The WHA offers membership to anyone interested in the North American West. An annual membership includes:

  • An annual subscription to The Western Historical Quarterly, the premier scholarly journal in the field with articles and book reviews by leading western historians.
  • Discounted rates for the Annual Conference
  • Discounted subscription option for Montana The Magazine of Western History
  • Connection to a professional network of writers, scholars, curators, publishers, editors, and others interested in the North American West.

To join the WHA or renew your membership, visit our online membership portal. 

To join or renew by mail, download a WHA Membership Application here.


Contact the Western History Association Office with inquiries about membership:

Email: or Phone: 402-554-5999

Sponsors and Partners

The WHA is hosted on the campus of the University of Nebraska at Omaha and benefits from the generous support of the College of Arts and Sciences.

Western History Association | University of Nebraska at Omaha | Department of History | 6001 Dodge Street | Omaha, NE 68182 | 

| (402) 554-5999 |

The Western History Association is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.