ACUP+, a non-profit organization, maintains a presence in the world of educational in-plant print and mail operations year round. We offer learning tools, consultation, and membership interaction. The ACUP+ community is dedicated to serve one another and our institutions.
ACUP+ membership is open to any K-12, college or university employee responsible for or associated with copying, document management, printing, mailing services function or such departments that provide support for these services, such as, copier management, copyright management or graphic designers, and in which such department is established as an institutional unit owned staffed, and managed by an educational institute.
A sense of community and sharing is at the heart of our association. People join because they want to work together on:
ACUP+ provides professional development opportunities: webinars, virtual round-tables, workshops, and annual conferences offer a variety of learning experiences.
ACUP+ maintains communication channels within the higher education in-plant print and mail communities to share ideas and concerns. An on-line member directory and community connects you to colleagues to ask critical questions, receive feedback and ideas, and allows you to offer your own expertise to assist other members.
ACUP+ has on-line reference materials: best practices, bench marking statistics, workshop handouts, job descriptions, samples, pricing and customer surveys, along with other relevant information.
ACUP+ will provide a list and contact information of our industry sponsors to assist you with the latest in products and services.
ACUP+ will not make membership lists available to non-members, however, the ACUP+ annual conference attendees’ list will be made available to conference sponsors.
Ray Chambers, an involved member since 1986 describes the value of ACUP+ membership in his blog he writes for In-plant Graphics: Management Counts.
Individual Membership: $250 ~Yearly Membership Dues. Individual Membership has one vote and is eligible to hold office.
Educational Affiliate Membership: $250 ~ Yearly Membership Dues. Educational Affiliate Membership open to individuals who are employed in a non-collegian educational institution (e.g. K-12) and who are responsible for / or associated with copying, document management, printing, mailing services function or departments. Each designated representative per institution has a vote and is eligible to hold office.
Institutional Membership: $600 ~ Yearly Membership Dues for 3 to 5 individual. Institutional Membership is open to any college or university with multiple personnel who are employees of the same college or university. Each designated representative per institution has a vote and is eligible to hold office.
Institutional Membership: $800 ~ Yearly Membership Dues for 5+ individuals.
Retiree Membership: $50 ~ Yearly Membership Dues. Retiree Membership may be extended to individuals formerly employed by or retired from a college or university. If Retiree Membership is approved by a majority of the Board, they will be eligible to vote, and hold office.
Yearly membership runs from July through June of each calendar year.
Membership payment can be sent via check to: ACUP, PMB 288, 3022 Morgans Point Rd, Mount Pleasant SC 29466