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Now more than ever, AAUW (American Association of University Women) needs strength in numbers. With approximately 100,000 members, 1,000 branches, and over 500 college and university partner members, 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. Reproductive choice. Sex discrimination. Title IX. Health care. Hate crimes.

Membership in the State College Branch means you belong to a group of approximately 150 active women in the community.

Who Can Join?

If you hold an associate or equivalent, bachelor’s, or higher degree from a regionally accredited college or university, you eligible to join AAUW. If you are an undergraduate in a two-or four-year regionally accredited educational institution, or graduate student, you can join as a student affiliate.

Member Benefits

State College Branch membership also includes membership in AAUW and AAUW Pennsylvania.

Members receive AAUW’s award-winning magazine AAUW Outlook, which highlights issues and individuals affecting women and girls today, and Action Network briefs that alert you to congressional actions on issues that can change your life. Members also receive Keystoner from AAUW Pennsylvania, the Branch annual Handbook and Directory, and Branching Out, the monthly branch newsletter that details upcoming meetings as well as issues concerning the membership.

Members also are eligible for discounts for AAUW books and merchandise; credit cards; magazine subscriptions; quality health and life insurance plans; auto insurance; and books.


Yearly dues
Yearly dues (July 1, 2011–June 30, 2012) are $67, divided as follows: $49 to AAUW, $10 to AAUW-Pennsylvania and $8 to the State College Branch.

Life membership
Life membership is $980.00. A member who has paid Association dues for 50 years shall become a 50-year Honorary Life Member and shall thereafter be exempt from the payment of dues.

Payment of Dues

Please fill out the membership form and send with your check to:

Sue Werner, Treasurer
1324 Apple Tree Circle
State College PA 16803

Checks should be made out to "AAUW State College Branch."

The current Co-Vice Presidents for Membership are:

Membership Co-Vice-Presidents (2012-2014)
Michelle Decker

Carol Hodes

Tax Disclaimer: AAUW dues are not deductible as charitable contributions for federal income tax purposes, but may be deductible as ordinary and necessary business expenses.