Students - join SMPTE free for your first year

If you are a new student member, your first year of membership is free. 

To join, follow these steps.

  • Join SMPTE as a Student member, but choose “Pay Later” as your payment method.
    • When you join, you will be asked to set up an online account that you will use to access your membership benefits.
  • Once you have joined, email us at, and include a picture of your student ID. We will make your membership active, and send you a welcome email. 
  • If you are renewing your membership, the renewal price is only $15.00. 

If you have any questions or problems, please contact Roberta Gorman.