About AAUW...

Why Join?

AAUW (formerly known as the American Association of University Women) is a nationwide network of more than 170,000 members and donors, 1,000 branches, and 800 college/university institution partners.

Since its founding over 140 years ago, AAUW members have taken positions on the fundamental issues of the day — educational, social, economic, and legislative.

Our commitment to our mission is reflected in all aspects of our work.

There are many reasons why you might want to become a member of AAUW …

  • You want to make a difference.
  • You want to join a community of individuals dedicated to improving the lives of women and girls.
  • You want to stay on top of what AAUW is doing by receiving AAUW newsletters and alerts.
  • You want to participate in shaping the future of AAUW.
  • You want to get discounts and services offered to AAUW members.

You can find out more about AAUW and become a member at the national and local levels by clicking: