Membership is open to individuals, organizations, or firms interested in research and application, instruction, or extension in animal science or associated with the production, processing, marketing, or distribution of livestock and livestock products.
Membership is based on the calendar year (January 1 through December 31)
ASAS is dedicated to promoting animal science research and supporting your career. We work with universities, research institutions, and industry professionals to make sure you have access to the leading publications and networking opportunities.
With ASAS membership, you can:
- Network with colleagues at regional, national, and international meetings
- Keep up-to-date on research with online and print editions of the Journal of Animal Science
- Highlight your own work by contributing to our newsletter, blogs, press releases, podcasts, and social media
- Share educational materials on our new peer-reviewed Educators’ Toolbox
- Lead others by serving on the Board of Directors
Available to any person who has research, educational, commercial or administrative responsibilities or interests in the broad disciplines within animal science. $135 for one year
2 Year and 3 Year Professional Membership
The advantage to a 2 or 3 Year membership is that the member doesn't have to remember to renew and the member provides the society with a more consistent revenue stream by paying dues for two or three years instead of one!
Available to postdoctoral students. Certification of eligibility is required. $65 for one year.
Undergraduate and Graduate Student Membership
Available to any regularly enrolled college student, who is certified by a Professional Member/Advisor. Student Members are non-voting members.
Undergraduate Student Membership- one year-free
Graduate Student Membership-one year- $20
Masters Student Membership- Available to graduate students in a Master's program. This is the same as a Graduate Student Membership; however, it allows you to pay once for the duration of your degree program and affords you a discount if your Master's Program extends beyond 2 years- $40 covers the duration of your Master's Program
PhD Student Membership- Available to graduate students in a Doctoral program. This is the same as a Graduate Student Membership; however, it allows you to pay once for the duration of your degree program and affords you a discount if your Doctoral Program extends beyond 3 years- $60 covers the duration of your Doctoral Program
This transitional membership is designed to transition you from a student member to a professional member without the initial increase in cost. Transitional Membership is $55 for one year.
Individual Sustaining Membership
Corporate Sustaining Membership
Institutional access through a site, or multi-site, license.
In addition to membership in the international organization, members who reside in North America, Central America or South America automatically become members of one of the four geographic sections: Midwestern, Northeastern, Southern or Western. A portion of the annual dues is automatically prorated to the section in which the member resides. A member has the option of adding or changing section affiliation. Each section holds a meeting annually.
You can access more resources and save money by choosing one of our membership bundling options.
Bundling with ESS
Join ASAS and ESS separately: $205.00
Join both ASAS and ESS with a bundled discount: $190.00
Bundling with EAAP
For the first time ever EAAP is offering individual memberships for non-EAAP countries! Please see the EAAP website: www.eaap.org for the advantages of EAAP individual membership.
Join ASAS and EAAP separately: $270.00
Join both ASAS and EAAP with a bundled discount: $230.00