AAUW welcomes graduates holding an associate’s degree or higher from a qualified educational institution*, or a degree from a foreign institution recognized by the International Federation of University Women. Non-graduates are also welcome as Community Members.
If you have any questions about membership, you can contact the Membership VP.
Questions about annual dues can be directed to the Dues Treasurer. While most people join as regular members, our complete list of membership categories is shown below.
Dues for July 1, 2019 – June 30, 2020
|$95.00||Regular yearly dues
includes national ($59), state ($12) and local ($24) dues. $80 is tax deductible as a charitable contribution in federal income taxes.
Those who have paid lifetime Association dues and now pay only annual state and branch dues.
Student must be an undergraduate enrolled in a regionally accredited college or university.
|$24.00||In-State Dual Member: Branch only
Members who pay Association and State dues through another Michigan branch.
|$36.00||Out-of-State Dual Member
Those who pay Association and State dues to another branch outside Michigan, then pay both branch and state dues to us.
|$0.00||Honorary Life Member
Those who have been a verified AAUW member for 50 years or more. No dues are assessed.
|$24.00|| Community Member
Open to any person who supports the mission of AAUW and who does not satisfy the AAUW educational requirement of an associate degree or equivalent or a baccalaureate or higher degree from an accredited college or university. The application form is here.
*The bylaws define qualified institutions as “educational institutions that offer recognized associate, baccalaureate, or higher degrees and that have full regional or appropriate professional association approval.”