RaySociety Membership

The RaySociety is a membership program, open to all persons interested in lifelong learning.

Membership Options

The membership year begins July 1 and ends June 30. Individuals are welcome to join at any time but must be a member to register for a course or activity. Tuition for courses is priced separately.

  • Annual membership: $50 per person
  • 2-year membership: $95 per person
  • 3-year membership: $140 per person
  • Lifetime membership: $2,500 per person (contact the RaySociety at 515-271-2120)

Membership Benefits

  • Connection to a community of enthusiastic learners in a vibrant university atmosphere
  • Access to 60+ diverse courses from Drake faculty, community leaders, and experts in their field
  • 10+ lectures, activities and socials throughout the year at no additional cost
  • Parking privileges
  • Cowles Library privileges
  • Reserved seating at Drake's Bucksbaum Lecture Series
  • Invitations to Drake-sponsored events
  • Monthly e-newsletter

Lifetime membership includes the above plus:

  • No renewal fees
  • No standard ($30) class registration fees
  • 75 percent tax deductible
  • Option to pay in equal annual installments over a three-year period 

Join or Renew your Membership

Join or Renew your RaySociety Membership by using one of the methods below.

RaySociety 2020 Membership Form

July 1, 2020 to June 30, 2021

July 1, 2020 to June 30, 2022

July 1, 2020 to June 30, 2023

For payment plans for this membership please contact RaySociety Office at (515)271-2120

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Supporters just like you help to make a difference every day.