bay Area Chapter is the 15th largest chapter in over 200 global PMI chapters. The chapter has delivered exclusive member benefits to Bay Area professionals for over 48 years.

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Volunteer Opportunities

Enhance the profession of project management, reap the benefits of expanding connections, and leverage career advancement opportunities, all while volunteering with PMI.

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Maintain Certificate & Earn PDUs

PMI SFBAC connects members with many opportunities to earn Professional Development Units (PDUs) to fulfill the Project Management Institute (PMI) Continuing Certification Requirements (CCR) Program.

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Get Hyperdrive Agile Certification

PMI/Hyperdrive Partnership - Interested in a class? Learn more about Hyperdrive Agile courses and get exclusive PMI member discounts on registration.

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