Memberships are renewable annually and run from January through December. The Society makes every effort to keep the cost of membership at a reasonable level. Current membership costs are as follows: $100 for regular membership, $52 for emeriti members, and $26 for graduate students. 

Memberships in HES are processed through Cambridge University Press. Follow this link to join on-line.

To join the Society through the mail, you can download the membership form and mail it to Cambridge Press.

  • The cost of membership is dependent on status (faculty, student)
  • Overseas members must pay in U.S. Dollars

You can learn more about the History of Education Society and the benefits of membership from the About Us Section.

If you have any questions about HES membership or renewal of your membership, please contact the HES Secretary, Karen Graves, at


The History of Education Society Graduate Student Community is a diverse group committed to advancing the individual and collective experiences of graduate students with intellectual interests in the history of education.