College Chapter Membership

Looking to join the AAF's college chapter network or renew your existing chapter? The AAF has more than 200 chapters across the U.S. and 5,000+ student members. For chapter members, the AAF provides valuable insights into the worlds of advertising, connections and even job opportunities that will help propel your advertising career.

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How to Pay Your Dues 

College Chapter membership dues are $55 per student. Faculty advisors do not have to pay a membership fee.

Student Paying Individually:

Applies to students paying by credit card who want to join an existing AAF college chapter, renew their existing AAF college chapter membership or want to join the AAF as an individual member without a college chapter.

  • Click here to start the payment process.
  • Create an account with full contact information.
  • If an account has already been created, students should “LOG IN” at the upper right-hand corner of the page.
  • Select your school from the list and proceed to check-out.


University/College Paying on Behalf of Student:

Applies to students who want to join an existing AAF college chapter or renew their membership, whose dues will be paid by their faculty advisor or school.

  • Click here to start the payment process.
  • Follow steps to create an account, select school, proceed to check out.
  • Select “Pay by Check”, disregard field for "PO#" 
  • Once you’ve created your account, you must submit your membership ID number to your faculty advisor to be added to their roster.


How to Start a New Chapter

Applies to faculty interested in starting a new AAF college chapter.

Please contact Jermell Stills at for details.

Need more help with becoming an AAF College Chapter Member? Watch our "How To" video with step-by-step instructions for joining the AAF College Chapter Program: Webinar: How to Navigate the College Chapter Membership Process.


Fall Deadline: October 12, 2018
Spring Deadline: March 20, 2019


Forms, Templates & Guides

Are you a college chapter faculty member? Browse these tools designed to help you lead your college chapter with confidence.