AEE Membership Benefits

As an AEE member, you help promote experiential education and advocate for its use across a variety of fields. With your support, AEE is able to champion the use of experiential education and build the quality of EE programs around the world. 

Becoming a member of AEE allows you to participate in a supportive community dedicated to promoting, defining, developing and applying the theories and practices of experiential education. You become part of a network that will help you develop professionally, find employment or employees, learn valuable new strategies and skills to integrate into your business or practice, and develop lasting personal and professional relationships.

In addition to supporting our mission, as a member you gain access to the following services and benefits:

  • Discounted rate on International Conference and Regional Conference registration
  • Online Access to Journal of Experiential Education (JEE)
  • Participation in Regional, Professional and Affiliation Groups
  • Access to AEE online member directory
  • AEE Newsletter subscription 
  • AEE Online Forum to connect with fellow members
  • Networking opportunities with fellow members through the Social Community
  • Discounts on AEE Books
  • Discounts on professional development from AEE Partners
  • Discounts on job postings in the Jobs Clearinghouse
  • Eligibility for annual AEE awards
  • Leadership opportunities through regions, professional and affiliation groups, committees and the board of directors

AEE Member Testimonials

“The opportunity to meet and be exposed to people and ideas outside of my traditional practice areas has been eye-opening and inspired me to expand my practice areas and network.”

"AEE is energizing, it is where I have met and will meet my best buds, it's inclusive and makes perfect sense for my ongoing professional learning."

AEE has helped frame social justice in outdoor education and has been integral in my professional development throughout my career.”

"It is my professional home, where other professionals who share the same passion for EE can be found. AEE's focus on social justice helps keep me focused on the reasons we do the work we do. It is all about the clients and students with whom we work."

AEE has values that embrace diversity, excellence, and interactive learning.”

"AEE has been my professional home since Grad School!" 


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