Welcome to your Explorer magazine Self-Service Portal, where you can:

  • Renew your subscription
  • View order details, subscriber information, and balances on orders
  • Update billing and shipping information
  • Update or add Purchase Order numbers
  • Make payments

You will need your billing customer ID (located on your Explorer magazine invoice ) as well as the zip code of the billing address in order to access the Self-Service Portal and make changes to your account.

Customer ID*

Billing Zip Code*

If you do not have a copy of your invoice, please click "Find My Customer ID" and enter the billing email address associated with your account. An email will be sent with your billing customer ID number. If you do not know the email address or no longer have access to the mail account, please contact customer service by clicking here to obtain your account information.

Find My Customer ID

Please enter the email address associated with the billing account. An email will be sent to you with your Customer ID with your billing customer ID number. If you do not know the email address or no longer have access to the mail account, please contact customer service by clicking here to obtain your account information.

Billing Email*

Billing Information

Submit changes to the billing information below. To improve our customer outreach, emails are required. If you would like to update the subscriber shipping address, click Order Details here.

Billing Name: *

Title *

School/Organization Name *

Billing Address: *

Billing Phone *

Billing Fax

Billing Email *

Make a Payment

Outstanding balances are listed below. Select the order that you wish to pay. Orders that are paid in full are not listed.

Paying by check? Remit payment to:
Attention to: Explorer Magazine
National Geographic Society
PO Box 291875
Kettering, OH 45429

Total Payment

$

Name on Credit Card: *

Credit Card Billing Address: *

GET A QUOTE


2019-2020 SUBSCRIPTION OPTIONS List Price 10-149 Subscriptions List Price 150-299 Subscriptions List Price 300+ Subscriptions
Full Year Subscription (7 Issues beg. in September 2019) - Digital included for free! $6.25 $4.75 $4.51 $4.28
Spring Subscription (4 Issues beg. in January 2020) $3.75 $3.56 $3.38
Digital-Only Subscription (7 Issues beg. in September 2019) $3.25 $3.09 $2.93

Note: Price is per student and does not include processing (10% of total order). Full year subscriptions begin in September with seven issues throughout the school year. Spring subscriptions begin in January 2020 with four issues delivered in the spring. For more information about subscription options, click here.

Ready to order? Click Here to place an order for 2019-2020.

STEP 1: Billing Information

Offer Code

Purchase Order Number


STEP 2: Subscription Information

Fill in the information below with the total number of magazines you'd like to receive a quote for, regardless of shipping address.

Minimum order of 10 per subscription type and per grade level. Prices are per student. Full year orders end October 29; spring orders end November 15, and digital-only orders end January 15, 2020.


Explorer Edition *

Subscription Type *

Price

$

Qty *

Subtotal

$

Summary of Your 2019-2020 Quote

Subtotal:
Shipping & Handling:

$0.00
$0.00

Total:

$0.00


Almost done! Click submit below and an email confirmation with quote details will be sent to the billing email supplied.

* Asterisk symbolizes required information needed to submit form.

Important subscription deadlines: Changes to orders are accepted until September 15; afterwards, order increases will incur a $20 fee for back issues and order decreases of 10 subscriptions or more will incur a $20 fee; full-year subscription orders end October 29; spring subscription orders end November 15; digital subscription orders end January 15.

Important order details: A minimum order of 10 subscriptions per magazine and edition are required. Shipping and handling is calculated as an additional 10% of order total. Order by July 15 to receive first magazines September 1 (afterwards, orders will arrive within 6 weeks of placing an order). Spring subscription orders will be delivered in January 2020. All Explorer magazine subscriptions expire at the end of the school year. One teacher’s copy with poster insert is included with every 20 student copies. Invoices are mailed by October 1. Subsequently, invoices are mailed within 6-8 weeks from the order date.

Have a question regarding your order? Please contact us by clicking here or calling us toll-free at 1-844-601-5020, Monday-Thursday, 8:30am to 6pm, and Friday 8:30am to 5pm ET. If you would like to submit changes to your order, please fill out a customer service form. For all additional questions, please visit www.natgeo.org/explorermag.

CONTACT US

For a quick answer to common questions, visit our Frequently Asked Questions page.

Still need help? Please complete the form below and a Customer Service representative will assist you within 24 hours. For urgent matters, call us at 1-844-601-5020, Monday to Thursday from 8:30 am–6:00 pm and Friday from 8:30 am–5:00 pm ET.

Other ways to connect:

1. Email: ExplorerMag@ngs.org
2. Fax: 937-890-0221
3. Mail:

Attention to: Explorer Magazine
National Geographic Society
PO Box 291875
Kettering, OH 45429

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