Students - join SMPTE free for your first year | SMPTE

Students - join SMPTE free for your first year

If you are a new student member, your first year of membership is free. 

To join, follow these steps.

  • If you have not done so already, create an account at
  • Click on Member Log in and choose "Create an account”
  • Go to the SMPTE store, individual membership, and add Student membership to your cart.  Click "Checkout" 
  • On the Checkout page, make sure that all your information is correct. 
  • You will be asked to upload a picture of your student ID.
  • At the bottom of the page, your will see a space for a Discount code.   New members, use the code Studentfree, and choose  Add Discount. 
  • Press continue to the final checkout screen, where your amount due will be $0.  
  • Press purchase, and you are all set.  
  • Your membership will be added to an approval process.  When the membership is approved, you will receive a welcome message

If you have any questions or problems, please contact