It is member support that keeps the Union for Democratic Communications viable as a space for critical scholarship, education, and activism. UDC tries to keep its membership affordable for all members, and offers graduated membership tiers based on income. We are grateful for your new or continued support. 

Membership Tiers

Our membership terms are approximately 18-months in length to match our conference schedule.

All current membership terms begin immediately and run through October 1st, 2016. All prices are in US Dollars.

 Annual income of $25,000 or less:
 Annual income of $25,000 to $50,000: $75
 Annual income of more than $50,000:

If you're attending the 2015 UDC Conference in Toronto,
please register for the conference & membership here.

To Add/Renew a Membership Online:

Please select your membership tier below.  You will be
taken directly to our Paypal checkout.

To Add/Renew a Membership by Mail:

Please download our membership form (Adobe Acrobat required) and mail in with your check or money order.  All instructions are provided in the document.

The Jeanne Lynn Hall Fund:

Please also consider a donation to the Jeanne Lynn Hall Fund,
which subsidizes travel costs to UDC conferences for low-income students, scholars, and activists.

Membership questions? 
Please email Doug Tewksbury, UDC Membership Director, at dtewksbury [at]