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To qualify for student membership you must currently be enrolled in an hospitality program at an accredited college or university 

For just $45 per year, your annual membership includes

News and Information

To keep you in the know of all the trends, challenges, and legal matters affecting the hospitality industry, you’ll receive:

  • access to our Research, your one-stop shop for research, fast answers, and a wealth of industry data
  • free subscription to Lodging magazine
  • free reports via the Members Only section on our Website, covering security, government affairs, sustainability, and more


Advance your skills and give yourself an edge on the competition, by taking advantage of:

  • up to a 40% discount on all products and services from the American Hotel & Lodging Educational Institute (EI), the premier provider of hospitality training and certifications worldwide
  • access to the AHLA Foundation, alerting you to new academic scholarships and research grants


Begin setting the foundation for your future hospitality career through:

  • networking opportunities through AHLA meetings and conferences, where general managers and property owners meet to discuss their future plans
  • placement in the AHLA Annual Resume Database, hosted on the Hcareers Website and made available to key executives in the industry
  • access to the AHLA Foundation's Hiring Portal powered by, where you can search the largest online database of hospitality job openings, from line-level to management positions

For more information, email us or call (202) 289-3100.