Individual Membership

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.

Membership Benefits

Members of the AEFP enjoy the following member benefits:
  • Education Finance and Policy journal – 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.
  • Job Postings – Members have access to post jobs on the AEFP board for free. 
  • AEFP Directory – Access the full list of AEFP members and search for members by research area in the directory. Note: you must be logged in to access the directory. You can opt out the directory at any time in your member portal. 
  • AEFP Community – Members are invited to participate in AEFP community groups, networking sessions, and professional development opportunities. 
  • AEFP Newsletter – The AEFP Newsletter keeps members informed on important AEFP happenings, as well as important opportunities and upcoming events in the field of education finance.

To access the online Education Finance & Policy journal, community groups, and the member directory, please login to your account and go to the "My Benefits" tab. 

Membership Period

Membership is good for 12 months from the date of registration or renewal.

Individual Membership Cost

Membership Type Rate
Students $70
Regular members (income < $75K) $110
Regular members (income $75K < $100K) $130
Regular members (income $100K < $150K) $150
Regular members (income $75K < $100K) $170