Get Involved


Become a Member.
There are two easy ways to engage with ASME



Joining ASME is the most important connection a current or future mechanical engineer can make. ASME membership features full access to a host of career-enhancing benefits including the award-winning Mechanical Engineering magazine monthly; AccessEnginering online reference tool; ASME SmartBrief daily email news summaries; discounts on ASME technical journals, books, articles, conferences, courses and beyond. Learn more about your membership options.

Online Community Participation

Participate in ASME’s free online Community. The Community is a social space where you can connect with your peers to stay up to date on the latest mechanical engineering news, and share your thoughts on industry topics. With the community, ASME members and other participants can engage globally like never before. Sign up now.

Learn more about ASME’s volunteer groups and resources
By volunteering, you can take great satisfaction knowing that you play an important role in reaching for our vision of contributing to the well-being of humankind.


How We Work

There are many ways to become involved with ASME’s volunteer groups. We have technical Divisions & Institutes in key ME industries that engage a wide range of ME experts, Interest Groups focused on emerging issues, and Sections and Student Sections so you can connect locally in your community or at your school. Learn more about ASME’s volunteer organization.

Volunteer Resources

There are ASME resources to support all volunteer activities. Here’s a list of the commonly used resources:


ASME helps university students develop their professional identity by offering access to diverse activities such as conferences, competitions, scholarships, fellowships and other programs that will support them through their years in school. Start participating in the ASME university student community today.