NOTE: This form is for NEW MEMBERS ONLY. DO NOT use the form to the right to renew your membership. If you have ever had an SRS membership previously, please log in to your account where you will be prompted to renew. If you do not know your account information or are unsure if you have a preexisting account, please call (630) 737-9756, or email As a reminder, memberships run on a calendar year basis (January 1 – December 31). All membership categories receive online access to the journal SLEEP.

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Application Statement

Please verify the following statement by marking the appropriate response box:

I am able to supply the required documentation for the membership category to which I am applying.


All Members (One of the below choices is required):
  • Statement of research activities; or
  • Citation listing applicant as an author (title/journal/year); or
  • Letter of recommendation from a SRS full or emeritus member in good standing.

Membership Classification

Please note: Membership is on a calendar year basis (January 1 - December 31).

Regular Membership - $215.00 $100.00
Individuals possess doctoral degrees and have either published sleep-related research or have documentation of research.

Associate Membership - $160.00 $80.00
Individuals with special training who are actively engaged in sleep research, usually in a laboratory, and have not obtained a terminal doctoral degree

Postdoctoral Fellow Membership - $85.00 $40.00
Individuals have received their terminal degree and are in a residency or fellowship program. (Membership in this category is limited to 5 years*).

Predoctoral Student Membership - $85.00 $40.00
Individuals pursuing undergraduate, masters, and doctoral degrees. This category includes individuals who earned their undergraduate degree within the last two years and work in a sleep research laboratory prior to pursuing advanced degrees. (Membership in this category is limited to 7 years*).

Undergraduate Student - $85.00 $40.00
Individuals pursuing undergraduate degrees. (Membership in this category is limited to 4 years*).

*Membership in these categories is limited to the terms above unless written verification is provided that the member qualifies for additional years as either a Predoctoral Student Member or Postdoctoral Fellow Member.