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Membership Categories

We offer several membership categories that provide access to world-class mathematical exposition, a close-knit community that shares a love of mathematics, and superior professional development opportunities, programs, and meetings that set the agenda for—and drive advancements in—mathematical scholarship:


MAA Members benefit from a wealth of world-class resources, numerous opportunities to network and grow professionally, highly regarded outlets for their research findings and expository articles, and a close-knit community of creative and caring mathematicians actively working together to improve and advance mathematical scholarship at the collegiate level.
(175/yr or $15/mo)

Life Member

Life Members receive full MAA Membership benefits, and can realize substantial savings in dues. Additionally, your membership will automatically renew each year, saving you time and ensuring continuous availability of your benefits.
($2,500 Limited Time Introductory Rate)


This membership is for Student Members of the MAA who are graduating and transitioning into their professional careers. We now offer a Transitional Member dues rate of only $59 for each of your first two years of full MAA membership. Membership benefits are the same as those enjoyed by MAA Members.
($59/yr for 2 yrs)


Student Members now receive online subscriptions to ALL MAA Journals, in addition to member discounts and much more. MAA Membership is your portal to the community of mathematicians and mathematical educators all focused on advancing mathematics at the collegiate level, and on providing you with opportunities to build your network of professionals and peers.

K-12 Teacher

Teachers play a pivotal role in inspiring and fostering young mathematicians. And the MAA has a new membership category for K-12 Math Teachers! The member benefits are resources that focus on delivering rich mathematical content--tied to Common Core State Standards--to enrich your curriculum and enliven your classroom experience. Register for the AMC8 or AMC10/12 Contest(s), and you're automatically enrolled as a K-12 Teacher Member of the MAA!

Plus Print Member

Members in this category receive all of the benefits that Members receive, plus print and electronic subscriptions to all MAA journals, and membership in up to 3 SIGMAAs.
($249/yr or $22/mo)

Departmental Membership

Student Membership for up to 450 math students is now included with MAA Departmental Membership! Enrolled students, and one faculty member (who will act as the department’s membership administrator), will receive full MAA membership benefits. Extend a host of valuable resources to your students, and engage them in our lively mathematical community.

BRAND NEW:  VITAL Membership for eligible faculty at Departmental Member institutions for only $79 each per year. This individual membership is intended for Visitors, Instructors, TA's, Adjuncts, and Lecturers employed at MAA Departmental Member institutions, and who are not included in the usual tenure or promotion process. These faculty are referred to by many names, and generally include part-time instructors, non-tenure track instructors, and employees in other ancillary instructional positions whose pay and benefits are not commensurate with that of those in tenured/contract positions. VITAL Members also receive a discount on registration for MAA MathFest! (For a full listing of benefits and pricing, please click the Benefits & Pricing link below.)


Current MAA members with 25 or more years of MAA membership, who are not actively employed, can take advantage of our reduced rate Retired Membership for only $100. Membership benefits are the same as those enjoyed by MAA Members.



Please call our service center at (800) 331-1622 if you have any questions about your membership options.