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AZ AAU logo 1AAU Requirements

All Athletes, Coaches, and Club Directors participating in AAU events must first become a 
member. Becoming a member is easy and can be completed online. The cost for athletes is 
$14 and Non-Athletes such as Coaches, Directors, Administrators, Officials, etc. is $16 
for the year. This covers all sports including beach volleyball. For additional 
information please click on the AAU Membership tab. To become a member click here.
*Please note membership is no longer instant for non-athlete members. Please allow 10 
business days for background checks prior to your first event.
WWS-sponsor1Club Memberships
Prior to participation in your first AAU event all athletes and coaches with teams 
participating in an event must be registered members and the club must be registered. 
There are three different Club Levels to choose from with a price range from $30-$320. 
For additional information and/or register your club click here. 

PCA-1 Positive Coaching Alliance (Mandatory for Coaches)
The AAU National Office is happy to provide FREE Coaches' Education for all AAU 
Non-Athletes. Positive Coaching Alliance (PCA), using their Double-Goal Coach online 
courses, administers this exciting program. All registered coaches will take this free 
course as part of gaining membership into the AAU. The AAU is proud to be a leader in 
the youth sports market and looks forward to being the trendsetter in coach education 
in years to come.  For more information or to access the online course click here.

Benefits of AAU Volleyball

  • Nationally recognized non-profit, multi-sport organization.   
  • Insurance, including general liability and participant accident, is included as a benefit of membership.    
  • Low membership fees.    
  • Low tournament fees.    
  • Background screening included with non-athlete and adult athlete memberships at no additional cost.   
  • Freedom and flexibly in conducting programs and hosting events.    
  • Free coaches education through the Positive Coaching Alliance (PCA).    
  • Multi-sport membership card allows participants to compete in any sport.    
  • Open entry to the National Championships – any team can participate.  Non-exclusive organization.    
  • Easy online registration for membership, insurance certificates, sanctions and events.   
  • Multi-year membership available – join for 1, 2 or 3 years.    
  • Level 3 Club Membership offering eligibility for tax-exempt status and to accept tax-exempt donations.