WEF's Academic Membership is designed for professors and/or educators interested or involved in subjects related to the water quality sector.

Join as an Academic Member today!

WEF Academic Membership benefits include:


Complimentary WEF Webcasts (earn PDH or CEU credits!)

Member Discounts at WEFTEC and WEF Conferences

Networking and leadership opportunities through service on WEF Committees

Special discounted registration rate for WEFTEC

Speaking and Publishing Opportunities – Explore opportunities for you and/or your students to speak at WEFTEC®, WEF’s specialty conferences, or local MA events; and publish your research in numerous WEF publications, including our peer-reviewed journal, Water Environment Research (WER). As an academic member, you are eligible to submit to WER for free and elect the open access option at no charge!

Membership Rate: 

$140/year, plus local WEF Member Association dues for U.S. and Canada.

Join WEF Now Via Any of These Options:

    • Join online
    • Download WEF Membership Application (PDF): Academic
    • Call 1-800-666-0206 (toll-free) or 1-571-830-1545 (globally).