OAHPERD provides a number of benefits to its members including advocacy, professional development, networking, and more. With more than 1,000 members across the state of Ohio, OAHPERD leads the way in promoting healthy and active lifestyles for everyone.

Become a member of OAHPERD to:

  • Exchange ideas with other professionals
  • Participate in state regulatory decisions that directly affect your profession
  • Obtain the tools you need to develop further within your profession

*New this Year: Any HPERD professional in a situation of financial need may apply directly to the OAHPERD Executive Director for a professional development grant for OAHPERD dues or convention fees. To apply for a grant, contact Lisa Kirr at [email protected] or call (614)-228-4715.

OAHPERD Membership Annual Fees

Professional 1 Year $50
Professional 2 Year $95
Professional 3 Year $140
Professional First Timer $35
Student $25
Institutional Student $20
Senior Student $40
Retired $25
Institutional $200

 

Professional Member This membership type is for any K-12 or university professional currently working in an area of Health, Physical Education, Recreation, Dance or Sport Sciences.
Student Member This membership is for any K-12 or university student currently enrolled in a program area of Health, Physical Edcation, Recreation, Dance or Sport Sciences. This fee includes benefits and services for one year.
Institutional Student Member Any K-12 or University student currently enrolled in a program area of Health, Physical Education, Recreation, Dance or Sport Science and enrolled at a college or university that is an Institutional Member of OAHPERD. 
See list of current members at the bottom of this page.
Senior Student Member This membership is for any K-12 or university currently enrolled in a program area of Health, Physical Education, Recreation, Dance or Sport Sciences and in their senior year of study. Senior student two-year membership includes a one-year professional membership.
Retired Member This membership type is for any K-12 or university professional retired from an area of Health, Physical Education, Recreation, Dance or Sport Sciences.
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Students

If your institution is a current member of OAHPERD you can join as an Institution Student. Click here for a list of eligible institutions.

Membership Reminders

If you do not remember your username and/or password send an email to [email protected]
Please update your membership profile prior to renewing your membership.
If you are already an OAHPERD member, simply click on Renew. You do not need to join again.

Renew your membership

If you prefer not to join online, please download and fill out the paper membership application and mail with a check to the OAHPERD Office: 17 S. High Street, Suite 200, Columbus, OH, 43215