Share Our Passion–Join Our Powerful Network!

By joining AAUW, you belong to a community that breaks through educational and economic barriers so all women have a fair chance. 

With more than 170,000 members and partners, 1,300 branches, and 550 colleges and universities, AAUW uses its powerful voice on critical issues affecting women and girls. Share in the commitment to speak out on vital social, economic, and political issues. Education. Civil rights. Affirmative action. Sex discrimination. Title IX. Reproductive choice. Hate crimes. Health care.

Who is eligible for membership?
Since we are an organization begun by and for and university/college graduates, there is a membership eligibility requirement of an associate degree (or higher) from an accredited college or university. Alternately, a student affiliate membership is available for those who are enrolled in an accredited college or university.

2022-2023 Dues are:
$67 per year national membership; (increases to $72 in 2023-24)
$16 per year for Oregon state membership;
$10-$25 per year branch membership, depending on the branch.
You can join at all three levels or become a member-at-large by joining only at the national level

Visit our Branch Locator page to find the branch nearest you to contact the membership chair of that branch. Or simply click here:


“In principle and in practice, AAUW values and seeks an inclusive membership, workforce, leadership team and board of directors. There shall be no barriers to full participation in this organization on the basis of age, disability, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, geographical location, national origin, race, religious beliefs, sexual orientation or socioeconomic status.”  (rev. June 2018)

Membership Benefits

State Convention 2018