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Welcome to Mensa

Mensa, the high IQ society, welcomes people from every walk of life with IQs in the top 2 percent of the population. The organization’s purposes are to identify and foster human intelligence for the benefit of humanity, to encourage research in the nature, characteristics and uses of intelligence, and to promote stimulating intellectual and social opportunities for its members. It provides a forum for intellectual exchange among its members,
who enjoy each other’s company while participating in a wide range of social and cultural activities.

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  • August 26 - September 5, 2016

    Canada’s Smartest Person TV Show Tapings

    CBC’s hit game show is taping its 2016 season. Audience tickets are free, and Mensa Canada members get premium seats. Click for show and registration details.

  • June 2, 2017 - June 4, 2017

    Annual Gathering 2017

    The next Mensa Canada Annual Gathering will be held in Ottawa, from June 2nd to June 4th, 2017.

Latest News

  • August 21, 2016

    Mensa Japan’s Future Forecasting Contest

    Mensa Japan invites our members to enter their Future Forecasting contest. Deadline is September 4, see Upcoming Events for details.

  • July 29, 2016

    Literary Contest Winners Announced

    Each year, Mensa Canada holds a literary contest, inviting members to submit poetry and short works of fiction. The 2016 winners and finalists have been announced, and the winning entries are now posted online for you to enjoy.

Are you mensa material?

Are you wondering if you’ve got what it takes to join Mensa? Check out fun apps like the Mensa Brain Test and Mensa Academy for mind-stretching fun! Read about how to join, and when you’re ready, arrange to take the test in a community near you.

Membership has its perks!

We are pleased to announce an offer from CAA available exclusively to Mensa Canada members – CAA Plus Associate coverage is available at the discounted rate of $70 for any Mensa Canada members joining CAA for the first time. New CAA Plus Primary memberships will be reduced to $99 for Mensa members. Along with emergency roadside assistance, all CAA members also save money on hotels, motels, retail outlets, travel packages and vacation destinations!

MC2 Rebate

In our effort to be more efficient, economical and green, we are offering a rebate of $10.00 per year for those of you who choose to receive MC2 electronically. Just check off the “MC2 in electronic form only” box at the bottom of the online renewal form. If you’re using a paper form to renew, please contact the office.