Individual Membership

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If your school or program is an ADEA Institutional Member, you may join ADEA and renew at no charge.

If you are not a faculty, staff member, or student of an ADEA member institution or program, or an eligible institutional or corporate member, you may qualify for ADEA Individual Membership.

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Please send ADEA membership inquiries to or call 202-513-1194.

In recognition of the economic hardships facing current and prospective members, ADEA has decided to enact a 10% reduction in membership fees for 2021.

Benefits and Services of ADEA Individual Membership

Individual Membership Categories

Under ADEA Open Membership, no dues are assessed for those affiliated with an ADEA member institution. Otherwise, standard dues pricing applies.

  • Individual (appropriate for current faculty/ staff, full time or part time adjunct): $125   $113
  • Retired (retired from dental or allied dental education and practice): $62.50   $56
  • Student (allied, predoctoral, or advanced dental education): $40   $36