Take the Mensa Admission Test

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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Submit Your Past Scores

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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Take the Mensa Practice Test

Wondering if you’re Mensa material? With this test, you’ll know in 30 minutes the likelihood of success on our official admission test. Still wondering?

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Putting humans in space isn’t about exploration or national pride; it isn’t even about science. It’s about survival. A species that can look past short-term costs to the long-term benefit wins. It wins in the only way the universe cares — by staying alive.

It began with my sixth great grandfather, once a deputy sheriff of Frederick County. There, during the American Revolution, he formed and outfitted a militia company to support the war effort. Almost 250 years later, in August, our story came full circle with my visit to a grave in the French capital containing soil from Bunker Hill.

Three hundred Mensans and their guests — tabletop enthusiasts all — travel cross-country to review the year’s best new-to-market board games. Just five are awarded the coveted Mensa Select® seal. See which games made the cut.

Our bond forms so tightly that it’s fundamental — a quantum interaction. Over space and time, we are always together, somewhere in the multiverse.


A Mensan since age 6, there’s not much that Rodrigo Medinilla can’t do. From spelling bee champion to robotics team medalist, his thirst for knowledge and growing list of talents are truly limitless.

With pride, we celebrate these Local Groups and volunteers within our ranks that continue to go above and beyond to make American Mensa grow and thrive. Inside, you’ll find our 2019 national and group award winners.

Driving at night can be more than challenging — it’s also one of the most dangerous times to be behind the wheel. Nearly half of all vehicle passenger fatalities in the United States occur at night So, how do you know what kind of car headlights are right for you?

For five days each summer, Mensans gather for food, fun, and fellowship. The Annual Gathering is a time to make new friends and to rekindle old friendships. Relive the fun in photos, and of course, tag yourself! (Photography by Sandy Marak)


Events

National

Mind Games

An annual tradition since 1990, Mind Games is a four-day board-game-judging marathon, during which the year’s five best new-to-market tabletop games are chosen and awarded the coveted Mensa Select® seal. Join hundreds of tabletop fanatics for a long weekend of around-the-clock board gaming.

Foundation Colloquium

This one-day educational symposium provides a forum to explore, debate, and evaluate a major issue of long-range importance to society. Colloquium 2019 will explore thee inherent intertwine of privacy rights and information technology, the balance between personal privacy and public security, and what privacy looks like in the 21st century.

Annual Gathering

The largest yearly confab of Mensans anywhere, this event spans five days and features a sprawl of talks, games, and entertainment unlike any other. In Phoenix, you can beat the heat with the company of cool people, exciting tours, and a dizzying array of fascinating programs and special events.


Regional & Local

North Dakota Mensa invites you to join us for FoRGe North, our 14th RG! The event will take place in historic Grand Forks, and the program includes visits to museums, historic sites, a vineyard with private wine tasting, a Cold War missile silo tour, and much more!

Join hundreds of Mensans from dozens of countries and enjoy Belgian chocolates! Belgian fries! Belgian beers! Belgian waffles!

Join hundreds of Mensans from dozens of countries and enjoy Belgian chocolates! Belgian fries! Belgian beers! Belgian waffles!

Join Metropolitan Washington Mensa Aug. 16-18 for Regional Gathering: PANDEMIC! SPY GAMES. We’ll have themed programming on all things nefarious and shady. Register your spot today.