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Student Affiliate Program - Now FREE!

Begin your path to success...consider a career as a valuation professional. The American Society of Appraisers offers a special affiliate program (now free of charge) just for students and Real Property Trainees. ASA's Student Affiliate Program will introduce you to the valuation profession and provide you with valuable benefits like:

  • Savings on education classes and webinars
  • Networking at international conferences and local events
  • Subscription to ASA publications
  • Discipline-centric list-servs
  • ASA benefit partner savings programs
  • Grants through ASA’s Education Foundation


To apply for this category, students need to be:

  1. Currently enrolled in a qualified part-time or full-time post-secondary education program and NOT be working as an appraiser*; OR
  2. A Real Property Appraiser Trainee who holds a state issued trainee license;** 

* "Qualified" is defined as at least six (6) credit hours and/or two (2) classes per semester minimum at an accredited college or university (GIA students also accepted).

**For states that do not offer Trainee Licenses, or where Trainee Licenses are not mandatory, a letter from the Trainee’s supervisory appraiser confirming the Trainee’s status will need to be provided during the online application process.

Application Process

The process is easy!

ASA Student Affiliate Program Recruitment

For more information on how current ASA members or college/university faculty can arrange an on-campus presentation about the appraisal profession as a career, contact ASA at or call (800) 272-8258.