*Please note that our membership dues have increased; Annual membership $55 (student rate $25).
Membership Dues (USD)
Annual Individual membership $55 (student rate $25); Lifetime membership $1,000
We encourage you to take out a multiple-year membership, or a lifetime membership.
WARA has 52 member institutions, including our first and current homes, Howard University and Boston University; University of Chicago; Rutgers; Indiana University; UC Berkeley; UCLA; Yale, and many others.
Member Institution Benefits:
Annual Institutional Membership $250
Your dues can be paid online or by check. For online payments, please use any of the platforms below:
Or make your check out to WARA and mail to:
West African Research Association
c/o Boston University African Studies Center
232 Bay State Road
Boston, MA 02215
The WARA membership year runs from October 1 to September 30.
WARA Members: Please take a moment to verify that your contact information is current. You can check your listing in the directory of members.