Become A Member
Collegiate memberships are for students enrolled in a college or university. Members are eligible to compete in all USA Archery events and participate on a varsity team or in a club sport. Collegiate members can take advantage of all USA Archery benefits such as a subscription to our newsletter, liability insurance coverage, access to exclusive promotions and discounts, and voting privileges.
USA Archery is committed to providing a safe, healthy and fun learning environment for our athletes. All coaches and club administrators are required to have a Background Screening and current U.S. Center for SafeSport training. USA Archery provides free SafeSport training, educational materials and resources to all our athletes, coaches, clubs, and parents.
Members are eligible to participate in all USA Archery sanctioned national, regional, local, state, collegiate**, and virtual events. Members are also eligible to compete in NFAA sanctioned tournaments as well as open international competitions. Some events may have additional qualification criteria beyond USA Archery membership requirements.
USA Archery utilizes the National Ranking System (NRS) to select USA Archery member athletes to the Senior and Para United States Archery Team (USAT), and to select athletes to represent the U.S. at certain international events. Member athletes earn points for National Ranking and Records*.
All-Access Members are eligible for the Regional Elite Program and the Resident Athlete Program. The Regional Elite Program develops compound and recurve athletes who are competitive nationally and internationally. The Resident Athlete Program, located at the Easton Archery Center of Excellence in Chula Vista, California, provides athletes the opportunity to dedicate themselves and train full-time for the Olympic Games.
The United States Archery Team (USAT) consists of the top ranked male and female recurve, compound and barebow archers in the country. Top ranked archers in each division will be appointed to Master, Senior, Para, Junior or Cadet USAT. See selection procedures for more details.
USA Archery All-Access members are eligible for International Team Staff (ITS) selection.
Members are eligible to participate in JOAD, Adult and Collegiate Clubs and earn USA Archery Achievement Awards and World Archery STAR Performance Awards.
USA Archery's insurance benefits provide important coverage for USA Archery sanctioned activities. Members with a current instructor or coach certification also receive Coach Liability Insurance (USA Archery Certification, Background Screening and SafeSport required).
USA Archery All-Access Members can earn coach and judge certifications. Coaches are eligible for Coach of Year Award opportunities.
USA Archery offers opportunities for coaches to apply for equipment or education grants. Veteran athletes can find funding opportunities for equipment and training.
Access to your personalized Member Dashboard. Manage your certifications, achievement awards, teams, and membership. Your Member Dashboard is where you will find Member-only resources customized to your profile. Videos, information and continuing education pieces are all easily accessed.
A quick reference guide to USA Archery’s National events throughout the year. Plan your next tournament season with the Annual Event Magazine available on the USA Archery homepage.
Stay up to date with USA Archery’s monthly On Point Newsletter and quarterly Explore Archery and High Performance newsletters. USA Archery News will keep you informed on events, rules and results. Manage your communication preferences in your member profile to choose how you want to stay informed and connected.
Members enjoy access to over 900 merchant discounts on travel, entertainment, fitness, apparel, pet care supplies and more. In addition, members have access to USA Archery exclusive travel and sponsor discounts.
USA Archery members, their children, spouses and immediate siblings are eligible for exclusive savings from DeVry University. Members receive one complimentary, accredited, college course and up to a 30% partner tuition savings.
USA Archery is committed to providing a safe learning environment for our athletes. A Range Pass is required for any club employee, volunteer, instructor, coach, judge, administrator, athlete or member who has routine access to minors within a USA Archery Club, event or activity. Members are eligible to receive a Range Pass once they obtain a Background Screening, SafeSport Training, and have a current USA Archery Membership.
Represent your interests of the Archery community. Members who are 18 and older as of February 1st of the membership year have the right to vote in USA Archery elections. Your date of birth is required in your member profile prior to February 1st to be included on the voting list.
Make a difference in the archery community and serve on our Board of Directors or on one of our many committees.
*U.S. Citizenship Required
** Collegiate Eligibility Required
For more information about USA Archery memberships please contact [email protected] or call (719) 866-4576.