The American Society for Clinical Laboratory Science is the preeminent organization for clinical laboratory science practitioners. ASCLS provides dynamic leadership and vigorously promotes all aspects of clinical laboratory science practice, education and management to ensure excellent, accessible cost-effective laboratory services for the consumers of health care.

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Note: Your paid ASCLS membership is valid Aug. 1 – July 31.  (Click each title to expand)


Professional: $108 to join ($96 to renew)    plus state dues (see state schedule)

Open to all persons certified or engaged in the practice and/or education process of clinical laboratory science, including those with an active interest in supporting the purposes and goals of this society.  Includes basic benefits plus the award winning journal, Clinical Laboratory Science.  International members must join in this member category.

Collaborative: $72 to join ($60 to renew)

Open to any individual with an interest in supporting the goals of ASCLS and a desire to stay in touch with the laboratory community. Collaborative membership is NOT eligible for member discounts for live ASCLS national events and does NOT count towards continuous professional membership in the society which is used for eligibility of emeritus membership status. Collaborative members cannot hold office or vote in ASCLS elections.

First Year Professional: $60 ($48 to renew)     plus state dues (see state schedule)

Open to persons who have graduated within the last 12 months from an accredited program in laboratory science. Prior student membership with ASCLS is not a prerequisite. This membership status is valid for up to five years of continuous membership. After completing five years, members are upgraded to Professional membership.

Student: $24     plus state dues (see state schedule)

Open to persons enrolled in a structured program of training or academic instruction in clinical laboratory science, or to full-time graduate students in a related science area.

Emeritus: $24     no state dues required

Open to any an individual who has been a professional member of ASCLS and whose age and years of continuous professional membership are equal to or greater than 90. If you think you qualify, please email


 Professional I & II





 CA $25   AZ, CT, DC, FL, IL, IN, IA, KY, LA, MA, MI, MS, NC, NE, NH, NJ, NM, NV, OH, PR, RI, SC, SD, TN, VA, WI $5 
 AZ, CO, NV, NY, WA $20    AL $4
 TX $18    OK $3
 TN $16    GA, UT, WV $2
AL, CT, DE, DC, GA, HI, ID, IL, IN, IA, KS, MA, MI, MS, NH, OK, OR, PA, PR, RI, SC, UT, VA, WI, WV, WY   $10   *First Year Professional
(state dues schedule same as Professional I & II except for the states listed below)

CA - $0, DC - $5, MN - $0, NY - $0, TX - $9, CO - $10, OH - $10

MD   $6      
 ME, NM, ND, VT  $5      

ASCLS just made your life easier! 
ASCLS is rolling out new membership packages created for employer groups within the scientific community (groups of 10+ members) and educational institutions.

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