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Founded in 2008, Young Americans for Liberty (YAL) is the largest and fastest-growing libertarian and conservative youth organization in the country.

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Why Start a YAL Chapter?

With a network of more than 700 nationwide, YAL chapters are the backbone of the youth liberty movement. So are you ready to be a leader for liberty on your campus?
  • Benefits of a Chapter

    • Be the voice for liberty on your campus
    • Meet new friends and like-minded activists
    • Access YAL's expansive network and resources
    • Receive guidance from YAL's Leadership Team
    • Discover new opportunities & advance your career
  • What You Need

    • Three YAL dues-paying members
    • Complete the chapter application
    • Establish a chapter mailing address
    • On the path to obtain official school recognition
    • Passion For Liberty!

YAL Campus Activism

Choose an activism project, read the instructions, apply for resources, and execute on campus to recruit new members.
  • Bring Them Home

    Bring Them Home

  • Fight For Free Speech

    Fight For Free Speech

  • Incarceration Nation

    Incarceration Nation

  • Defend The Constitution

    Defend The Constitution

  • Membership Drive

    Membership Drive

    It's time to get out and recruit on campus! There are many college students interested in the ideas of liberty who are just waiting to find your chapter on campus. And there are many more who have never been exposed to our ideas.
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