American Sociological Association

Membership Benefits, Categories, and Dues

ASA Membership Benefits

 

ASA Membership Categories and Dues

Regular Membership

Regular Membership is open to any sociologist interested in the Association's purpose. All regular members who join on or before March 31, 2021 can vote in the 2021 election and hold office.

  • Income Based Categories
    • Not employed   ($51)
    • Under $30,000   ($82)
    • $30,000-$39,999   ($128)
    • $40,000-$54,999   ($193)
    • $55,000-$69,999   ($246)
    • $70,000-$84,999   ($278)
    • $85,000-$99,999   ($307)
    • $100,000-$124,999   ($332)
    • $125,000-$149,999   ($358)
    • $150,000 and over   ($385)
       
  • International Associate Category
    A subcategory of Regular Membership, this category is open to any sociologist residing in an eligible country. International Associate members receive access to 10 ASA journals online. No print journals are included with this membership category. If the cost of dues would be a hardship, request a one-time waiver by contacting membership@asanet.org. ($56)
     
  • Student Category
    Student membership is a subcategory of Regular Membership and is open to any individual who is currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program. ($52)
     
  • Retired Category
    A subcategory of Regular Membership, this category is open to any retired sociologist. ($52)
     
  • High School Teacher Category
    A subcategory of Regular Membership, this category is open to any high school teacher of sociology. ($56)
     
  • Part-time Contingent Faculty Category
    In 2021, ASA is offering a special discounted Regular Membership for sociologists who are working as part-time faculty on a contingent basis. ($56)
     

Affiliate Membership 

  • Affiliate Category
    This category is open to any individual who is not a sociologist but desires to support the purpose of the Association. Affiliate members are not eligible to vote or hold office. ($105)

Section Membership Dues

SectionRegular   Student  Low Income*  
Aging and the Life Course
Altruism, Morality and Social Solidarity
Animals and Society
Asia and Asian America
Children and Youth
Collective Behavior and Social Movements
Communication, Information Technologies, and Media Sociology
Community and Urban Sociology
Includes a subscription to City & Community (quarterly)
Comparative-Historical Sociology
Crime, Law, and Deviance
Disability in Society
Drugs and Society
Economic Sociology
Environmental Sociology
Ethnomethodology and Conversation Analysis
Evolution, Biology, and Society
Family
Global and Transnational Sociology
History of Sociology
Inequality, Poverty, and Mobility
International Migration
Labor and Labor Movements
Latina/o Sociology
Marxist Sociology
Mathematical Sociology
Medical Sociology
Methodology
Organizations, Occupations, and Work
Peace, War, and Social Conflict
Political Economy of the World System
Includes online access to Journal of World-Systems Research
Political Sociology
Race, Gender, and Class
Racial and Ethnic Minorities
Includes a subscription to Sociology of Race and Ethnicity (quarterly)
Rationality and Society
Science, Knowledge, and Technology
Social Psychology
Sociological Practice and Public Sociology
Sociology of Body and Embodiment
Sociology of Consumers and Consumption
Sociology of Culture
Sociology of Development
Sociology of Education
Sociology of Emotions
Sociology of Human Rights
Sociology of Indigenous Peoples and Native Nations (section-in-formation)
Sociology of Law
Sociology of Mental Health
Includes a subscription to Society and Mental Health (triennial)
Sociology of Population
Sociology of Religion
Sociology of Sex and Gender
Sociology of Sexualities
Teaching and Learning in Sociology
Theory

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*  Only for members who are unemployed or earning under $30,000

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