Become a Member

Thank you for your interest in becoming a PAGCS member. Membership in the PAGCS provides access to education, advocacy, support, camaraderie and networking, and so much more.

The second oldest association of its kind, the PAGCS is comprised of over 400 of the regions golf turf management professionals who provide for and protect the game of golf.

Member Benefits

The Philadelphia Association of Golf Course Superintendents [PAGCS] is one of the oldest and most recognized associations of its kind in the nation. Founded in 1925, the PAGCS has a rich history rooted in providing education and advocacy for the golf turf management profession. The PAGCS is an officially recognized, affiliated chapter of the Golf Course Superintendents Association of America [GCSAA].


The PAGCS offers a year-long calendar of events tailored to provide education, networking and camaraderie. Members also have access to the Members Only section of the website, which includes the complete PAGCS Membership Directory, among other resources available only to our members. Additionally, our newsletter, The Bonnie Greensward, is nationally recognized as one of the best of the best. Be sure to check it out.



Members have access to the PAGCS Job Board page, as well as the benefits of a strong support network of peers in the region. The newly launched PAGCS Blog also provides a place for members to share news, sell equipment, and seek information.


In addition to GCSAA affiliation, the PAGCS is part of the Allied Associations in the Philadelphia Region. The PAGCS maintains an alliance with the Golf Association of Philadelphia [GAP], the Women’s Golf Association of Philadelphia [WGAP], the United States Golf Association [USGA], the Philadelphia and Vicinity Club Managers of Association [PVCMA], and the Philadelphia Section of the Professional Golf Association [PGA]. Links to their sites are found at the bottom of every page.

This alliance strengthens the role of the golf turf professional and widens the scope of resources at each members disposal. By adding a PAGCS membership to your resume, you add credibility.

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The PAGCS looks forward to welcoming you to the Association! Be sure to check out the latest issue of our nationally recognized newsletter, The Bonnie Greensward: click here!

We look forward to welcoming you! Please contact our membership chairman, Bill Corcoran, for any questions: Click here to send Bill an e-mail.