Grades of SAE Membership
There are six grades of membership in SAE:
Anyone whose affiliation supports the objectives of SAE but does not meet the requirements for Member grade.
Established engineers, scientists, and other professionals who have a qualified college or university degree in engineering; or have the required equivalent years of technical education and professional technical experience; or have distinguished service and noteworthy accomplishments. Individuals with a Member grade are entitled to vote on matters submitted to a vote of the membership.
This grade is composed of the Past Presidents of SAE.
Joint members are members from organizations with which SAE has a joint membership agreement.
Changing Your Grade From Associate to Member
Complete the membership grade change form online including your member number and click "Process my Form."
|Grade:||You are assigned a grade of membership, Student, Associate, or Member, based on your educational background, experience and level of engineering involvement.|
|Level:||You can choose any level of membership depending on the amount of benefits you desire, regardless of your grade.|
Learn about the new levels of membership!
Questions about your Member Grade|
Go to your My SAE page or contact SAE Customer Service
|Phone:||877-606-7323 (in the U.S. and Canada)
+1 724-776-4970 (outside the U.S. and Canada)