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Beyond IEEE Students = IEEE Young Professionals

IEEE Student Members


STEP is an acronyms for Student Transition & Elevation Partnership, a program developed by IEEE to facilitate the transition from student member to young professionals by introducing opportunities and benefits of IEEE membership at the start of the career.

YP Affinity Groups

Similar to IEEE Student Branches YP Affinity Groups are regionally based organizations that promote networking from the local level and beyond. These local and regional groups have the ability to organize Signature Events and hold impromptu socials at venues of their discretion.


Known as micro-volunteering, uVolunteering is a program designed to allow you flexible, short-terms volunteering engagements. This allows you to continue advancing your experience while being sensitive to your time-constraints.

Signature Events

IEEE Young Professionals Signature Events are put on to increase the visibility of IEEE Young Professionals at large global events. Be part of this as an organizer and/or attendee.

Seed Funding

Providing support for local events to increase local volunteers’ engagement and satisfaction, and consequently gain enough momentum to create fully sustainable YP Affinity Groups.

Join IEEE Students Today. It’s Easy!

Accelerate your growth with other like-minded people and take advantage of all an IEEE Students Membership has to offer. Let’s take the next step together and continue to advance technology for the benefit of humanity.

* Annual student dues range from US $27 – $37, depending on where you live.