Benefits and discounts

Many of the benefits and services offered to Mensa members are listed below. Not listed are the endless opportunities for friendship and belonging through the vast network of social activities at both the national and the local level.

For benefit and service recommendations or to become one of the special benefits and services available to American Mensa members, please contact our Membership Department.

Membership benefits for Young Mensans

It can be tough to be the smartest kid in the room, but Mensa makes it a little easier by providing a wide range of benefits and opportunities specifically for Young Mensans. From contests to newsletters; discounts on AP prep courses and our own accelerated reading program, Mensa's Gifted Youth benefits are just another way we provide our younger members with valuable resources.

2e News
Subscribe to 2e News

2e News, the next generation of the 2e Newsletter, is a subscription-based website that provides information, research, and perspectives to promote understanding of twice-exceptional education and neurodiversity.

Alamo® Rent A Car
Rent from Alamo® on your next trip

Save more so you can see more. American Mensa members get a member discount on everyday low prices when you rent with Alamo®.

American Mensa's Mensa Works
American Mensa's Mensa Works

Don’t get lost on the commercial job boards; American Mensa’s Mensa Works is tailored just for Mensa members. Powered by career services leader Boxwood, Mensa Works distinguishes itself from generalist job boards in a number of ways.

Choice Hotels
Stay at Choice Hotels

American Mensa members save up to 15 percent off the regular rate at more than 4,000 participating Comfort Inns, Comfort Suites, Clarion Hotels, Sleep Inn and Suites, Mainstay Suites, Econo Lodges and Rodeway Inns. Members also get free Choice Privileges membership, EA$Y Choice and Airline Miles.

Dell
Dell

American Mensa has joined Dell's Member Purchase Program, through which association members enjoy promotions and discounts on the largest catalog of home and office systems.

EyeMed Individual Vision Plans
EyeMed Individual Vision Plans

EyeMed Vision Care makes it easy to start saving with access to thousands of independent eye doctors and popular retailers like LensCrafters, Pearle Vision, Target Optical and Sears Optical, and thousands of independent providers.

Free Spirit Publishing
Free Spirit Publishing

Free Spirit Publishing produces award-winning books for and about gifted kids; they are the leading publisher of learning tools that support young people's social and emotional health. American Mensa members get a 20-percent discount on all of Free Spirit's products.

GEICO
Member Discount: GEICO Insurance

The GEICO Insurance Program offers American Mensa members quality auto insurance at a discount with complete 24-hour sales, policy and claims service.

Hertz
Hertz

Hertz offers discounts to Mensa members on a multitude of rental car needs.

HP
HP

We've teamed up with HP Inc. to offer our members up to a 35 percent discount on award-winning technology for the home and home office.

Johns Hopkins Center for Talented Youth
Johns Hopkins Center for Talented Youth

Since 1979, the Johns Hopkins University Center for Talented Youth has worked to identify and develop the talents of the most advanced K-12 learners worldwide. Today the center offers a very exclusive benefit to Young Mensans: 10 percent off online courses.

LifeBound
LifeBound

Members receive a 33 percent discount when they buy three or more books from LifeBound, whose books, programs and curricula follow a stair-step developmental path for students from grades 5-12 and beyond into college and career.

Mensa Match
Mensa Match

In partnership with Match.com®, American Mensa has created Mensa Match, which helps Mensans meet to find friendship and love with one another or to form those connections with people outside of Mensa.

Mensa Store
The Mensa Store

Get your nerdy gear here: The all-new Mensa Store features a wide range of products including T-shirts, sweaters, hoodies, hats, and more.

Mercer Health & Benefits Administration
Mercer Health & Benefits Administration

Mercer Health & Benefits Administration offers comprehensive major medical, short-term, and personal accident insurance.

National car rental
National car rental

As an American Mensa member, you'll receive up to 20% off rentals at National Car Rental.

Nationwide pet insurance
Nationwide pet insurance

Pets get sick. They get hurt, too. And though you can’t predict when something will happen, you can be prepared when it does with pet insurance from Nationwide.

Office Depot
Shop at Office Depot and Save

We’ve partnered with one of the world’s largest office products distributors to help Mensans save money both online and at Office Depot’s stores. Need help “taking care of business”? Let Office Depot help and get a discount just for being a Mensa member!

PC Connection
PC Connection

American Mensa is the first association to join PC Connection's corporate discount program and get up to 6 percent off listed prices. Members set up their own login under American Mensa's master account to take advantage of these discounts.

Priceline Travel
Priceline Travel

We've partnered with the Priceline Partner Network to provide an entire website to handle all of your travel-related needs.

Rated M: The Mensa Marketing Research Panel
Rated M: The Mensa Marketing Research Panel

Share your opinions and influence products and services — and get compensated for doing so! Participants are compensated for taking part in anonymous surveys and can choose how often to take them.

Road Scholar learning adventures
Road Scholar learning adventures

Road Scholar, the not-for-profit world leader in educational travel since 1975, offers 5,500 educational adventures in all 50 states and 150 countries. Mensa members who are first-time Road Scholar participants are eligible for a Road Scholar gift certificate of $100, good for your first learning adventure.

SIRVA Home Benefits
SIRVA Home Benefits

Whether you are interested in purchasing a new home or refinancing an existing home loan, SIRVA Mortgage will take you through the mortgage process with experienced professionals, competitive rates, and innovative products.

Vanity email aliases
Get a Mensa vanity email alias

Mensa International, Ltd., offers free vanity email aliases to all current members. If you want an "@member.mensa.org" address, you can have it free along with access to both American Mensa's online Community and Mensa International's global online community — for as long as you remain a current member of American Mensa.