Personal Discounts & Other Benefits

Exclusive access for ACS members!

ACS Publications Authoring Services

The entire suite of ACS Authoring Services is designed to help improve and polish manuscripts to boost the likelihood of publication and maximize the impact of the work.

  • Editing for grammar, spelling, and word choice, helping communicate research more effectively
  • Translating your scientific research from Chinese, Spanish, or Portuguese into English
  • Formatting the layout of text, image placement, and references per journal guidelines
  • Improving the visual impact your figures, graphs, tables, and diagrams

ACS regularly provides members with special offers and discounts for these services.

Shipping Discounts with FedEx

U.S.-based ACS members receive discounts of up to 26% on domestic and international envelope and small parcel shipments and up to 20% on printing and copying services at any FedEx Office. Discounts are also available for bulk and light freight transport. 

Office and Technology Products

ACS members qualify for special pricing on products from Lenovo and Office Depot.

Science Product Discounts

ACS Members with addresses in North America can take advantage of special discounted pricing from IKA Works on select laboratory and analytical equipment.  

Credit Card Program

Maximize your cash back by choosing how you earn rewards.  Apply for the American Chemical Society Cash Rewards Visa Signature® credit card from Bank of America.

  • 3% cash back in the category of your choice.
  • 2% cash back at grocery stores and wholesale clubs.
  • 1% cash back on all other purchases.
  • Earn 3% and 2% cash back on the first $2,500 in combined purchases each quarter in the choice category, and at grocery stores and wholesale clubs, then earn unlimited 1% thereafter. 

Apply, or get additional information (including rates and fees).

Travel Expeditions

ACS partners with Betchart Expeditions for science based discovery travel.

Hotel Discount

Discounted rates on Wyndham Hotel Group properties.

Auto Rental Discounts

Get discounted car rental rates with AVIS, Budget, and Hertz.

Membership Dues

REGULAR MEMBER  

$175

Perfect for people with a degree, certification, or significant work history in chemical or related sciences, or with certification as a teacher of a chemical science.

NON-SCIENTIST AFFILIATE

$175

For people whose occupation directly concerns the practice of a chemical science, but are ineligible to become Regular Members of ACS. 

GRADUATE STUDENT MEMBER  

$87.50

For full-time graduate students majoring in a chemical science or a related academic discipline.

UNDERGRADUATE MEMBER  

$29*

For those actively working toward an undergraduate degree in chemistry or in a related academic discipline. 

$29 without C&EN
$65 with C&EN subscription

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Contact ACS Member Services:
Email: service@acs.org
Phone: 1-800-333-9511 (Toll Free in the US)