Join or Renew - Student Membership

Membership year

The CDHA membership year is from November 1 to October 31.

Join CDHA Today!

CDHA offers FREE student membership to all students in dental hygiene programs across Canada. Join now and get access to networking opportunities, online resources, discounts and so much more!

Renew Your Membership

Returning students must renew existing free membership for the upcoming year. If you don’t renew, your access to services will stop on October 31.

Mail-in Membership & Renewal Form

Download the student membership form (Français), print and mail, fax or scan and email to:

Canadian Dental Hygienists Association (CDHA)
1122 Wellington St. W.
Ottawa, ON K1Y 2Y7
Fax: 613-224-7283

Please allow 2 to 4 weeks for your student membership renewal to be processed after it is received in our processing centre. Do not delay in sending in your renewal.

If you require assistance with the membership process, you can also call us toll-free at 1-800-267-5235, Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. ET or email us at .

Graduated Student Membership - The Next Step

After graduation and successfully passing the board exam, your FREE CDHA Student membership will be converted to a Graduated Student membership. CDHA’s FREE Graduated Student membership category includes professional liability insurance coverage of up to $3 million aggregate until December 31st of that year.