Renewals

Renewals

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Download a fillable 2020 Renewal Form


Dues Rates for 2020

  • If you are a Fellow or Affiliate, your dues are $330.
    • New Professionals are eligible for a discount.
    • If you graduated in 2017/2018/2019 dues are $280/$210/$120 respectively.
  • If you are a Student, International Student, or Fellow (Doctoral Candidate), your dues are $60.
  • If you are an Undergraduate Associate, your dues are $40.
  • If you are an International Fellow, International Member, or International Affiliate, your dues are $230.
  • If you are a Retired Member, your dues are $60.
  • For all other membership categories, or if you are unsure of your status, please contact the membership department.

Special Offers

  • Join or Renew your Academy membership between November 2-December 30 and be entrered a weekly drawing for a $10 Amazon gift card.
  • New Professionals: Through the "Fellow Up!" program, the Academy is granting a $210 discount for first-year graduates, followed by a $120 discount for second-year graduates, and then a $50 discount for third-year graduates. Get full details here.

Payment of dues acknowledges that you agree to abide by the Code of Ethics of the American Academy of Audiology. Member also consents to receive all electronic communications sent by the Academy unless the member expressly communicates to the Academy membership department that they do not want to receive them. If you are an EU, EEA, or Switzerland national, by applying for membership and submitting your personal data, you are certifying you have read and understood the Academy's Data Usage and Privacy Statement and hereby agree to the terms. 

Academy dues are non-refundable and subject to change annually. Refunds for overpayment or discounts applied after time of purchase will only be issued to the original payment method used when renewing membership.


Renewal FAQs

How can I renew online?
When are renewals due?
Are my dues tax-deductible?
If I renew by mail, how long does it take to process?
Can I renew over the phone?
I can't afford to pay full dues right now, what can I do?
Do I get a discount for being enrolled in a doctoral program?
Can I add my yearly PAC contribution and AAA Foundation Annual Fund gift to my Membership renewal?
When can I expect a new membership card?
How can I be sure my online renewal went through?
How do I qualify for Life Membership?
How do I qualify for Family Leave membership?
How do I qualify for Retired Membership?
How do I qualify for Disabled Membership?
How can I pay for the 2020 CE Registry?
Are CEU’s required to maintain membership in the Academy?

How can I renew online?
Click on the 'Renew Online' link at the top of this web page.

When are renewals due?
Membership runs on a calendar year. Renewals are paid annually by December 31.

Are my dues tax-deductible?
Dues and registry fees paid to the Academy may be tax deductible as ordinary and necessary business expenses, subject to restrictions imposed as a result of association lobbying activities. The Academy estimates that the nondeductible portion of your 2020 dues (excluding any other fees and payments) attributable to lobbying is 7%. Contributions to the Academy PAC are not tax deductible for federal income tax purposes.

If I renew by mail, how long does it take to process?
Renewals are processed within eight to ten business days of receipt.

Can I renew over the phone?
Yes, but only by using a credit card. Checks must be mailed in with an accompanying renewal form. Call 800-222-2336 to renew by phone.

I can't afford to pay full dues right now, what can I do?
The Academy wants to help you renew and maintain your membership. Please contact the membership department at 800-222-2336 to talk about the particulars of your situation.

Do I get a discount for being enrolled in a doctoral program?
If you are enrolled in a distance learning AuD program, you are eligible to receive a $50 discount on dues for up to 3 years. You must submit proof of your enrollment. Proof may consist of a grade report or class schedule from your most recent semester. If you are enrolled in a full-time residential doctoral program, you are eligible to receive student pricing. To change your membership from Fellow to Fellow (Doctoral Candidate) and receive student pricing, please contact the membership department.

Can I add my yearly PAC contribution, ACAE contribution, and AAA Foundation Annual Fund gift to my membership renewal?
Yes, you will be given the option to add your contributions to your renewal invoice. NOTE: Corporate credit cards may not be used if making a contribution to the PAC.

When can I expect a new membership card?
The Academy does not send out a membership card annually. You can print a replacement card from the 'My Profile' section of our website. Must be logged in to access.

How can I be sure my online renewal went through?
When you renew online, a receipt and email confirmation will be sent to you.

How do I qualify for Life Membership?
To be a Life Member you must be have been a member of the Academy for at least 30 years (does not have to be consecutive). If you believe you are eligible and would like to submit your name, please contact the membership department.

How do I qualify for Family Leave Membership?
To be a Family Leave member, you must be taking a complete leave of absence from work/sabbatical. The dues are 50% of Fellow dues ($165 for 2020). There is a five-year limit of being in this category. To request Family Leave membership please e-mail the membership department.

How do I qualify for Retired Membership?
To be a Retired Member you must by FULLY retired from the field of audiology. Dues are $60 for 2020 and benefits are limited to digital access only. If you would like to request Retired Membership please e-mail the membership department.

How do I qualify for Disabled Membership?
To qualify for Disabled membership you must submit documentation stating that your disability prevents you from working. Dues are calculated based on the percentage of hours you are able to work. For more information, contact the membership department.

How can I pay for the 2020 CE Registry?
As of 2010, the CE Registry is a benefit of membership.

Are CEU’s required to maintain membership in the Academy?
There is no CEU requirement to maintain membership in the Academy.