Membership Benefits

More than 700 outdoor recreation professionals and students across the nation (and abroad!) are active members of the Association of Outdoor Recreation and Education.

We are proud to bring together current and aspiring outdoor programmers from

Members receive benefits such as AORE e-news, message boards, job postings, networking opportunities and discounted rates for AORE workshops and conferences.


Student Supporter


Student Professional



Discount to AORE Annual Conference X X X X X
Resume review service X X X X X
Always stay "in the know" with AORE Association News & AORE Partner News X X X X X
Discount on AORE publications like the Journal of Outdoor Recreation, Education and Leadership (FREE for Organization Members!) X X X X X
Message Board subscription     X X X
Job Board subscription     X X X
Discounts on equipment by joining AORE's Expert Voice team     X X X
Post jobs on at NIRSA member rates     X X X
Voting privileges on AORE business matters     X X X
Discount to NIRSA National Conference     X X X
Discount to ACA National Paddlesports Conference     X X X
Discount to IMBA World Summit     X X X
Numerous scholarship and award opportunities     X X X
AORE's mentor matching program     X X X
10% discount with for annual company profile, job posting, training       X X
Access to the AORE Membership Directory       X X
Included in your purchase: 1 Professional membership, 1 Student Professional Membership and 1 Supporter membership for your department (3 full memberships - a value of $295 alone!)         X
20% discount on up to six Professional and Student Professional memberships for new AORE members         X







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Vendor Membership Benefits

An AORE Membership provides Vendor members a year-long opportunity to showcase your products and services through direct contact with the largest group of outdoor recreation and education administrators, leaders, and instructors in the world.

Developing Partnerships

Branding and Marketing


Consider your impact. Invest in the future by investing in AORE. Join today!