AORN Student Membership (non-RN)

An affordable way to gain exposure to the surgical setting.

It’s tough to juggle a full course load, work full-time, and find time for family and friends. AORN’s student membership makes student life easier and offers tools and resources to prepare for a challenging and fulfilling career.

Student Member Dues: $20*


* Student members cannot have an RN license. They do not receive the ANA affiliate membership and may not hold office or vote in the House of Delegates. Student rates continue up to one year after graduation.

Student Member Benefit Highlights

Most-loved student member benefits include;

  • Full value of AORN membership at lower price
  • Inclusion in specialty assemblies and local chapters
  • Answers to clinical FAQs

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Who benefits from Student Membership?

Nursing students who want to:

  • Learn more about the perioperative nurse pathway
  • Join a community of nurses with varying levels of experience
  • Gain access to tools and resources to prepare for a fulfilling career