Membership Info

Most of our events are open to both members and non-members, so why join us as a registered member? Well, aside from the tons of fun and friendships you are bound to have and gain throughout the year, members of our club also enjoy a number of exclusive benefits and perks!


  • Exclusive access to the Library, a collection of thousands of anime episodes and movies. We currently have over 700 discs!
  • Discounts on purchases from our Sponsors! Show your club membership at the time of purchase.
  • Discounts for various club-hosted Events such as dances, cafes, and outings.
  • Insider updates on club activities and the ability to vote on anime to be shown at our weekly showings.
  • Access to our workshops for artists, musicians and cosplayers.
  • Register in club contests: creative, cosplay or otherwise!
  • Increased chances to win raffle prizes!

How to Join

NOTICE for 2020-2021 Memberships

This year (2020-2021), we will only be accepting cashless membership payments through direct e-transfer to Please fill out the official UBCAni membership form  and if you’re interested in acquiring a physical membership card with this year’s annual artwork printed on it, this form as well, so that we can mail it to you.

After we have confirmed your payment, we will send you a confirmation e-mail with your membership number. Please note that this process may take a few days to complete due to the large number of members UBCAni has.

If you are unable to pay through e-transfer, we also accept alternative methods like Paypal. Please don’t hesitate to email us at or message us on Discord or Facebook if you have any questions or require our assistance in any way.

At Weekly Showings: An anime showing and group activity is held every Friday evening during the school year. Speak to the Treasurer at any of these events to sign up for membership.

At Clubs Days: At UBC Clubs Days in the AMS Nest, held twice a year at the beginning of each term, the Anime Club has a booth set up where you can sign up for membership on the spot.

Make an appointment: Send the executive team an email at or contact us another way to arrange an appropriate time and place for meeting.

Membership costs for 2020

UBC Student Annual Membership Fees: $5.00
(Returning Member Discount: $4.00)

Non-UBC Student Annual Membership Fees: $7.50
(Returning Member Discount: $6.00)

*Memberships are only purchased once per school year.*

For more information feel free to e-mail us at!