Law Student Membership Application

decorative banner

AILA’s Law Student Membership is now FREE!

On October 8, 2020, AILA’s Board of Governors voted in favor of reducing AILA’s law student membership dues from $50 to $0 (FREE).

Why a new dues structure? The new dues structure is designed to spread the investments in new benefits and services more equitably and to introduce more law students to AILA while making it more affordable for members in their early years as they continue their law student journey and begin to establish themselves in the immigration field.

Check out all the great member benefits that come with an AILA Law Student membership at absolutely no cost.

AILA Law Student Eligibility Requirements:

  • You must be a law student currently enrolled in an ABA accredited institution.
  • Transcripts must show a full course of study in a law program.
  • Law students must also be otherwise ineligible for membership or international associate status in the association.

You must have an account to apply for membership. If you do not have an account, you will need to register via AILA Agora.

To register, start by creating your nonmember AILA account and completing the online form. After an account is created, submit your AILA Law Student Membership Application along with your current transcript to verify enrollment to Unofficial transcripts are acceptable. Please send any questions to

[This functionality does not work on your device. Please use the download button to access the PDF. A separate PDF reading app may be necessary.]

Cite as AILA Doc. No. 20122808.

Open the Document