AMA medical student membership: Match prep, discounts & benefits


Prepare for residency by joining the American Medical Association, the largest medical association in the nation. You’ll get exclusive benefits and free access to:

  • FREIDA™, the AMA Residency and Fellowship Database® to help you target and refine your search
  • Leadership and training opportunities to help distinguish you as a resident candidate
  • USMLE® and COMLEX-USA® test prep

Get ready for Match Week

Access timely resources from the AMA to help you successfully navigate Match Week and beyond.

  1. FREIDA™, the AMA Residency & Fellowship Database®

    1. Search over 13,000 ACGME-accredited residency and fellowship programs on FREIDA™. AMA members get access to the AMA Road to Residency Guide and application checklist/timeline, the FREIDA Residency Calculator and members-only dashboard where you can add personalized notes, save, compare and rank programs.

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

    1. First Aid for the USMLE Step 1, $40 off AMBOSS library membership or up to $60 off UWorld USMLE® or COMLEX-USA® QBanks

  3. ClassPass

    1. Get worldwide access to thousands of top-rated gyms, fitness studios and more—all with one app. AMA members get a 14-day free trial plus 10% bonus credits on ClassPass memberships.
  4. 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.

  5. AMA Research Challenge

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

  6. Laurel Road

    1. Manage personal finances–including residency interview and relocation loans, physician mortgages, student loan refinancing, and student loan forgiveness–with Laurel Road.

  7. 1000+ leadership opportunities

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

  8. Lenovo

    1. Receive up to 50% off laptops, tablets, desktops, servers, accessories and more.

  9. 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.

  10. 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!