Membership in AAUW California is open to anyone with an associate degree or higher from a regionally accredited institution.

AAUW also offers affiliate memberships to undergraduate students enrolled in an associate or bachelor degree program at an accredited two- or four-year institution who are taking at least one course.

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

Annual Dues

Full Membership
National Dues $49
CA Dues $20
Branch Dues $15
Total Branch Dues $84
Student Affiliate
National Dues $19
CA Dues $20
Branch Dues $15
Total Student Affiliate $54

Beginning in 2009, Membership Year, $46 of your Full Membership, or $16 of your Affiliate Membership, is tax deductible as a contribution to AAUW’s 501(c)3 educational/charitable funds.

Membership Application

There are two ways to apply or renew your membership

·         Join as a New Member or Dual Member
·         Renew Your Membership

By Mail:

Please complete the following form or download our Membership Application.

  • Please list College(s)/University(ies), your major, and the year of graduation:
  • Please make your check payable to AAUW-OP and mail it to:
    Diane Rawicz
    395 Van Buren Ave., #208
    Oakland, CA 94610

Once you’ve become a member:

  • You will receive our newsletter, the Voice,  10 times per year by email.
  • You will also receive e-newsletters from AAUW National and California about their work on key projects and issues.

If you have any questions about becoming a member of the Oakland-Piedmont branch of AAUW, please  email Dianne Rawicz.