Membership Information

The Association for Education Finance and Policy (AEFP) facilitates communication between and among various organizations and individuals in education finance and policy, including academicians, researchers, policymakers, practitioners, administrators, and teachers. As such, the AEFP provides membership opportunities that benefit and meet the needs of individual members and institutional members.


Student membership

Regular membership

Membership only
Membership only
1-year membership & journal subscription
Membership and Conference
AEFP 45th Annual Conference
The Worthington Renaissance Fort Worth Hotel - Fort Worth, Texas - March 19-21, 2020
Early bird registration
Includes conference, 1-year membership & journal subscription.
Sign up on or before Feb 1, 2020
Regular registration
Includes conference, 1-year membership & journal subscription
Sign up after Feb 1, 2020
$310 $500
Late registration
Includes conference, 1-year membership & journal subscription
Sign up on or after Mar 1, 2020
$360 $550

Membership Benefits

Members of the AEFP enjoy the following member benefits:

  • Education Finance and Policy Published quarterly, AEFP's Education Finance and Policy provides the most important scholarly research and thought on the subject of finance of public, private and higher education, in the United States, Canada and around the world. Published for AEFP by the MIT Press, the journal is provided to all members.
  • AEFP Annual Conference Membership in the AEFP provides the opportunity to stay informed on important education finance issues and network with colleagues at the Annual Conference. Only paid members may attend the annual conference
  • AEFP Newsletter Published quarterly, the AEFP Newsletter keeps members informed on important AEFP happenings, as well as important opportunities and upcoming events in the field of education finance.

Institutional Members

Institutional Members of the AEFP enjoy all of the member benefits listed above, plus these special benefits:

  • Two Representative Memberships along with two journal subscriptions to Education Finance & Policy.
  • Two Conference Registrations & recognition in AEFP publications (newsletters, program, and online).
  • Conference Space for Promotional Literature at the registration area to promote institutional members' organization or publications.
  • One AEFP Membership Emailing One complimentary general emailing of the institution's announcements or upcoming events to AEFP members.