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There are now 3 ways to join SPS: Individual, Discounted Group or Chapter Membership

Individual Membership

SPS: It’s the best thing for your career since choosing to study physics. Membership dues are only *$24 per year.

Join or Renew TODAY!


Discounted Group Membership

Save by joining as a group! The more people you get to join SPS National, the larger the discount off your annual membership dues.  Members in this program receive all benefits of the individual membership, including a print copy of The SPS Observer.  Advisors will also receive a special SPS Care Package once payment has been received.  This discount is open to undergrads, grad students, faculty and staff.

New/renewed members Discount
5-9 5%
10-24 15%
25-39 20%
40+ 25%

Download and complete the SPS Group Membership Application Form (Excel spreadsheet). Please email the completed form (in .xls or .xlsx format) to sps [at] aip.org (subject: SPS%20Bulk%20Membership%20Application%20Form)  along with a check or money order, or use the link on the form to pay via credit card.

*Membership dues are $30.00 per year for addresses outside of the US and Canada. The additional dues cover international shipping for The SPS Observer; members outside of the US and Canada will receive Physics Today in online format.


Chapter Membership

New for 2018-19! An unlimited number of people from your chapter can join for one flat rate.  Members receive the same benefits as individual membership with the exception of an electronic subscription to The SPS Observer rather than print.  This discount is open to undergrads, grad students, faculty and staff affiliated with a single college or university. Chapters will also receive:

School Type* Cost
4-year College/University $350
2-year College $200

* Membership lists larger than 200 names will be assessed an additional $150 processing fee.

Download and complete the SPS Chapter Membership Application Form (Excel spreadsheet). Please email the completed form (in .xls or .xlsx format) to sps [at] aip.org (subject: SPS%20Bulk%20Membership%20Application%20Form)  along with a check or money order, or use the link on the form to pay via credit card.


 

Member Benefits

There are many reasons to join the Society of Physics Students (SPS) national organization. Upon payment of your national dues, you will receive:

*Please note that your membership is effective immediately, although it will take six to eight weeks for publications to begin arriving.