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We have supervised tests scheduled across the United States. Attend one in your area, then score at or above the 98th percentile to be invited to join American Mensa.

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Qualify the quick, easy way by sending us evidence of scores from prior intelligence tests you've taken. For individuals younger than 14, this is the only way to qualify.

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Wondering if you're Mensa material? Take the Mensa Practice Test for just $9.99 in June and you'll know the likelihood of success on our official Admission Test.

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If you feel like the pace of life is speeding up, that news, information and new technologies are moving faster and faster, you’re not alone. A new global survey on financial, political and social issues reveals future-shaping divides.

You are more likely to be struck by lightning than you are to make the finals of the Scripps National Spelling Bee. That’s reality for the approximately 11 million students who have participated this year at some level in the annual spelling challenge. Staggering odds, sure, but my student beat them more than once.

300 Mensans persevered through 42 hours of nonstop tabletop action, winnowing 74 new-to-market games to just these five — our 2017 Mensa Select winners.

How will the development of affective computing and artificial emotional intelligence transform our relationship with technology?

The new Association Management System (AMS) rolled out Nov. 14, with a smooth transition and minimal service interruptions. For the average member, access to our website and their member data are fully functioning.

Access and distribution to month-end reports will now be based on pertinent leadership positions, streamlining changeover periods for local groups and helping staff be more responsive to requests for assistance.

Learn how to easily leverage simple, cost-effective digital advertising to attract more potential new members to your Local Group test sessions using Google's AdWords advertising platform.

The Election Committee of American Mensa has announced the results of the 2017 election.



Foundation Colloquium

Catastrophes — from hurricanes to mass shootings to epidemics — have created health care challenges as complex as the disasters themselves. Expert speakers explain how the medical community is transforming to cope.

Annual Gathering

Sun, fun and fellowship are beckoning for our yearly bash spanning the July 4th weekend. Stunning water-front views await you at the 5-star Diplomat Beach Resort, as well as the usual games, Hospitality and programming that can be found only at a Mensa gathering.

Mind Games

Join a few hundred new and longtime board-game friends at Mind Games at the Crowne Plaza Denver for a weekend of playing new-to-the-market games. After a weekend of nonstop game play, you decide which games earn the coveted Mensa Select® seal.