Your passion, our purpose
An AIA membership connects you to 95,000 professionals who share your passion for architecture
AIA is a vibrant community of architecture and industry professionals that are transforming the profession. Members enjoy access to industry-best benefits, products and services that support practice and professional development.
Find out which membership type is the right one for you and understand how you will benefit from being a member.
Architect membership is open to individuals with an architectural license from a US licensing authority.
Associate membership is open to individuals who have a professional degree in architecture; work under the supervision of an architect; are enrolled in AXP; or a faculty member.
Associate New Graduate membership
Individuals who have graduated with a professional degree in architecture from an accredited school during the 2015-2016 academic years are eligible for this membership.
International Associate membership
Individuals who have an architecture license or equivalent from a non-US licensing authority are eligible for International Associate membership.
National Allied Individual membership
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.
Current AIA membership incentives
Free A'20 registration, free membership for new graduates, pay dues in installments, get the rest of 2019 membership free, be entered in a drawing for a prize