The STAC membership year runs from March 1 - February 28. All memberships are up for renewal on March 1 of each year regardless of join date. Dues paid by credit card will auto renew on March 1 of each year, unless cancelled by the member.
Any person shall be eligible for Membership in the Organization who is employed by a broker, dealer, financial institution, exchange or other trading related business (subject to Board approval) located in the Chicagoland investment community and is employed in some capacity that directly supports the trading of securities, and who has served in such capacity for a period of not less than one year (however, the one year requirement may be waived at the discretion of the Membership Committee.) A membership shall become void at the end of the fiscal year during which the member ceases to be active in the securities business in the Chicagoland investment community except as explained in Section Four of the STAC bylaws, or with approval from the Membership Committee.