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2018-2019 Membership Dues

Join or renew today and your membership dues are good through December 31, 2019.


  • Established Member (Age 36 & over): $170*

  • Young Member (Age 35 and under or five years or less since graduation): $125*

  • Emeritus: 10+ years membership, age 60 and over, and retired. $125

* Plus Entrance Fee – An entrance fee of $25 is required of all new members, as well as memberships that have lapsed longer than two years (reinstatements). Members who renew their memberships within a two-year time period are considered renewals. No Entrance Fee is charged to Students, Lifetime Members, or renewals.

Add $70 yearly overseas postage for printed copies of Nuclear News magazine for members outside U.S., Canada or Mexico.

Student Membership: Student memberships are not prorated. Students joining after July 1 are paid through December of the following year.

  • Undergraduate $35
  • Graduate Student $35

Honorary Life Membership:

  • Membership with online access to Nuclear News $0
  • Printed copies of Nuclear News $35

Lifetime Membership

For a one-time fee, members can retain their ANS membership for life. Lifetime members will be sent a yearly statement to update address and membership information, order publications, and to make voluntary contributions to become an ANS Champion or to donate to the scholarship, NEED, and public education programs.

  • Age Rate
  • Under 50 $3,400
  • 50 – 64 $2,800
  • 65+ $750

Add $70 yearly overseas postage for printed copies of Nuclear News magazine for members outside U.S., Canada or Mexico.

2018 Additional Publication Subscription Rates

When submitting an application for membership, all members have the opportunity to subscribe to additional scientific publications at a members-only discounted rate. Subscriptions cover the full calendar year and back issues are sent.

Members Only U.S., Canada, Mexico
Nuclear Technology Journal * $160 $255 Free
Nuclear Science and Engineering Journal * $160 $255 Free
Fusion Science and Technology Journal * $160 $255 Free
Transactions $155 $255 $155
Proceedings - CD-ROM $155 $225 $155
Radwaste Solutions Magazine $30 $55 Free
Nuclear Standard News (online only) Free

* Print subscriptions include searchable online access.

Is Your Spouse a Member?

ANS allows spouses who are current paid members of the Society the opportunity to replace one of their subscriptions to Nuclear News with another ANS publication. Contact ANS Membership for details.

New Member Information

Applications for membership are processed as soon as payment is received. New members will receive a confirmation email upon receipt of payment, along with a new member welcome email that includes your member ID number and other important information to help you make the most of your ANS membership.

Membership Renewal

All memberships expire December 31 with the first renewal reminder sent in September. Please renew your memberships promptly to avoid discontinuation of service, elimination of member discounts, access to members only content on the website and mailings of Nuclear News magazine. If you were a member of ANS in 2017 or 2018, you can renew your 2019 membership online.

American Nuclear Society member dues are not used for contributions to political parties or candidates or for independent expenditures on behalf of parties or candidates. Less than 1/10 of 1.0% (or 0.1%) of dues money goes to lobbying efforts. In the case of someone at the $170 dues level, this would be 17 cents.

Membership Questions

Contact Member Services at 800-323-3044, fax 708-579-8295 or via e-mail.

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