Why Join ILAA?

When you join ILAA, you become the voice of your profession in the state of Illinois. ILAA is dedicated to promoting the profession of Audiology and to empowering our members to best serve their patients and one another. Your support of ILAA allows us, as the sole Audiology-only professional organization in the state, to promote and advocate for our profession and your professional interests at the state level. Your membership gives you the power to shape the future of Audiology in Illinois.

Member Benefits

  • A reduction in registration fees at the ILAA Annual Convention  

  • Professional lobbying efforts at the state capital 

  • Legislative alerts and information for engaging your legislators

  • Professional updates

  • Networking opportunities with other ILAA members at Convention and on-line via our membership directory

  • Leadership opportunities on ILAA committees and the ILAA Board of Directors

  • Liaison with the American Academy of Audiology

Types of Membership

Membership year runs January 1st through December 31st


Professional members possess a graduate degree (Master’s, Au.D., or Ph.D.) in Audiology from an accredited academic institution.

Membership Dues: $115.00

Annual renewal


In the year following graduation, an active student member may continue membership in the Academy as a professional member at a reduced recent graduate rate.

Membership Dues: $80.00

One-time offer


Associate members are non-audiologists who wish to remain informed and provide input regarding the activities of the Academy.

Membership Dues: $115.00

Annual renewal


A student who is enrolled full-time in an Audiology graduate or undergraduate program at a regionally accredited institution of higher learning. ​

Membership Dues: $25.00

Annual renewal


Professional members who are 65 and over and have maintained active membership for 10 years qualify for this type of membership. 

Membership dues: FREE

Annual renewal

The ILAA Student Board asked members to share why they return to ILAA every year. 

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