Become a Member

As a member you are qualified for discounts on retreats and programs at your Zen Center and other Zen Centers of the Kwan Um School of Zen. You will also receive the School’s quarterly journal, Primary Point.

Membership rates:

    • Individual Membership – $30/month, $90/quarter, $360/year
    • Family Membership – $40/month, $120/quarter, $480/year
    • Student/Senior Membership – $20/month, $60/quarter, $240/year


To become a member in North America, please choose one of the following links:

1. Become a member online.

2. Print out an application and mail with your payment.

3. Become a member through PayPal, using credit card or PayPal.


To become a member of the Kwan Um School of Zen outside of North America, please contact the head temple for your country. A listing appears in each issue of Primary Point and is available online here.


Email us with your membership question


To cancel your membership, click here.