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SAE Membership Dues and Rates Structure

SAE not only brings value to the world of mobility engineering—we also deliver added value to our members. That's why we offer four different levels for membership, so you can choose the one that fits your life and career.

Student Membership
Classic Membership
Premium Membership
Elite Membership

SAE Member Levels, Benefits and Dues*

Membership Dues
Student Membership - $25.00
Classic Membership - $83.00
Premium Membership - $157.00
Elite Membership - $254.00

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To pay dues by check, mail payment to:
SAE International
PO Box 791009
Baltimore, MD 21279-1009 USA.

Check made payable to SAE in U.S. dollars on a U.S. bank. (Please include your member number on your check)

Retired Dues Status
$25.00. Must be fully retired from industry and have your age plus years of SAE membership service equal 75 or more. If you qualify, or want to check to see if you do, please contact SAE Customer Service.

Life Members
FREE. After 40 years of paid membership, you will no longer owe any dues! SAE will automatically change your membership to this category when you qualify. Life members will be offered a free Classic Level membership and must still renew and update their contact information annually.

Student Members
$20.00 for new and renewing student members. Applicants must be a full-time college student pursuing studies leading to any associate, bachelor, masters, or doctoral degree. High school seniors intending to enter engineering may also join with a special application that can be obtained from SAE Customer Service.

SAE Student members may transfer to professional membership and take advantage of reduced dues:
1st year - $25
2nd year - $40
3rd year - $55
4th year - $70
5th year - Full dues (choose your Level)

Unemployed Dues
Current members in good standing who become temporarily unemployed can request a dues reduction* and pay $46 for up to two consecutive years. Contact SAE Customer Service to request this option.

SAE membership benefits continue for 12 full months and expire at the end of the month in which you join, one year later.

*Reduced dues and unemployed rates are only available for members paying full professional dues. All amounts are in U.S. Dollars. Membership fees subject to change without notice.

Additional special promotions are offered at various times during the year. Check the SAE website for applicable offers, or contact SAE Customer Service with questions on discounts or any of the above information on SAE membership dues.

SAE Customer Service: 1-877-606-7323; 1-724-776-4970 (outside the U.S. and Canada); 1-724-776-0790 (fax);