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View the benefits associated with the three levels of ACSM membership below. Select the membership option that best fits your needs, then choose your student or professional level on the following page.

Undergraduate, graduate, and medical students are all eligible for our $10 Student membership level, which includes digital subscriptions to ACSM publications.

The Basic membership or Alliance of Health Fitness lets professionals access ACSM’s Health & Fitness Journal in print and archived digitally, as well as other health fitness focused benefits as indicated in the chart below.

The Premium membership for degreed professionals, as well as post-doctoral fellows and medical residents and clinical fellows, includes the most complete set of ACSM publications and event discounts, as well as voting rights to chart the course of the future of exercise science and sports medicine. Details of benefits are noted in the chart below.

Are you ready to join the leaders in exercise science and sports medicine? Join ACSM membership today!

If you need to renew/reinstate your membership, get renewal instructions here.

Member Level/Benefit Student »
$10 / year*
Basic »
$99 / year
Premium »
$240 / year
MSSE® Subscription Digital only** Print & Digital
ESSR® Subscription Digital only** Print & Digital
TJACSM Subscription
Digital only    Digital only
Current Sports Medicine Report Medical Student only (Digital)** Physician only (Digital)
Health & Fitness Journal® Digital only** Print & Digital
Sports Medicine Bulletin   X X  X
MSSE Submission Discount X X
Voting Privileges X
ACSM Continuing Education Discounts X X X
Directory Listing X X X
Member Identity Mark X X X
Member ID Card X X X

* $10 for new student members only; $20 for student membership renewal.
 **Student subscriptions based on field of study.

All ACSM memberships are valid for 12 months from your sign-up date. Memberships can only be changed within 30 days of payment; a $10 fee will be assessed for changes. Membership type can also be changed during renewal at no cost.

Questions? Visit our Membership FAQ page or email

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