Join SPIE

Joining SPIE is easy through their web form, or you may download an Adobe Acrobat file (available in 6 languages) and submit it to SPIE via e-mail or FAX. You'll need, however, a credit card or paypal account in order to pay the fee. In the case that you don't have one, you can come to our office (A2-107) and we'll be happy to assist you. Join now!

SPIE Student Membership Benefits

  1. Reduced registration fees at SPIE conferences
  2. Students receive 50% off all conference educational courses
  3. Subscription to SPIE Professional, the quarterly membership magazine
  4. A Subscription to one of the following SPIE journals
  5. Networking events at SPIE conferences designed for students
  6. Eligibility for SPIE Scholarships and Grants: Over $290,000 in scholarship and grants are allocated each year
  7. Access to SPIE's employment resources: SPIEWorks and career fairs at SPIE meetings
  8. Reduced subscription rate to the Digital Library of $95 (regularly $155 for members)
  9. Eligible for travel assistance to attend SPIE events
  10. Free membership in Women in Optics Technical Community
  11. E-Newsletters that keep you up-to-date on Student and Member activities

SPIE Student Membership Fees

Standard Student Membership US $20 with online journal and SPIE Professional
Special Economic Consideration (more) US $10 with online journal and SPIE Professional
Download the Special Consideration Member Form. (PDF)

Subscribe to our mailing list

Email Format