Membership Choices

The Navy League of the United States is the trusted partner of the sea services, educating lawmakers at home and in Washington regarding mission requirements, honoring their personnel and assisting and supporting their families. Please read more about our organization here.
Any citizen interested in sea power or supporting America’s sea services — the U.S. Navy, Marine Corps, Coast Guard and U.S.-flag Merchant Marine — is eligible for membership. Active duty military are not eligible for membership, but their spouses and family members are eligible.

Navy League membership is a GREAT value! We offer two types of membership: Premium and E-member.


Membership Benefits

  • Member only access to council resources via our Online Learning Community.
  • Ability to join national committees to make policy changes at national headquarters and impact legislation.
  • *A subscription to our acclaimed Seapower magazine and the annual SeapowerAlmanac ($58 value).
  • Monthly Connections e-newseltter, email updates and event previews.
  • Complimentary knowledge-expanding online training sessions.

*E-memberships receive the digital edition of Seapower magazine online or through the Seapower app, which is available via iTunesGoogle Play or Amazon.

Membership Cancellation by Participant

Membership cancellations received within three days of initial submission may be eligible to receive a full refund less a $10 service fee. Cancellations received after the stated deadline will not be eligible for a refund. Cancellations will be accepted via email to Member Services at and must be received by the stated cancellation deadline. All benefits and incentives received by the registrant must be cancelled/returned to NLUS. All refund requests must be made by the member or credit card holder. Refund requests must include the name of the full name of the registrant and/or transaction number. Refunds will be credited back to the original credit card used for payment.

These above policies apply to all NLUS memberships unless otherwise noted in the corresponding program materials. Please read all individual program information thoroughly.

For a complete listing of our benefits, please review them here.

To download a .pdf version of the Membership Application, click here.

*Over 1-year rate

Reasons to Join the Navy League of the United States:

■ You served in one of the sea services and want to continue your association with that service.

■ You are a small business or company, or a larger business or corporation, perhaps engaged in commerce with the sea services.

■ You understand the importance of sea power to our national defense and economy and you want to help ensure that they remain strong and viable. You know that the sea services are America's strength.

■ You admire what your local Navy League council is doing and you want to help them carry on their mission in support of our men and women in uniform.

■ You are the spouse of an active duty service member who cannot join the Navy League, but you want to and can.

■ You know that the Navy, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard are usually the first on the scene at catastrophic events and provide medical and other humanitarian services around the world and you want to support that mission.

■ You are concerned about terrorism and homeland security and you want to support the Coast Guard as it protects our ports and interdicts drug traffickers and potential terrorists on the high seas.

■ You know that forward presence and quick reaction to world events is provided by the Navy and Marine Corps and that we must have the ships and equipment to make them responsive and effective.

■ You know that 90% of the world’s goods move to their destination by sea and a capable U.S.-flag Merchant Marine is needed to sustain the economy of the United States.

Membership Levels