Join more than 4,000 AIR members from around the world who take advantage of the unique educational resources, best practices, and professional-development opportunities available only through membership in the world's largest professional organization for institutional researchers.

Our membership benefits are designed to help education professionals in IR and related fields be more efficient, more effective, and more innovative. We want you to be fully equipped to take on the challenges of improving higher education so that your students are prepared to make the most of their opportunities – both in school and in life. Through our member-only offerings for world-class professional-development and education classes, discounts on key industry publications, and extensive networking and leadership opportunities, we are confident that we are doing just that.

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Access on-demand training through the Data & Decisions® Academy, IPEDS tutorials for data reporters and data users, and NSF tutorials for SESTAT and WebCASPAR. Learn More

eAIR is the monthly newsletter of the Association. eAIR includes web-based resources which are updated frequently and available any time on the eAIR webpage. Read eAIR AIR relies on volunteers to share their knowledge and advice. Volunteers often report that service to AIR increases their professional network and returns great value. Sign Up
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​Join members at the annual AIR Forum, the largest gathering of IR professionals in the world, or attend one of our national IPEDS workshops. Pre and post-Forum workshops are also available annually. Face-to-Face Education
Members have unlimited online access to all digital AIR publications, including e-AIR, e-books and Professional Files. AIR also offers significant discounts on popular journals from publishers.  Visit eLibrary
AIR recognizes members who have made extraordinary contributions to the profession and provides scholarships that facilitate the development of early career professionals. View Awards or Explore Scholarships