Join WEF through any one of the following easy options:

Student Membership Package

plus local WEF Member Association dues in the U.S. and Canada 

The Student membership package is designed for the specific needs of students - our future water quality professionals - as it offers Student members a solid foundation on which to build their careers and gain instant credibility with water quality leaders. Students who are enrolled in a minimum of 6 credit hours in an accredited college or university and who provide written documentation, verifying their student status, are welcome to participate in WEF’s Student membership package. Note: A faculty or advisor must sign the verification on official school letterhead within 30 days of joining.   

Student Package includes: 

  •  Member subscription to Water Environment & 
    Technology (WE&T)

  • WEFTEC Full Week registration rate at NO charge
  • WEF Conferences, Workshops and Seminar registrations
    at NO charge
  • Up to 50% Discount on WEF publications and products
  • Eligibility for the Canham Scholarship, honoring the former Water Environment Executive Director, Robert Canham, providing $25,000 for a post-baccalaureate student in the water environment field
  • Eligibility to join the WEF Students and 
    Young Professionals Committee
  • Member rates on the WEF Knowledge Center, offering  comprehensive online training materials for water professionals and students. Study at your own pace by taking one of our courses to obtain continuing education credits
  • Access to Online tools including Career Resources,
    listings of Student Chapters and local WEF Member Associations, and WEFTEC for Students
  • Subscription to WEF Highlights newsletter
  • Member pricing for additional WEF subscriptions
  • Member-only access to the complete suite of 
    WEF Online Proceedings published prior to 2012, 
    available online and fully searchable
  • Member pricing for 2012 and 2013 WEF Proceedings, 
    on CD-ROM

Membership Benefits Quick Guide