AMA medical student membership, discounts and benefits


Join the American Medical Association, the largest medical association in the nation. As soon as you join, you’ll get exclusive benefits and free access to: 

  • Leadership and training opportunities to help distinguish you as a resident candidate and resources to find the right Match
  • JAMA Network™ and USMLE® and COMLEX-USA® test prep
  • Networking and advocacy resources to turn your passions into health policy

Students save with AMA membership

  • $68 for a four-year membership–only $17 per year
  • Unlimited access to the JAMA Network®

Supporting you today as a medical student. Protecting your future as a physician.

  1. Free study aid of your choice—with four year membership

    1. Test prep for USMLE Step 1, COMLEX-USA Level 1 and beyond
  2. Full access to JAMA Network®

    1. Access the authoritative source for cutting-edge research, informative review and thought-provoking opinion across medical specialties. Receive print copy of JAMA, plus unlimited online and mobile access to all JAMA journals.
  3. AMA Residency & Fellowship Database®

    1. Search over 12,000 ACGME-accredited residency and fellowship programs on FREIDA™. AMA members get access to the FREIDA Residency Calculator and members-only dashboard where you can add personalized notes, save, compare and rank programs.
  4. AMA Research Challenge

    1. Find research opportunities for medical students and showcase your research for the chance to win $10,000.
  5. Laurel Road

    1. Receive an additional 0.25% rate discount when refinancing a student loan. Entirely online application allows you to check rates in minutes—without impacting your credit score.
  6. 1000+ leadership opportunities

    1. Shape AMA policy, increase relevant skills, network with peers, and interact with members with similar interests or backgrounds.
  7. Lenovo

    1. Receive up to 30% off laptops, tablets, desktops, servers, accessories and more.
  8. Hertz

    1. Save up to 25% on car rental base rates at participating locations worldwide. Additional benefit includes complimentary additional driver in the U.S.
  9. Advocacy training

    1. Learn how to be a public health advocate and meet with legislators on Capitol Hill at the Medical Student Advocacy Conference.

Become a member & enjoy great benefits!