A life member has made a lifetime commitment to ASCE and the civil engineering profession by remaining a member for the full length of their professional career.
To become a life member, you must have:
- reached 65 years of age
- paid dues in any membership grade except student member for at least 35 years
- had 10 years of continuous dues-paying membership immediately preceding the attainment of life member.
Life members are exempt from payment of membership dues.
Life members are only required to pay a service fee to receive Civil Engineering magazine. There are 2 options:
- Annual fee (domestic)*: $50
- Annual fee (international shipping)*: $89
*Payment must be received by January 1 to ensure uninterrupted receipt of print magazine.
How to upgrade your current membership level
No action is required — life membership is automatically calculated based on the listed requirements.