Member Benefits

Your AAUP membership gives you exclusive access to the expertise of AAUP staff, members, and leaders. Our lineup of guidebooks, toolkits, and webinars put the resources to defend academic freedom, ensure economic security, and advance faculty governance for all faculty at your fingertips.

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  • Webinars on topics such as strengthening faculty handbooks, good-faith bargaining, working with the media, and other topics of interest. 
  • Toolkits for chapter action that give you the guidelines, sample documents, and other resources you need to advance the faculty voice on your campus. These toolkits will help you organize a stronger chapter, run issue-based campaigns, build a better website, win improvements for faculty collective bargaining agreements, and more.
  • One Faculty Campaign materials, which equip chapters to advocate for faculty in contingent appointments. 
  • Guidebooks providing in-depth advice about the Family and Medical Leave Act, pregnancy in the academy, and faculty handbooks as enforceable contracts. 
  • A subscription to Academe, the quarterly magazine of the AAUP, which analyzes higher education issues from faculty members’ perspectives. Feature articles examine tenure, affirmative action, contingent faculty appointments, intellectual property, and other timely academic issues.The summer Bulletin issue of Academe contains the year's most important reports. Members can opt in or out of the print edition by following the instructions here



AAUP members are entitled to discounts on the following publications.