USGA Handicap IndexⓇ

All 80,000 CDGA members receive an official USGA Handicap Index®, which allows players of all skill levels, genders and ages to play together fairly. The CDGA is the only Illinois-based Allied Golf Association of the USGA authorized to provide members with a Handicap Index. To get your Handicap Index, along with other member benefits, click the button below to become a CDGA member.


For the remainder of 2019, each CDGA member will receive an E-Revision email with their updated USGA Handicap IndexⓇon the 1st and 15th of every month. Beginning on Jan. 1 2020, the World Handicap System (WHS) will go into effect. CLICK HERE to visit the World Handicap System 2020 Hub for more information regarding the upcoming changes.