Make the right connections to expand your brand.

Become an AASHE member and position your company as a bellwether in the higher education sustainability community.  You’ll join a network of forward-thinking, innovative change-makers that are shaping the path forward towards a sustainable future. Gain access to vital tools to expand your brand and elevate your visibility as a sustainability solutions provider. Take your business to the next level and join AASHE today!

Connect and engage to a global network of leaders who are highly responsive to companies that have sustainability at the core of their business. A multitude of opportunities exists to meet institutional collaborators and other dynamic brands providing solutions to campus sustainability challenges. Develop those valuable networking relationships with higher education decision-makers and gain a competitive advantage!

Drive results while minimizing costs by accessing various tools to guide your strategic outreach efforts to the right institutional contacts (customers), in the right way, at the right time. 

Become a recognized leader among the higher education sustainability community. Stand out among your competitors by showcasing your work in higher education and how you can help sustainability leaders advance their efforts on campus.

  • Benefits
    As an AASHE Business Member, you’ll receive a wealth of resources to help you grow your network, gain recognition, and position your business as a provider of sustainability solutions. 

    Networking Business Leader Business Affiliate
    AASHE Connect Online Community – Your direct line to the higher education sustainability network, AASHE Connect ​is a member-only community where campus and business leaders engage in discussions on the issues they face. This invaluable resource provides an opportunity for you to participate in the conversation and serves as a powerful listening tool to learn about campus trends and what resources schools are looking for to support their sustainability programs.
    Membership Directory – A valuable feature of the AASHE Connect community is a searchable online member directory. Looking to connect with a particular member institution? Various filter and search options enable you to find the right individuals at the right institutions.  ✓  ✓
    Leadership – Share your experience and expertise by serving on the Board of Directors or Advisory Council. Members are encouraged to apply each year in the fall.  ✓  ✓
    Webinars – AASHE webinars allow sustainability professionals to learn about and share innovative and high impact approaches for advancing sustainability in higher education. Business Leaders are eligible to present a webinar on a topic of their choosing alongside a campus representative.  ✓
    Recognition Business Leader Business Affiliate
    Member Logo – Place the AASHE member logo on your website, brochures, and other materials to emphasize your organization’s commitment to higher education sustainability.  ✓  ✓
    Sustainable Campus Partners  – Get valuable exposure with a listing in our one-of-a-kind partner directory. Personalize your company’s profile with a description, contact info, logo, and links to your work. Preferred listing, logo & 200-word description Logo & 100-word description
    Membership Roster Listing – Be included in the list of hundreds of other institutional and business leaders in the campus sustainability community.
    Thought Leadership Article – AASHE’s blog celebrates our members who work tirelessly to advance sustainability on their campuses, at their companies, and in their surrounding communities. Let’s share your compelling story with thousands in our network. Content subject to AASHE’s approval.
    AASHE Website Listing – Business Leader members receive a writeup and logo on the Business Partners section of our website as a way to say thank you for demonstrating the highest level of support to our community.
    Marketing, Sponsorship & Advertising Business Leader Business Affiliate
    Customized Program Offering – An opportunity to work alongside AASHE to develop and implement a special project, program, or initiative. AASHE will work with you to define the scope of the program.
    Direct Email to Members – AASHE will send an email on behalf of our Business Leaders to our database of nearly 30,000 subscribers. Once per year. AASHE will work with the member to develop content and timing. NOTE: Emails cannot be sent during the months of September and October.
    AASHE Conference & Expo – Get exposure to thousands of campus sustainability decision-makers in one place. The AASHE conference is the largest gathering of campus change agents leading the higher-ed sustainability movement. Receive the member rate on exhibit and sponsorship opportunities to maximize your visibility at this annual event. Member Rate Member Rate
    Member-to-Member Discounts – Market directly to those with purchasing power at colleges and universities by developing special offers for AASHE members. Discounts will be shared in the AASHE Bulletin and on our website.
    Workshops – AASHE workshops offer an opportunity to connect directly with sustainability leaders in an unpretentious setting. Our workshops are designed to facilitate one-on-one conversation and relationship building. Nowhere else can you get this level of personal interaction with potential clients!
    AASHE Bulletin – Reach your target audience with a discounted ad in our e-newsletter delivered bi-weekly to approximately 20,000 subscribers. Comp. Standard Issue Member discount
    Publications – Gain long-lasting and extended reach when you place a sponsored advertisement in one of our featured publications.
    News & Information  Business Leader Business Affiliate
    Campus Sustainability Hub – Access thousands of toolkits and resource collections about all aspects of sustainability in higher education, from academics to operations to governance.
    STARS (Sustainability Tracking, Assessment and Rating System) – Utilize the STARS Data Displays and STARS Benchmarking Tool to collect valuable information and demonstrate to your customers how your products/services align with STARS credits and can improve their sustainability performance.
    AASHE Bulletin – Stay up-to-date with the only aggregated bi-weekly news source for the higher education sustainability community.

  • Dues

    Separate annual dues are required for business subsidiaries. AASHE will confirm your Annual Gross Sales via Dun & Bradstreet.

    Business Leaders

    Annual Gross Sales Dues
    < $1 million $2,500
    $1 million – $5 million $5,000
    $5.1 million – $25 million $10,000
    > $25 million $20,000

    Business Affiliates

    Annual Gross Sales Dues
    < $1 million $350
    $1 million – $5 million $700
    $5.1 million – $25 million $1,400
    > $25 million $2,800

  • Membership Application

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