Make the most of your FPA student membership

Your FPA student membership opens up the door to first-hand insights into your future profession, plus a range of tips and tools to complement your studies, ways to save money and networking events to help you land that first job.

We are passionate about empowering and inspiring you throughout your financial planning career journey. Your FPA Student membership will give you the support and equip you with the best opportunities as you work towards the globally recognised CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER® designation.

The FPA is home to 1,000+ Student members, who are at various stages of undergraduate and postgraduate degrees.

If you’re not yet a member, join now – it’s free!

We offer a range of exclusive benefits to support and inspire you:

Find out more about your future profession and how to ace your studies

Access on-demand content using our online learning platform FPA Learn.

Receive complimentary copies of Money & Life, our bi-monthly magazine, featuring interviews with leaders in the profession and case studies of other FPA members and real life clients.

Listen to the FPA Student Podcast to find out what financial planning is, what you need to do to become qualified and how best to structure your degree. Listen now on Apple, Google or Spotify.

Interact with other students and FPA members on the lively FPA Community discussion forum.

Ways to save money

Save thousands of dollars in member discounts on postgraduate course fees with our university partners.

Apply for the FPA Professionals Congress Sponsorship Program including registration, flights and accommodation.

Claim free entry to many FPA events.

FPA student members are entitled to a $400 discount upon graduation into the Allied Professional membership category.

How to land that first job and navigate the professional year

Apply for new FREE FPA mentoring program designed to upskill women in financial planning to get ahead in their careers.

Exclusive access to the FPA Career Ready Webinar Series and complimentary registration to career events in capital cities to meet FPA professional members and potential employers.

Stand out from the crowd: enter the prestigious FPA University Student of the Year Award, and/or join the FPA Emerging Professionals Committee.

Start your Professional Year while at university. Access Professional Year resources, including logbook and certificate templates via FPA Learn.

We look forward to supporting you as you as progress in your studies and career.

If you’re not yet an FPA Student member, join for free now.