The only membership requirement is to be a Wake Tech student in good standing. There are no dues or attendance requirements. Students who would like to join the Chess Club need only contact the faculty advisor and provide their Wake Tech e-mail address. Members will be apprised of all Chess Club activities through their Wake Tech student e-mail.

Friendly game at weekly Chess Club meeting

Members can seize upon all of the Chess Club activities, including trying out for the Wake Tech Chess Team, playing in campus tournaments, becoming a Chess Club officer (President and Secretary-Treasurer), representing the Chess Club in the Student Government Association, participating in chess-related community service opportunities, or just enjoying learning and playing chess each week.