American Association of Family & Consumer Sciences (AAFCS)

The Web Portal is your connection to managing your membership or affiliate, networking with other members, and accessing members-only resources and documents.

  • Once you log-in as a current member, you'll have access to all of the resources shown below, and more!
  • If you've recently created a user profile with AAFCS and need to complete your membership application, you should have received an email with your username and password; use that info to log in and join AAFCS.
  • If you've ever been an AAFCS customer or member, you aleady have a username and password; typically, your username is your email address, and your password is your member or customer ID number. If you're unsure of your log-in information, please contact member services via email a, or by calling 800.424.8080.



Here's an example of what you'll find in the members-only AAFCS Web Portal (links are not active here):


Special Savings for Members!
Customize and Print your member certificate!
View and Manage Profile
Edit Address and Demographic info
Renew Membership
Note:  If you are unable to renew online, the grace period on your membership may have expired.  For immediate renewal or reinstatement of your member benefits, contact AAFCS at 1-800-

View/Print Transaction History
Change Password     
Search the Membership Directory
Search the Leadership Directory

View/Join a Community
Start a Community      

Member Savings
New Download your Hertz Member Savings Card
Access more special member savings on travel, merchandise, and more
Shop AAFCS Products & Resources


New AAFCS/FCS Media Tool Kit

Public Policy Tool Kit
Online Resource Directory for Classroom Teachers

Branding Toolkit (PDF)
Brand Story (PDF)
Graphic Standards Manual (PDF)
Logos (download appropriate logo and file type)

To request other versions or file types of the AAFCS logo, please email

Governance Documents and Forms
Policies and Procedures Manual (PDF)
Strategic Planning Guide (PDF)
Student Unit Handbook (PDF)
New Committee Service Application 2013 (Word)
New Preliminary Nomination Application for 2015 Elections (Word)


Become a Certified Professional
Pay Your Certification Fee
Report PDUs (new online entry process)
Note: AAFCS is aware that some people have experienced technical difficulties with the new online PDU entry process. If you have technical problems, download a form to access an alternate process with fewer features but also fewer compatibility issues. Thank you for your patience.


New Access Affiliate Resources
Join the Leadership Exchange
Manage Your Affiliate

Who can access the affiliate managment?
A: Current officers who have been reported to AAFCS (online or in writing) with the titles on this list: Affiliate Officer Update Form. 

Q: Is there help in navigating the affiliate management?
A: Yes! Click here for the affiliate management job aid with step-by-step instructions.

If you have any questions, please contact AAFCS at or 703-706-4600/800-424-8080.