Join SSA Today!

When you join our community, you connect with an international network of scientists and engineers who share your passion for seismology.

Get ready to engage with like-minded individuals who care deeply about earthquake science, crustal and deep Earth structures and their applications for building an earthquake-aware world.

Full Member Benefits:

  1. Electronic access to the Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America (BSSA) from 1911 to present.
  2. Electronic access to the Seismological Research Letters (SRL) from 1929 to present (formerly Earthquake Notes).
  3. Discounts on SSA annual meeting registration and back issue journal orders.
  4. Connection to other SSA members via the online membership roster.
  5. For an additional fee, members can receive print copies of BSSA and/or SRL.

Join at the following level:

Membership Type Description Price Application
Regular Standard membership that includes online access to BSSA and SRL. Print journals are available for an additional fee. $125 per year or $225 for two years Join as a Regular Member
Developing Country All-electronic membership option for individuals who are both residing in and a citizen of a country whose economy is classified as other than “high-income” by the World Bank. $50 per year or $90 for two years Join as a Developing Country Member
Early-Career Membership available to those who are within three years past graduating from their terminal degree. Can only be used for a maximum of three years. $55 per year or $150 for three years Join as an Early-Career Member
Student Discounted membership available to current students that includes online access to BSSA and SRL. Print SRL is available for an additional fee. Valid student ID required. $30 per year Join as a Student Member
Corporate Membership available to companies that provides online access to BSSA and SRL for up to three employees. Please visit our Corporate Membership page for more information. $2000 per year Please visit the Corporate Member page for the application.
Affiliate Limited membership available through an EERI membership that provides online access to SRL. Online access is not available for BSSA with this membership type. This membership type is not eligible for an Annual Meeting discount.  $85 per year Please visit to become an Affiliate Member of SSA.

All one-year memberships expire on 31 December 2020. Two-year memberships expire on 31 December 2021. Three-year memberships expire on 31 December 2022. Questions? Please contact SSA at or 510-525-5474.