Palm Springs AAUW welcomes women of the Coachella Valley to join us!


Membership is open to any graduate with an associate or equivalent, or baccalaureate or higher degree from a regionally accredited college or university. Undergraduates enrolled in such an institution may become student affiliates.

Membership is not by invitation. In principle and practice, AAUW values and seeks a diverse membership. There are no barriers to full participation in this organization on the basis of gender, race, national origin, creed, age, sexual orientation, or disability.

Though the branch year is July 1 through June 30, prospective members may join at any time during the year.

Annual Dues

Annual dues for branch members should be sent to Sharron Cantarini. Checks should be made payable to AAUW – PS.

Sharron Cantarini
P.O. Box 11423
74801 Hovley Ln E, Palm Desert, CA 92255-1423

The dues breakdown is as follows:

AAUW (National) Dues $72.00
State $20.00
Our Branch $31.00
Total $123.00
Special Dues
Dual Out of State $51.00
Dual with Calif. $31.00
Paid Lifetime Member $51.00
Honorary Life Member (50 Years or more) 0
Student Affiliate $28.81

Affiliate dues apply to a student currently pursuing a bachelor’s degree. These fees includes Branch, State, and Association dues. Student affiliates may participate fully in all Branch, State, and Association programs.

Lifetime membership is also available. You may inquire about registration by emailing us.


Recruiting new members is everyone’s responsibility. When you know of a qualified prospective member, please notify the membership vice-president who will send that person an informative letter, AAUW brochure, application, and an invitation to join us at upcoming events.

Guests are welcome at branch programs.

Click to Download Membership Form

You can save a completed form onto your computer. You can also print the form and complete it by hand or typewriter.

To fill out a form:

  1. Download the form and Click open.
  2. Save the form to a specific location on your own computer and note the location of the saved file.
  3. Open the saved file.  
  4. Blue fields indicate the presence of fillable fields.
  5. You can check a box or type in a field.
  6. Position the pointer inside a form field and click. 
  7. After entering text or checking box, click on the next field that you want.
  8. You can fill out forms in PDF documents and print them. 
  9. Complete the form and save the changes before emailing or printing.

All the text you have entered will be saved when you Save the Form. The text you have entered in the form will show when emailed as an attachment or printed out and mailed.

Note: Please email the form to:

Or mail the form to: Sharron Cantarini, VP of Membership

74801 Hovley Ln E, PO Box 11423 

AAUW Member Application

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