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Enrolling Surgical Trainees as ACS Members

The American College of Surgeons (ACS) group membership enrollment and billing system is available for use by American Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME)-accredited training programs to enroll residents as ACS members and to renew ACS Resident memberships for trainees in their residency, fellowship, and research programs.

Before beginning the enrollment process, facilities must submit an application to establish a group enrollment and billing account. The application requests program and staff contact information.  Once granted access to the portal, the enrollment application requests information and details about your trainees including their contact information and medical education.

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Contact the ACS Division of Member Services at 800-293-4029 or for additional information.

Fees per Resident

Application fee*

Annual Dues



* There is no application fee for PGY-1s applying for Resident membership in ACS. Interns enrolled in the Fundamentals of Surgery Curriculum (FSC) do not need to be enrolled as Resident members. Their FSC enrollment includes ACS membership.