Student Membership

APHA Student membership provides you with the tools and resources you need to expand your expertise and start a career in public health.

*Student members receive both print and online access to the American Journal of Public Health. Save $20 on membership dues when you choose online-only access to AJPH (green discount).

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Membership includes all of APHA's core benefits, including:


  • APHA's professional communities allow you to expand your expertise and network with public health professionals in health areas of your interest.
  • Membership in the Student Assembly - the nation's largest student-led public health organization.
  • APHA Connect - our exclusive online community.

Professional Development

Science and Industry Resources

  • The American Journal of Public Health, the leading peer-reviewed monthly journal, contains original public health research, program evaluations and special reports.
  • The Nation's Health, the highest circulated periodical in the field, focuses on public health news from your state legislature to the nation's capital.
  • APHA Press, the world's foremost publisher of books and periodicals on public health topics. Members receive up to a 30% discount on publications.

APHA recognizes the importance of its Student members. Students are the future of public health and are vital in the effort to create a healthy global society.

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If you have any questions, contact Member Services at
202-777-2400 or