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ASHRAE Membership

ASHRAE membership is open to any person associated with heating, ventilation, air conditioning or refrigeration. ASHRAE is unique because its membership is drawn from a wide range of disciplines relating to the HVAC&R field. Over 56,000 individuals from more than 100 nations belong to the Society.

Discounts on Publications

ASHRAE members earn 15% off publications. Hundreds of titles are available including the complete collection of ASHRAE Standards including 90.1, 62.1 and 189.1.

Develop Leadership Skills

When you join ASHRAE, you are making an investment in yourself. When you become active in the Society by giving your time and sharing your knowledge, you get even more out of that investment.

Network with Industry Professionals

Each month, all over the world, ASHRAE chapters convene for an informational program featuring a speaker or topic that is key to professionals in the industry. Meet with your peers and share ideas.
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Affiliate Member Benefits Description


Affiliate Grade

Affiliate grade is a low cost, introductory membership for those who are either: (1) under 30 years of age OR (2) who have been honorably discharged from the  Military within the past 5 years.

Dues: Society dues for this 3 year program are:

  • $52 (1st Year)
  • $78 (2nd Year)
  • $103 (3rd Year)


  • Interest in the advancement of the Society's aims, and sufficient qualifications to cooperate with HVAC&R engineers in the advancement of the knowledge relating to HVAC&R engineering and its application.
  • For new members only.
  • Must be either: (1) under 30 years of age OR (2) honorably discharged from the Military within the past 5 years
  • Can only hold this grade for up to 3 cumulative years.

*Note: Affiliate Members do not receive a free annual edition of the ASHRAE Handbook*

See Benefits Matrix for complete list of benefits.

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