Prepare for your future hospitality career and complement your classroom learning with direct access to Wisconsin’s foodservice industry and its culinary and hospitality leaders. As a WRA Student Member, you'll get a jump start on your food industry career.


For more information, contact:

Karen Romadka | Event and Fundraising Coordinator


Why should you join?

  • Explore the diverse selection of foodservice and hospitality careers
  • Get advice from the state’s most talented culinary and hospitality leaders
  • Learn the realities and rewards of the hospitality business first-hand
  • Enjoy access to successful insiders through networking and training opportunities
  • Set yourself apart by building your resume and personal portfolio
  • Apply for WRA Education Foundation scholarships and receive funding for school

What are the benefits?

  • Digital subscription to the Wisconsin Restaurateur magazine and member newsletters and industry alerts
  • Opportunities for legislative involvement
  • Make connections and network with industry professionals
  • Opportunities to participate in industry events and volunteer with ProStart programs


How can I join?

Follow these easy steps:

Complete, print, and mail in with a $20 check to:

WRA Membership
2801 Fish Hatchery Road
Madison WI 53713

PDF Application


Complete the application online and pay with a credit card.

Online Application

The student membership is an annual membership and is valid from one year from date of joining.