ASCS - The Australasian Society for Classical Studies  

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It is now possible to pay for your ASCS subscription online by credit card (VISA or Mastercard).

Please select the appropriate option and click ‘Continue’. Paymate’s secure site will open in a new window. You can then enter personal details and complete payment. Please enter your name, postal address (preferably an institutional address, if applicable) and an email address that will remain active for at least 12 months.

Full and concessional members may elect to receive Antichthon in electronic form only, rather than receiving a hard (printed) copy. (Postgraduate/student subscription members receive Antichthon in electronic form only.) If you do not wish to receive a hard copy of Antichthon, please indicate your preference by typing ‘NHC’ (No Hard Copy) in the ‘Order ID’ field on the Paymate page. Otherwise, you do not need to type anything in the ‘Order ID’ field.

New members must also complete an application for membership form and email it to the membership secretary,

Renewing members whose details have changed should also complete and return the renewal form.

The Paymate system will automatically send a receipt. If you require a formal receipt, please email

ASCS Membership dues 2023

All amounts are in Australian dollars.

All members earning over $100,000 are strongly urged to consider this membership category.
$130 p/a
$500 five-year rate

$95 p/a
$425 five-year rate

Concessional Members
$65 p/a (retired/unwaged/casual/student)
$275 five-year rate (retirees only)

New postgraduate members
$200 PhD candidates
Covers five years (i.e. until end 2027) or until date of graduation (whichever comes first)*
$120 Masters candidates
Covers three years (i.e. until end 2025) or until date of graduation (whichever comes first)*

All students are welcome to join at the student rate if they want only a one-year membership.

$44 p/a (includes electronic access to Antichthon)

By joining ASCS or renewing my membership, I agree to be bound by the Rules of the Society for the time being in force.

* Postgraduate members rate is per degree. Members joining at this rate will receive Antichthon in electronic form only. Students joining at the postgraduate rate are asked to include on their membership application their student number, the campus at which they are enrolled and the name of their primary supervisor. For these membership types, membership lapses on graduation or after 5/3 years as applicable. Part-time postgraduate members are invited to join at the postgraduate rate for the first five years of their degree, after which the concessional rate is available to them.


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