About SEPM

Benefits of SEPM Membership

Full Membership …

  • Partcipate in a vibrant international community in its promotion of the full spectrum of sedimentary geoscience
  • Networking with peers to stay abreast of current science
  • Opportunities to introduce students to the world of sedimentary geoscience
  • Opportunities to work with your peers to shape the future of sedimentary geology, or for professional development, through attendance at meetings, conferences, short courses and field trips
  • Easy online access to the world-class science in the SEPM journals (JSR and PALAIOS)
  • Free option for printed copies of your chosen journal(s) or a year-end CD
  • Receive news and timely topics presented in The Sedimentary Record, the Society's full-color print magazine
  • Discount pricing for SEPM book publications (~40%)
  • Discount registration fees for SEPM activities including Research Conferences and Annual Meetings (includes AAPG and GSA Annual Conventions)
  • Vote for or hold office on SEPM Council

Sustaining Membership …

  • An opportunity to direct some of the fruits of your professional success towards securing the future of Sedimentary Geology and to the activities of scientists, both young and established, who are devoted to this field
  • All benefits of Full Membership plus:
    • Online access to both SEPM journals and journal archives with year-end CD
    • Recognition in The Sedimentary Record
    • Visual recognition at annual meetings (ribbons, badges, emblems)
    • Recognition gifts during year such as SEPM Post Card sets and Address Labels
  • Act as an advisor to SEPM Council for strategic input
  • U.S. tax deduction letter for a portion of the membership fee

Student Membership …

  • Your entrée into the lively global community of sedimentary geoscience
  • Networking with established scientists for advice and mentoring
  • Meet people with similar interests and build a network of colleagues that will last for a lifetime
  • Ability to apply for SEPM Foundation Student Grants
  • Special rate for online access to both SEPM journals (JSR and PALAIOS and Journal Archives)
  • Special discounted surcharge rate for printed journals
  • Special student pricing on all SEPM publications (~50% list)
  • Heavily discounted registration fees for SEPM activities including meetings, research conferences, short courses and field trips
  • Opportunities to obtain classic SEPM publications for the cost of shipping and handling only (Free Books to Student events).

Online forms through our secure connection:

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918-610-3361 x100

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Professional Membership Application
Student Membership Application
Membership Renewal

(Emeritus Members must contact Headquarters)

Complete your Membership Profile

or, download, complete, and mail or fax these forms:

Professional Member Application
Student Member Application
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To learn more about SEPM Membership
or receive a paper application by fax or mail, contact:

Cassie Turley

SEPM (Society for Sedimentary Geology)
4111 S. Darlington, Suite 100
Tulsa, OK 74135
(800) 865-9765 ext. 100 (N. America)
(918) 610-3361 ext. 100 (Worldwide)
FAX: (918) 621-1685

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