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The founders of AAUW, initially called the Association of Collegiate Alumnae, wanted their educational opportunities to be made available to other women because they believed that education was the key to equity and professional advancement.  Their belief continues to be a driving force behind AAUW. We hope you will join this active and enriching organization! Regular Membership and Graduate Student Membership in AAUW is open to any graduate holding an associate degree or higher from a qualified U.S. educational institution, a degree from a foreign institution recognized by AAUW, or a foreign degree accepted at accredited U.S. graduate schools.  Undergraduates in two- or four-year educational institution can join as branch student affiliates. Annual dues for the Manhattan (KS) Branch of AAUW are $80 (includes $59 National, $6 State and $15 branch) .  E-student affiliation for all undergraduates or degree-seeking graduates enrolled in full-time or part-time programs if FREE K-State Students because it is an official AAUW College/University Member.   The annual membership period is July 1 through June 30.  (Note: membership renewals are automatically sent electronically each year.)  A portion ($56) of the Regular Membership dues is tax-deductible.  Persons interested in membership are always welcome to submit an application. To join, new members may either pay online , use our membership form or complete the application in the AAUW membership brochure that we will gladly send to you upon request by contacting:

  • Marlene VerBrugge, Co-president (, 785-317-1265),
  • Mary Stamey, Co-president (, 785-565-3295)

We look forward to having you become a member!!!