Why should I join USPS?

The only requirements for United States Power Squadrons® membership are a keen interest in boating-related activities and an eagerness to meet like-minded people. You don’t need a boat to join!

USPS members enjoy many affordable and comprehensive programs that increase their boating knowledge and skills, have more fun, and connect with fellow boaters through a variety of educational and social activities. With USPS membership, you receive:
  • Boating education to help you become a more competent and safer boater
  • A wide variety of comprehensive courses and informative seminars to advance your skill and knowledge in boat operation and maintenance
  • Flexibility in scheduling your education through classroom instruction, on-line courses, and on-the-water skills training
  • Interaction with a group of experienced boaters who know how to have fun – raft-ups, cruises, picnics, and get-togethers
  • Savings on boat insurance and many other products and services
    • Examples include (but are not limited to):
      • Premium discounts on Boat U.S. marine insurance policies; eligibility for 50% discount on Boat U.S. membership; 10% discount on water towing services
      • USPS® Boat Insurance Program, including discounts up to 38%
      • Savings of up to 80% on preferred Office Depot products
      • Significant discounts on hearing aids at American Hearing Benefits
      • Save up to 60% at Orlando hotels, discounted Disney World tickets, and vacation packages through OrlandoVacation.com
      • Endless Vacation Rentals provides members a 25% discount on worldwide vacation rentals, and access to Last Minute vacations for additional savings
      • Members receive 5% discount on VPI Pet Insurance, and owners of multiple pets receive additional discounts
      • Motel 6 offers members a 10% discount, Red Roof Inn provides members a 15% discount, and Wyndham and Wyndham Group hotels offer 20% savings
      • Save up to 25% on Budget and Avis car rentals
    • More information found at the United States Power Squadrons' Membership Benefits page.
Please visit How to Become a Member or contact our Membership Committee for more information!