Membership Benefits

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We’re your voice

AACS aggressively lobbies Congress, the Department of Education, and in state capitols to protect the interests of cosmetology schools and your students.

Discounted office supplies

Up to 55% off core office supplies and seasonal core technology items from Office Depot. Office Depot in partnership with AACS offers great discounts for our members, in addition to free next day delivery for purchases of $50 or more. All members can sign up at: . 2% of all purchases benefits AACS.

Discounted industry events

Receive discounted registration to programs and have the opportunity to purchase group discount certificates for even more savings.

Free subscriptions

We offer Career Educators Alliance (CEA) subscriptions for all your instructors.

Networking is key

A great way to network! Share stories, get advice, ask questions and receive updates from other cosmetology school owners. Call (202) 963-5370 or to get signed up.


AACS works with Industry Partners to provide scholarships that are available to AACS member school students. Learn more: Grants & Scholarships

Web listing

Want to bring more students to your school? Your schools will be listed on the AACS website! Enhanced listings are available for an additional charge.