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Our Mission

The American Association of University Women (AAUW) is committed to advancing equity for women and girls through advocacy, education, philanthropy and research.

Become a Member

Please contact Ellen Jones, or Sandy Heath,, if you are interested in becoming a member or have questions about applying for membership in Medford AAUW.

Graduates holding an associate’s degree or higher from a qualified educational institution, or a degree from a foreign institution recognized by the International Federation of University Women are eligible for membership. If you are an undergraduate working toward an associate or bachelor’s degree in a two- or four-year educational institution, you may join as a student affiliate.

AAUW values and seeks a diverse membership. There shall be no barriers to full participation in this organization on the basis of gender, race, creed, age, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or class.

Dues, which include national, state, and Medford Branch membership, are due on July 1 each year. Currently, $56 of your AAUW dues can be deducted as a charitable contribution on your federal income tax return. The entire amount may be deductible by members as an ordinary and necessary business expense.

If you are a continuing member click here, 2023-24 CONTINUING MEMBERSHIP FORM to display the form. Print the form and then fill in the blanks.  Mail your check(s) and the completed membership form to the address shown at the top of the form.

If you are a new member, please read the New Member 2023-24 DUES STRUCTURE  that  explains your costs.  To display the membership form, click here, 2023-24 NEW MEMBERSHIP FORM, Print the form and then fill in the blanks.  Mail your check(s) and the completed membership form to the address shown at the top of the form.

‘Helping Hands’ is a program funded by members’ contributions to
provide partial dues assistance to other members, as needed. The Helping Hands application form is here: Helping Hands Program.