Emeritus Membership

Region Identification

This list will help you identify which region you need to choose when completing your application for either Advisor or Community College Advisor membership. Regional affiliations are based on where your institution is located.

State Regional
Alabama SAAHP
Alaska WAAHP
Arizona WAAHP
Arkansas SAAHP
California WAAHP
Colorado WAAHP
Connecticut NEAAHP
Delaware NEAAHP
Florida SAAHP
Georgia SAAHP
Hawaii WAAHP
Illinois CAAHP
Indiana CAAHP
Kansas CAAHP
Kentucky SAAHP
Louisiana SAAHP
Maryland NEAAHP
Massachusetts NEAAHP
Michigan CAAHP
Minnesota CAAHP
Mississippi SAAHP
Missouri CAAHP
Montana WAAHP
Nebraska CAAHP
Nevada WAAHP
New Hampshire NEAAHP
New Jersey NEAAHP
New Mexico WAAHP
North Carolina SAAHP
North Dakota CAAHP
Oklahoma SAAHP
Oregon WAAHP
Pennsylvania NEAAHP
Rhode Island NEAAHP
South Carolina SAAHP
South Dakota CAAHP
Tennessee SAAHP
Vermont NEAAHP
Virginia SAAHP
Washington WAAHP
Washington, D.C. NEAAHP
West Virginia SAAHP
Wisconsin CAAHP
Wyoming WAAHP


Who qualifies for this membership?

  • Individuals who have retired from health professions advising or admissions and who have been an Advisor or Patron member of NAAHP for at least 5 years before retirement.
  • New emeritus members must be approved by the NAAHP Membership committee.
  • An emeritus member who returns to advising for a college or university is no longer eligible for emeritus status and will revert to advisor member status.
  • Members who begin advising either individually or with a company or business that is “for-profit” are not eligible for emeritus status. Where the status is uncertain, it will be reviewed by the Executive Director and, if necessary, the Membership Committee, for a decision.
  • Emeritus Membership is not an open membership category, but a granted honor.

What is the cost?

  • $35

What Is the Region criterion?

  • None, Emeritus members do not belong to a regional association

What Else is Required for the Form?

  • Emeritus membership cannot be selected from the new membership form.
  • Individuals interested in acquiring Emeritus membership will need to be in touch with NAAHP directly to hold this membership type.


What is Included?

  • Quarterly copies of The Advisor professional journal
  • Membership in NAAHP Connect, the new online networking tool 
    • Message other NAAHP members
    • Access user-submitted documents via a Resource Library
    • Subscribe to discussions (similar to a listserv)
  • Eligibility for VirtualEvals, a secure web-based system for transmission of letters of evaluation
  • Inclusion in and access to the NAAHP Online Membership Directory
  • Subscription to NAAHP-Net, NAAHP’s monthly electronic newsletter
  • Access to members-only online resources including:
    • New Advisors Toolbox
    • NAAHP-Sack
    • Best Practices guidelines
    • Past issues and abstracts of The Advisor
  • Complimentary access to AAMC Medical School Admissions Requirements (MSAR) (for members who join/renew prior to February 28th)
  • Complimentary copy of ADEA Official Guide to Dental Schools (for members who join/renew prior to December 31st)
  • Complimentary copy of AACOM Osteopathic Medical College Information Book (for members who join/renew prior to January 15th)

What is Discounted?

  • Significantly reduced registration fees for NAAHP National Conferences
  • Reduced pricing on NAAHP publications
    • Health Professions Admission Guide
    • Interviewing for Health Professions Schools
    • Write for Success: Preparing a Successful Essay for Your Application to Health Professions School

Please Allow 3 Business Days After Verification of Role & Institutional Affiliation for Membership to Activate

All Memberships Expire October 31st, 2020