About Membership

There are multiple paths to MAC membership, with most going through the lottery system. Others are designed to increase diversity and provide opportunities for young people.

Becoming a Member

MAC's Big Draw

MAC’s Big Draw is what happens when Portland’s oldest social and athletic club wants to expand its membership following a challenging year. Sidestepping the normal lottery process, the club created a short-term pathway to make it easier to apply than ever before.

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Diversity Admissions candidates are nominated by members, and must meet the Diversity Admissions Program criteria and be approved by the Board of Trustees.

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Scholar Athletes

MAC Scholar Athletes receive a two-year MAC membership along with their scholarship. For more information on Scholar Athletes, see the Multnomah Athletic Foundation site.


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