American College Of Surgeons - Inspiring Quality: Highest Standards, Better Outcomes

Fees and Dues

Fees and dues must be paid in U.S. dollars. International (Excluding Canada) fees and dues are adjusted according to the World Bank income categories.

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Membership Fees/Dues

Fellow*

Associate Fellow

Resident

Medical Student

Affiliate

Annual Membership Year

Jan 1- Dec 31

Jul 1–Jun 30

Jul 1–Jun 30

Jul 1–Jun 30

Jul 1–Jun 30

Application Fee, U.S. & Canada

This fee is waived for members who are currently Associate Fellows who are applying to become Fellows.

$200

$75

$20

Application fee is waived for Interns

$20

$50

Application Fee, International High- and Upper-Middle-Income Countries

$100

$75

$20

$20

$50

Application Fee, International Lower-Middle-Income Countries

$50

$50

$20

$20

$50

Application Fee, International Low-Income Countries

$25

$25

$20

$20

$50

Initiate Fee, U.S. & Canada

This fee is due upon notification of approval for Fellowship and granting of Initiate status

$400

No Fee

No Fee

No Fee

No Fee

Annual Membership Dues, U.S.

$640

$300 on or after 1/1/2018

$200 prior to 1/1/2018

$20

No Fee

Affiliate Physician $300
Affiliate Non-Physician $300
Affiliate Allied Heath $200
Affiliate Registered Nurse $200
Affiliate Residency Program Coordinator $100
Affiliate Medical Assoc/Office Staff $100
Affiliate Technician $100
Affiliate Other $100

Annual Membership Dues, Canada

$456

$300

$20

No Fee

Affiliate Physician $300
Affiliate Non-Physician $300
Affiliate Allied Heath $200
Affiliate Registered Nurse $200
Affiliate Residency Program Coordinator $100
Affiliate Medical Assoc/Office Staff $100
Affiliate Technician $100
Affiliate Other $100

Annual Membership Dues, International High and Upper-Middle-Income Countries

$218

$150

$20

No Fee

Affiliate Physician $300
Affiliate Non-Physician $300
Affiliate Allied Heath $200
Affiliate Registered Nurse $200
Affiliate Residency Program Coordinator $100
Affiliate Medical Assoc/Office Staff $100
Affiliate Technician $100
Affiliate Other $100

Annual Membership Dues, International Lower-Middle Income Countries

$109

$75

$20

No Fee

Affiliate Physician $300
Affiliate Non-Physician $300
Affiliate Allied Heath $200
Affiliate Registered Nurse $200
Affiliate Residency Program Coordinator $100
Affiliate Medical Assoc/Office Staff $100
Affiliate Technician $100
Affiliate Other $100

Annual Membership Dues, International Low-Income Countries

$54

$38

$20

No Fee

Affiliate Physician $300
Affiliate Non-Physician $300
Affiliate Allied Heath $200
Affiliate Registered Nurse $200
Affiliate Residency Program Coordinator $100
Affiliate Medical Assoc/Office Staff $100
Affiliate Technician $100
Affiliate Other $100

*Dues are adjusted for Fellows who satisfy any of the requirements, below:

  • Fellows who have paid dues through the year of their 70th birthday will have dues waived in the next year.
  • Fellows who are bona fide missionaries may have their dues waived while serving as missionaries.
  • US Fellows may qualify for a 50% military dues discount if they are either 1) active duty military, or 2) currently deployed as a reservist or national guard. Eligible Fellows should contact dues@facs.org and provide a copy of their current orders and their membership status will be updated and the discount applied to their annual dues.

Additional Information

  • Regulations Pertaining to Fellowship Dues and Fees
  • Fellowship is subject to termination by the Board of Regents in October if dues are outstanding for more than one year.
  • Dues statements are mailed in November, and dues are payable by January 1.
  • The Fellows’ discount for members between 66-70 is no longer in effect.

Contact us at dues@facs.org if you have any questions. All members may log in to pay their dues.

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