Association of Retirement Organizations
in Higher Education

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Three reasons to join AROHE   


AROHE members, whether organizational or individual, join an extraordinary community that provides opportunities to connect via member networking, learn from AROHE and member-shared resources, and succeed by seeing models of successful programs.

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Save Time

Visit the Knowledge Center to find AROHE Briefs, model programs, or "how-to" resources.

Member-shared resources such as survey questionnaires, annual reports, event planning templates, and fundraising ideas give you a head start in creating innovative programs and services. 

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Get Advice

Search for other members in the directory, engage a consultant, or ask questions in our forum.

AROHE members are knowledgeable about starting and growing retiree programs and organizations. Members share successful practices that are fueling thriving retiree organizations and brainstorm solutions to common challenges.

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Learn the Ropes

Glean ideas from our Idea Exchange webinars, e-newsletter, and conference.

AROHE members are hard at work collecting information about academic retirement and are eager to share resources. Read about new developments in the AROHE Matters e-newsletter, watch our Idea Exchange webinars or attend our biennial conference. 

Who are our members?   

Retired Faculty/Staff

Similar to Alumni Associations, these organizations serve retired faculty and staff, support their campuses, and represent retiree interests.

Retiree Centers & Emeriti Colleges

Campus-funded units that serve as the connecting link between the campuses and their retired faculty and staff.

Campus Departments

Units such as academic affairs, advancement, HR, and alumni relations that support all phases of retirement.


Individuals who are interested in developing retirement organizations in higher education.

Ready to Join?

Why wait? Let's get started and work together to transform retirement at your college/university for your retirees and for yourself. Join our dynamic network as a free trial member through June 30, 2021. Trial members can access all AROHE resources to help develop or grow a retirement organization. Join now.

When you are ready to join as a paid member, it is easy to do so. The membership year is July 1 - June 30 and the amount is pro-rated for mid-year new applicants.

Organizational memberships are voting membership available to a retiree organization, department, or other unit at an institution of higher education. Dues are:

  • $120 annually-small (organization/department budget under $50,000)
  • $300 annually-mid-size (organization/department budget between $50,000 & $100,000)
  • $420 annually-large (organization/department budget over $100,000)

    Individual memberships are non-voting membership available to those who are affiliated with or who are interested in developing a retirement organization in higher education. Dues are $60 per year.

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