Membership Benefits

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Members receive frequent communications from ASLTA via email

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Members receive a discount on conference registration

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Opportunities for networking and professional development

Anyone can become a member of ASLTA! Membership in ASLTA is open to teachers of American Sign Language, Deaf Studies, Deaf Education, and related professions, as well as individuals who support the goals of the organization. Annual membership dues run on an academic year from September 1 to August 31.

Membership Options

Each ASLTA membership option offers different benefits. Click or tap on each tab below to read more about the benefits and requirements for each membership option.

Have questions about membership? Contact the Treasurer (treasurer@aslta.org)

For individuals who are current students, ASL teachers in training programs, and other individuals who support ASLTA’s mission.

Supporting Membership Fees:

One year: $50.00 (mailed in) / $52.00 (paid online)

Two years: $95.00 (mailed in) / $99.00 (paid online)

  • Discounts on ASLTA conference registration fees
  • May serve on ASLTA committees
  • Receives all ASLTA email communications
  • No voting privileges
  • Not eligible to join the ASL Honor Society
  • Not eligible to serve on the Board of Directors

Download the ASLTA membership form here and mail in with a check or money order payable to ASLTA

Send to:

ASLTA
PO Box 64801
Rochester, NY. 14624

For individuals who work as ASL teachers, tutors, paraprofessionals, lab assistants, linguists, Deaf Studies faculty, and ASL-related positions.

Associate Membership Fees:

One year: $80.00 (mailed in) / $83.00 (paid online)

Two years: $152.00 (mailed in) / $157.00 (paid online)

  • Discounts on ASLTA conference registration fees
  • May serve on committees
  • Voting privileges except for evaluation and certification systems
  • Receives all ASLTA email communications
  • Eligible to join the ASL Honor Society
  • Not eligible to serve on the Board of Directors

Download the ASLTA membership form here and mail in with a check or money order payable to ASLTA

Send to:

ASLTA
PO Box 64801
Rochester, NY. 14624

For individuals who have earned ASLTA certification.

Certified Membership Fees:

One year: $100.00 (mailed in) / $103.00 (paid online)

Two years: $190.00 (mailed in) / $196.00 (paid online)

  • Discounts on ASLTA conference registration fees
  • May serve on ASLTA committees
  • Full voting privileges including evaluation and certification
  • Receives all ASLTA email communications
  • Eligible to join the ASL Honor Society
  • Eligible to serve on the Board of Directors

Download the ASLTA membership form here and mail in with a check or money order payable to ASLTA

Send to:

ASLTA
PO Box 64801
Rochester, NY. 14624

Institutional Membership Fee: $250.00 (mailed in) / $258.00 (paid online)

  • One designated contact person to receive all ASLTA email communications
  • Recognized in membership directories or other listing of the membership
  • Logo inserted on the ASLTA web page
  • Recognition through ASLTA’s social media channels
  • Free conference book advertisements
  • No voting privileges

Download the ASLTA membership form here and mail in with a check or money order payable to ASLTA

Send to:

ASLTA
PO Box 64801
Rochester, NY. 14624

For individuals who no longer teach ASL.

Retired Membership Fees:

One year: $50.00 (mailed in) / $52.00 (paid online)

Two years: $95.00 (mailed in) / $99.00 (paid online)

  • Discounts on ASLTA conference registration fees
  • May serve on ASLTA committees
  • Voting privileges except for evaluation and certification issues
  • Receives all ASLTA email communications
  • Not eligible to join the ASL Honor Society
  • Not eligible to serve on the Board of Directors

Download the ASLTA membership form here and mail in with a check or money order payable to ASLTA

Send to:

ASLTA
PO Box 64801
Rochester, NY. 14624

For individuals who no longer teach ASL but have earned ASLTA certification.

Retired + Certification Membership Fees:

One year: $50.00 (mailed in) / $52.00 (paid online)

Two years: $95.00 (mailed in) / $99.00 (paid online)

  • Discounts on ASLTA conference registration fees
  • May serve on ASLTA committees
  • Full voting privileges
  • Receives all ASLTA email communications
  • Exempt from certification renewal obligations
  • Not eligible to join the ASL Honor Society
  • Eligible to serve on the Board of Directors

Download the ASLTA membership form here and mail in with a check or money order payable to ASLTA

Send to:

ASLTA
PO Box 64801
Rochester, NY. 14624

Other Options

Want to pay membership dues for another member?

Use this payment portal here.

For Institutions or Organizations to be able to purchase group/department memberships for their team.  This process allows purchasing multiple memberships at once.  After the payment is processed, ASLTA will send you “codes” to give to your team.

For ASLTA Supporting members to upgrade their account status to an Associate membership.

Note: If using a debit or credit card and your transaction fails, please stop and contact the Treasurer (treasurer@aslta.org) for assistance. Multiple failed attempts could result in reduced funds available in your bank account.