The Association for Education Finance and Policy (AEFP) facilitates communication between and among various organizations and individuals in education finance and policy, including academicians, researchers, policymakers, practitioners, administrators, and teachers. As such, the AEFP provides membership opportunities that benefit and meet the needs of individual members and institutional members.

NOTE: Registration is now closed.

Membership & Conference Rates

Membership Only Rates
  Student Rate Regular Rate
Annual Membership $70
Combined Membership and Conference Rates
  Student Rate Regular Rate
In-Person Conference Attendance*
Early Bird (Sign up before 1/30/2022) $270 $460
Regular (1/31/2022 – 2/26/2022) $320 $510
Late (2/27/2022 – 3/6/2022) $405
Other Attendance Options
Virtual attendee** $120 $190
Single day in-person**  n/a $210***

*These rates include annual membership fee AND are required for all presenters/attendees at the March in-person conference in and the April virtual convening)  

**The virtual attendance only rate is available for those who only attend (not present at) the live-streamed sessions during the March in-person conference or sessions at the April virtual convening. If you are presenting at either the March in-person conference or the April virtual convening, you must register for a regular registration rate.  

***This rate does not include annual membership. It is only available to those a) attending the in-person conference for a single day and b) who are NOT presenting. 

Membership Benefits

Members of the AEFP enjoy the following member benefits:

  • Education Finance and Policy – Published quarterly, AEFP’s Education Finance and Policy provides the most important scholarly research and thought on the subject of finance of public, private and higher education, in the United States, Canada and around the world. Published for AEFP by the MIT Press, the journal is provided to all members.
  • AEFP Annual Conference – Membership in the AEFP provides the opportunity to stay informed on important education finance issues and network with colleagues at the Annual Conference. Only paid members may attend the annual conference
  • AEFP Newsletter – Published quarterly, the AEFP Newsletter keeps members informed on important AEFP happenings, as well as important opportunities and upcoming events in the field of education finance.