Become a Member
The dojo is more than a just place to learn self defense, get in shape, or spend time after work; it's a community of people studying a traditional art form in a sacred space. We work together so we can be more engaged, polished, and awake. It's a place where we refine our character, perfect our form, and shed our ego; a forge if you will. However, instead of heating metals, we are heating up our human potential.
You will see people training intensely. You will also see people smiling. We'd like to welcome you to the Multnomah Aikikai community.
Go to Application to Train (aka New Member Registration Form)
Please pardon our dust!
We are implementing new software and renovating our Membership fee structure. We expect to have all our fees posted soon. In the mean time, Please inquire regarding membership options.
Membership options [please inquire]
Children (Ages 7-12), two classes per week, $60
Teens (Ages 13-17), unlimited Aikido classes, $75
Regular Adult Membership, unlimited Aikido classes, $120
Iaido training, [please inquire]
Community Membership (a non-training dojo member), $20
Note: Late Fees apply when monthly dues are not received by the due date.
Please see our Policy on Membership Dues
Hardship Rates - Discounted Monthly Dues
The purpose of monthly membership dues has always been, and continues to be, to support the continued existence of the dojo as a place to train in Aikido. For those under financial strain to support the dojo at the regular adult rate, we extend the following discounted rates:
College Students (Ages 18-25, with current valid college ID), $95
Family Discount : Two or more members from the same household (eg. couples, parent/child, siblings), [please inquire]
New members pay an initial registration fee along with their first month's dues payment. The fee is $50 for adults and teens; $25 for children aged 12 and under.
Birankai Annual Fee
This section under re-construction
Birankai Annual Fee $[please inquire - fee structures changing]
Initial payment due after 6 months of membership or upon first adult test for kyu rank, whichever comes first, and then on XXXXXX of each year thereafter. This fee is waived for children.
Visiting Aikido practitioners
Mat Fee, suggested contribution, $20 per day
Members of Aikido dojos across the globe are welcome to train with us regardless of affiliation. When planning a visit, it is traditional to bring a letter of introduction from your home instructor and offer a mat fee each day when visiting a dojo. If you will be able to join class for more than just a few days, please let us know!
Please read our full Policy on Membership Dues
Go to the Application to Train (the new member registration form)