Why Become a National Member?

At AMSA FAU, a national membership enables you to participate in a number of valuable and EXCLUSIVE activities.

National membership is obtained through AMSA National’s website – amsa.org

Note: Money towards this membership does not take the place of dues for AMSA FAU, but can offer you a reduced rate on membership.

AMSA@FAU Benefits for being both a LOCAL and NATIONAL member:

  • Participate in AMSA FAU’s Shadowing Program.
  • Opportunity to go on the Bahamas Medical Mission Trip or Costa Rica Medical Mission Trip.
  • National Membership is required to attend AMSA’s Annual National Convention in Washington D.C..
  • National Members are able to participate in Gross Anatomy LABS at CESCOM

Read below from AMSA National’s website:

Join AMSA today for only $75 for up to 5 years of premedical education and receive all AMSA has to offer,
including one-of-a-kind opportunities to:

  • Receive generous gifts from Kaplan & Lippincott/Wolters Kluwer Health just for joining. Learn more online or watch our online video overview of the Wolters Kluwer Health gifts.
  • Take part in educational forums focused on preparing you for medical school
  • Network and connect with your peers
  • Get involved with interesting committees and projects and develop leadership skills
  • Enjoy discounts on MCAT test preparation and other resources to help premed students succeed—and save
  • Receive a free subscription to AMSA’s award winning magazine The New Physician
  • And so much more!

You can find out what other benefits you can receive as a national member here.


For a limited time only, you can use the special promotional code for Kaplan students, KTPSAVE10, to save $10 dollars on your National AMSA pre-medical membership, bringing your one time membership fee to just $65. Plus, you will also get complimentary access to these valuable MCAT tools from Kaplan as part of your AMSA membership:


MCAT Flashcards & App: $30
Foundations of Biochemistry Course: $499
Total Value: $529


There is no doubt that a strong MCAT score and a solid GPA are critical to gaining admission to medical school, but they only make up the quantitative portion of your application. There are many qualitative factors that play a complementary role in the admissions process, and membership and activity in organizations is one of those!


This promotion expires soon! If you have any questions about joining National AMSA, please contact their membership services department at 1-800-767-2266 or email members@amsa.org.