• NACE equips society to protect people, assets and
    the environment from the adverse effects of corrosion.

Student Membership

NACE has nearly 40 Student Sections worldwide to connect you with peers, industry professionals, and potential employers. Get involved with your local Section to take control of your future career, build the foundation for success, receive educational resources, and stay current with the latest industry news.


$20 USD Annually


Must provide proof of enrollment annually to join and renew, up to a maximum of 7 years.

NACE offers resources to support your transition from university to a professional career:


Learn the latest technology or advancements in your field of interest through educational programs designed by industry leaders.


Download unlimited NACE resources such as our globally recognized standards, reports, and conference papers.


Connect with industry professionals and potential employers through your Section, the sponsoring Section, through any industry events, or through the NACE Career Center.


Read the latest issues of Materials Performance, NACE’s official publication and the leading resource for corrosion professionals, or CORROSION Journal, the industry's premier research journal featuring peer-reviewed articles.


As a student, you receive discounts on registration, membership, classes, and publications. Additional discounts are provided through NACE affinity program partners.