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Frequently Asked Questions
Q:What does a Regular Level Membership provide?
A:A regular level membership provides a program book, convention badge, and normal access to convention activities for which there is not a separate fee, e.g., Reception Party, CCG Tournaments.

Q:What does a Silver Level Membership provide?
A:A silver level membership includes all regular membership benefits plus a convention t-shirt, a choice of an Anime USA pin or shot glass, and one Priority access coupon.

Q:What does a Sponsor Level Membership provide?
A:All the Silver membership benefits plus early entry to all main events, early access to the dealers room, preference in autograph lines, maid cafe and host club and an express badge pick up. Limit 125.

Q:What methods of payment do you accept on this system?
A:Personal Check, Money Order, Credit Card (Visa, Mastercard, Discover, and American Express), and PayPal.

Q:I want to preregister. How do I get started?
A:The first thing to do is create an account. You can do so by clicking on the Member Signup link in the menu to your left.

Q:I have created an account. What is next?
A:After logging in, click on the Order Memberships button. Make sure to read the instructions during each step of the order process as it contains important information.

Q:Will I be notified when the payment for my order is received and accepted?
A:Yes. During the order process you will receive two emails. The first is sent immediately after you place an order. The second is sent when your payment is successfully processed.

Q:I want to pay by check or money order for my membership. Should I use this system?
A:Yes. After placing an order print the order confirmation screen or your confirmation email and mail it to Anime USA with your payment.

Q:Something came up and I can not attend. Is the membership fee refundable?
A:It is Anime USA policy not to give refunds for memberships. The memberships are transferable. A membership can be transfer to another person for the current year or for yourself to the next year. Contact Registration for details.

Q:What is a Silver membership priority coupon?
A:It is a coupon given to the Silver level member with their badge to allow them to take one occurrence of a Sponsor level privilege. For example, they can get into the dealers room early one day or attend the Sponsor only Maid Cafe hour.