Collegiate Licensee registration
FLA member colleges and universities require the licensees that produce goods with their marks and logos to register with FLA and meet all FLA requirements.
FLA registration demonstrates a licensee’s commitment to learning from FLA’s rigorous standards and improving working conditions for the people who make products that bear collegiate names and logos.
FLA promotes social compliance within the collegiate product supply chains by increasing awareness of labor rights risks among licensees and providing training to mitigate those risks.
Answers to common questions from collegiate licensees
How do collegiate licensees register with FLA?
Learn how to register for FLA using the instructions below.
What are the requirements and benefits of FLA registration for a collegiate licensee?
FLA requires collegiate licensees to meet a series of obligations that are designed to improve working conditions in global supply chains and protect workers’ rights. Among the requirements are public disclosure of their collegiate factories and participation in the FLA e-Learning program.
Benefits include exclusive access to informational and educational resources, including toolkits, guidance documents, and webinars.
What is the cost for a collegiate licensee to register with FLA?
A company must hold a trademark license or licenses with colleges or universities or associated licensing organizations to be eligible for FLA membership.
Annual dues are calculated based on the total gross revenue earned by a company in the most recent one year period.
View the licensee dues table within the toolkit linked below.
How do I get a copy of my FLA registration certificate?
Instructions and video tutorials on how to download your FLA certificate are at the link below.
How do I sign up for the e-Learning platform?
The FLA Learning Program is designed to help licensees gain knowledge about social compliance and integrate practices that will improve conditions for workers.
Participation is an FLA requirement with one individual per company completing at minimum one e-Learning module per quarter.
How do collegiate licensees renew their FLA registration?
Collegiate licensees that are currently registered must complete the renewal process during the first quarter of the calendar year or by the renewal deadline.
Why is it a requirement for collegiate licensees to register with FLA?
It is a requirement that every active licensee of an FLA member college or university register with FLA.
FLA member colleges and universities require the licensees that produce goods with their marks and logos to meet all FLA requirements to increase awareness of the labor rights risks within collegiate supply chains and mitigate those risks through access to FLA training.
Which colleges and universities are members of FLA?
FLA members include more than 100 academic institutions in North America.
These colleges and universities demonstrate their commitment to the ethical sourcing of the products that bear their names and logos.
Is there a public list of current university licensees?
FLA maintains a list of registered licensees on its website.