Membership

Thank you for your interest in the AAUW Socorro (NM) Branch!

AAUW is a community that breaks through educational and economic barriers so that all women have a fair chance. Your membership makes AAUW’s powerful voice even stronger on critical issues affecting women and girls.

Join us today for an exciting opportunity to make new friends, learn, be inspired, and support our mission! We are part of a larger state and national organization with a long history of affecting change on the issues women care about: education, civil rights, equity in the workplace, reproductive rights, gender discrimination, and many others.

Membership is open to anyone holding an associate or equivalent (RN), baccalaureate or higher degree from a regionally accredited college or university.

Student Affiliation is open to anyone who does not already hold an undergraduate degree and are enrolled in a two-or four-year regionally accredited educational institution.

AAUW values and seeks a diverse membership. There shall be no barriers to full participation in this organization on the basis of gender, race, creed, age, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or class.

Because AAUW is a 501(c)(3) charitable membership organization, most of your national dues are tax deductible on your personal federal income tax return.


2020-2021 Membership Fees

Regular Membership:

Level Annual Dues
National $59.00
State – New Mexico $18.00
Branch – Socorro $ 5.00
Total $82.00

 

Student Affiliate Membership:

Student Membership Types Annual Dues
E-Student Affiliate (attending an AAUW college/university partner institution) $ 0.00
Student Affiliate (attending an NON-AAUW college/university partner institution) $ 18.81
Graduate Students (in a graduate program at any school; 1st year dues only) $ 18.81

For more information on each of the student affiliate memberships and to determine which membership you qualify for, please visit https://www.aauw.org/membership/.


To Apply For Membership

Your membership will be effective immediately and extend through the current membership year, which ends on June 30.  To become a paid member of the Socorro Branch, visit https://svc.aauw.org/RECore/wMembership/NewJoinBranch_Enter.asp?branchid=NM8021. You can also contact us directly at aauwsocorronm@gmail.com if you have any membership questions.

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Membership Benefits
A one-year membership includes membership in the Socorro AAUW Branch, New Mexico AAUW, and National AAUW. Members receive the following publications: AAUW Outlook from our national association, and (electronically) any local and state newsletters. Branch members are entitled to vote, hold office, and participate in all branch interest groups and activities.

Member Opportunities
As a member of our branch, you will have opportunities to:

  • Participate in various events, activities, and interest groups, and develop friendships with interesting, diverse and informed members;
  • Make a difference in the lives of others in local groups by volunteering in one or more of the organization’s community service opportunities;
  • Participate in our fundraising activities that earn money for local school programs and scholarships for women and girls to continue their education;
  • Help plan and support AAUW’s public policy and political advocacy agenda; and
  • Belong to a community that supports your personal and professional growth.

Membership Criteria
We are actively accepting new members. Membership is open to women and men who hold an associate’s degree, or equivalent, or baccalaureate degree from accredited colleges or universities.


For questions or comments, or to get more information on becoming a member, please contact us at aauwsocorronm@gmail.com.