Registration Q&A

Before you register what do you need to know?

  1. Parents are encouraged to register as KSEA-paid members to have future membership benefits. Sign up here at: 
    • After you create a membership, you must make the membership payment($35) in order to be eligible for the KSEA member discount.
  2. When you register for NMSC, please use your child’s OWN email address. If they don’t have an email address, it is a good time to have one! – you will receive a confirmation email and a test link with it. 
  3. Know your local chapter – local chapters will be able to assist you faster and will be eligible to have a local award and many gifts from your chapters. Choose your local chapter based on where you are located in the US. Your local chapter will be able to give you additional benefits such as promo codes, award ceremonies, and NMSC newsletters.

NMSC 2023 Participating Chapters

  1. What is a Chapter?
    • KSEA is a nationwide organization for Korean American scientists that was established in 1971. Each chapter is an activity to support Korean American Scientists in all generations in their local activities.
  2. What chapter should I choose?
    • You should choose your chapters in your location. If you can’t find one in your local chapter, please register with HQ then we will find one for you. 
  3. Math
    • Highly recommend choosing one’s own local chapter
    • If the local chapter does not offer online testing, please register with Michigan, New England, Sacramento, Texas Coastal Bend, or Washington Metro instead.
    • If you are still unsure of where to register for online testing, please register with HQ.


ChapterOnline, OnSite, or HybridSubjectRegistration link,
Click below chapter!
HQOnline OnlyMathHQ
AlabamaOnline OnlyMathAlabama
ArkansasOnline OnlyMathArkansas
Austin TXOnline OnlyMathAustin TX
ChicagolandOnSite onlyMath, PhysicsChicagoland
Eastern CarolinaHybridMath, PhysicsEastern Carolina
GeorgiaOnSite onlyMathGeorgia
IdahoOnSite onlyMath, PhysicsIdaho
MichiganOnline OnlyMathMichigan
NebraskaOnline OnlyMathNebraska
New EnglandOnline OnlyMathNew England
New JerseyOnSite onlyMathNew Jersey
New York MetropolitanOnSite onlyMathNew York Metropolitan
North CarolinaOnSite onlyMath, PhysicsNorth Carolina
North TXOnSite onlyMathNorth TX
Orlando Central FloridaOnline OnlyMathOrlando Central Florida
SacramentoOnline OnlyMathSacramento
SeattleOnSite onlyMathSeattle
South TexasOnSite onlyMath, Physics, ScienceSouth Texas
Southern CAOnline OnlyMathSouthern CA
Tampa BayOnSite onlyMathTampa Bay
Texas Coastal BendOnline OnlyMathTexas Coastal Bend
Washington MetroHybridMath, Physics, ScienceWashington Metro
Ohio DaytonOnline OnlyMathOhio Dayton

Contact and Venue

Registration link, Click below chapter!ContactVenue
Austin TXis16@txstate.eduZoom
Chicagolandnmsc.chicagoland@gmail.comNorthwestern University
(McCormick School of Engineering, 2145 Sheridan Rd. Evanston IL 60208)
Governor’s Award
Eastern Carolinaahns15@ecu.eduTBD Tech (more detailed information will be emailed)
For more information click here
ZOOM Meeting ID: 953 8197 7026,
PW: 2003NMSC
New Englandyounghkksea@gmail.comZoom Meeting ID: 754 7469 0746
Passcode: F7mksY
New and Engineering Resource Center (SERC)
Rutgers University (Busch Campus)
118 Frelinghuysen Road Piscataway,
New Jersey 08854
New York Metropolitannymetro.ksea@gmail.comSt. John’s University, Marilac Hall
8000 Utopia PKWY
Jamaica, NY 11432
North are four exam sites.
(1) Triangle Area (Durham/Raleigh/Cary/Other Cities): Duke University
(2) Charlotte: UNC Charlotte
(3) Greensboro: UNC Greensboro
(4) Fayetteville: St. Andrew Kim Catholic Parish of Fayetteville
(성김대건 안드레아 한인천주교회)
North TXksea.north.texas@gmail.comTBD
Orlando Central Floridahyerankang@gmail.comZoom
Seattle admin@seattle.ksea.orgMicrosoft Visitor Center (Level 2)
15010 NE 36th Street
Microsoft Campus, Building 92
Redmond, Washington 98052
1st: Washington State Governor’s Award
2nd: Microsoft Award
3rd: Consul General’s Award of Republic of Korea in Seattle

For more information click here
South Texasec@ksea-st.org휴스턴 한인 천주교회
St. Andrew Kim Catholic Church
1706 Bingle Road
Houston, TX 77055
1st: Governor’s award
2nd: Mayor’s award
3rd: Consulate General of Republic of Korea award
Southern (Passcode: NMSC):
Math 6-11th-Meeting ID: 896 4422 0765
Math 4-5th-Meeting ID: 817 0554 9808
General Consulate Award of Republic of Korea in Los Angeles
Tampa Baylees3@usf.eduTBD
Texas Coastal Bendeun.yoonann@utrgv.eduZoom
Washington Metronmsc.ksea.dc@gmail.com1952 Gallows Rd STE 300, Vienna, VA 22182
For more information click here
Ohio Daytonsanghee7@gmail.comZoom