How to Join ARIS

ARIS is a thriving global community representing all areas of research impact. In order to become more sustainable, we are pleased to offer differing membership levels (see below). Membership includes access to our new online community as well as discounts and special promotions. A discounted, introductory membership is also open to individuals and organizations who want to join as a paid member before the end of the year.

To start your membership, sign in (if you have created an ARIS account) via the member options link at the upper right of this page. Select Member Login Member login. After establishing your ARIS login and logging in, proceed to the ARIS Community and login using the instructions you receive in your welcome email.

Purchase via Credit Card

  1. Create your ARIS account following the instructions above.
  2. After reviewing the membership types in the table below, purchase the level of membership relevant for your needs via the red buttons below.

Purchase via Invoice/Purchase Order

  1. If you haven't done so, create your ARIS account following the instructions above.
  2. After creating an ARIS account, please complete this Customer Request Form so that your institution can be billable by the University of Missouri and we can complete your membership purchase via purchase order.

Questions? Please use our Contact Us page so we can help.

Individual   Organizational

The grid below illustrates membership types, what each membership type offers and pricing.

Membership Type/Level

Annual Dues


Individual (various levels below)

Individual (Standard)
Individual (Introductory)
Individual (Graduate Students & Post-docs)
Individual (K-12 Teachers, 2-yr Institutions, Tribal Colleges, HBCUs, HSIs, MSIs)


$175 (after Dec. 31, 2020)
$150 (through Dec. 31, 2020)


  • Web-based community platform (full access)
  • Discounted rate for Summit
  • Trainings, webinars and online courses (discounted rate)
Organizational (various levels below)

Organizational (Standard)
Organizational (Introductory)
Organizational (2-yr Institutions;
HBCUs, HSIs, MSIs, Tribal Colleges)


$5,000 (after Dec. 31, 2020)
$4,500 (through Dec. 31, 2020)

  • Five Individual Memberships, including:
    • Online platform access
    • Training, webinars, and online courses (discounted rate)
    • One free webinar and discounted rate for institutional in-person trainings
    • Vendor booth at Summit
    • Listed on the website as "Organizational Member"


Questions? Please use our Contact Us page so we can help.

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