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Associate membership is open to individuals who meet one of the following criteria: professional degree in architecture; currently work under the supervision of an architect; currently enrolled in the Intern Development Program (IDP) and working toward licensure; or faculty member in a university program in architecture.
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Eligibility for Associates: New Graduates
Individuals who have graduated with a professional degree in architecture from an accredited school during the 2013-2014 academic years. Learn More >>
Individuals who do not hold a degree in architecture, but share an interest in the built environment as a professional colleague or enthusiast, are eligible for National Allied membership. Your membership is at the national level. For local or state membership, contact your closest component. Learn More >>
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Win a 21.5-inch iMac or Autographed Book By Our 2013 Firm Award Recipients
Complete your AIA membership by December 31, 2013, and be entered to win either a 21.5-inch iMac or an autographed copy of The Architecture of the Barnes Foundation: Gallery in a Garden written by 2013 Firm Award recipients: Tod Williams, FAIA, and Billie Tsien, AIA.
Free Convention Registration *
New members receive complimentary registration for the 2014 AIA National Convention and Design Exposition in Chicago, Illinois June 26 - 28.
Free Membership for Up to 18 Months ***
New Graduates Receive Free AIA Membership for Up to 18 Months. Graduates of NAAB accredited programs/schools of architecture receive complimentary membership with the AIA at the Associate level for up to 18 months after graduation. Learn More
Dues Installment Plan
All newly joining members are eligible to participate in the 2014 Dues Installment Program. Enroll no later than April 30, and pay your membership dues in up to six monthly installments. 2014 membership dues must be paid in full by June 30, 2014. Learn more.
Tax Deductible Dues Statement
For state and federal income tax purposes, payments to the AIA and its components are generally deductible as trade or business expenses—except for the percentage spent on lobbying federal or state governments. Consult a tax professional to determine the appropriate tax treatment of your dues.