Membership in AAUW offers exceptional tangible and intangible benefits — a strong voice, a vibrant community, relevant information, and valuable resources.
AAUW's 100,000-member voice makes a difference on critical women's and civil rights issues — briefing policy-makers, spearheading coalitions, and impacting the world through international initiatives and partnerships. Check out all the opportunities for individual action through activities such as the AAUW Capitol Hill Lobby Corps and Two-Minute Activist. AAUW provides you the opportunity to support and be the first to learn about ground-breaking research on women, girls, and education.
Wherever you go, you will find a community of friends and professional contacts in AAUW — a powerful local and national network for personal and professional growth. Locate AAUW colleagues from around the world through our Member Services Database and give back to your local community through projects to benefit women and girls as a branch member. Stay on the pulse of all issues and activities through AAUW's growing social media network by joining the AAUW Facebook page and group, and following us on Twitter, YouTube, and the AAUW Dialog blog.
AAUW is a trusted source of timely and important information. Our award-winning magazine AAUW Outlook highlights issues and individuals affecting women and girls today. Action Network briefs alert you to congressional actions on issues that can change your life. State and branch groups publish newsletters about local activities and interests, and the AAUW Mission & Action e-newsletter regularly updates members about the work of AAUW and provides information on today's hot issues and opportunities for activism.
AAUW provides many educational and professional development experiences for you to improve your personal and leadership skills as well as opportunities for educational advancement through fellowships, grants, and awards. There are special resources for members facing employment challenges and exclusive member discounts on numerous things from subscriptions to insurance.
AAUW membership is an incredible value: Representation. Community. Savings. Information. Education. Inspiration. You can find it all as part of AAUW.
Becoming an AAUW member:
- Download and print the Membership Application online.
- Fill out the application entirely.
- Mail to:
V.P. of Membership
AAUW St. Cloud Area Branch
PO Box 7694
St. Cloud, MN 56302
State: $ 11.00/year
National: $ 49.00/year
Branch: $ 17.00/year
Total dues for one year: $ 77.00*
Please write your check payable to: AAUW St. Cloud Area Branch.
*If you are a graduate or undergraduate student, your pricing may vary. Please read below:
Are you an undergraduate student? You can join as a student affiliate!
Student affiliates must be enrolled as an undergraduate student in a two- or four-year regionally accredited educational institution.
AAUW student affiliate status is available to all undergraduate students who do not already hold a bachelor's degree. Student affiliates receive copies of AAUW's publications and research. They have access to all AAUW's student leadership resources and benefits.
A student affiliate can join AAUW as a national affiliate and pays only $17 per year for affiliation. Branch and state affiliation are separate and dues for affiliation apply as they would for any member. A student affiliate membership that includes National, State, and St. Cloud Area Branch affiliate membership is $45.00. Checks payable to St. Cloud Area AAUW.
If you are an undergraduate student at a college/university partner member institution, here is another membership option:
E-student affiliation status is FREE to all undergraduate students attending an AAUW college/university partner member institution.
E-student affiliates are eligible to receive electronic copies of AAUW's publications and research. They have access to all AAUW's student leadership resources and benefits.
E-student affiliate status is only available to undergraduate students who attend an AAUW college/university partner member institution. E-student affiliates and student affiliates basically receive the same benefits, but e-student affiliates join AAUW absolutely free thanks to their college/university's partnership with AAUW.
In the St. Cloud Area, these colleges/universities are college/university partners with AAUW:
Learn more about your institution becoming a partner member. AAUW's College/University Partner Member Program provides educational institutions the opportunity to easily share all the benefits of AAUW with their students, faculty, and staff. Partners collaborate with branches on community programs, receive national visibility, and benefit from AAUW's powerful network that supports them and advocates on their behalf.
Are you a graduate student?
Now until June 2012, graduate students receive a significant discount on National membership dues.
Graduate student pricing:
National dues: $18.81/year
State dues: $11.00/year
Branch dues: $17.00/year
Total dues for the year = $ 46.81
If you are interested in the other categories of membership, or have additional membership questions:
AAUW values and seeks a diverse membership. There shall be no barriers to full participation in this organization on the basis of gender, race, creed, age, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or class.