How To Join
So that we can stay in touch while you consider joining us, please fill out this form. This will notify the squadron closest to you. However, you may join any composite or senior squadron in our wing. It’s okay to visit more than one.
Contact the squadron and arrange to visit a meeting.
Attend a meeting
Complete the Membership Application and FD 258 Fingerprint Card (available at your squadron).
Annual membership dues vary by state.
Submit your application, fingerprint card and dues through one of the following ways:
Checks (made payable to Civil Air Patrol) or money orders are accepted for dues payment.
If paying by credit card, include the information listed below to process the application. The required information includes:
Type of Card - Visa, MasterCard or Discover
3 Digit Security Code on the Back of the Card
Name on Card
Mail your completed application, fingerprint card and dues payment to:
Civil Air Patrol/DP
105 S. Hansell St. Bldg 714
Maxwell AFB, AL 36112
FedEx and UPS are both delivered directly to the National Headquarters building. Priority Mail from the United States Postal Service may be delayed several days while it is routed through the Air Force base mail system.
When your application is received at National Headquarters, it is date stamped and processed in order by the date it arrived. You will receive an automated welcome email when the membership is processed.