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Join AIA as a National Allied Individual member

Open to professionals in allied industries.

Design and construction decisions in every industry have lasting effects. Join AIA as a National Allied Individual member and show the world you’re committed to building a zero-carbon, healthy, just, and equitable world for everyone. And with the industry’s largest, most influential network and more than 96,000 members, you’re in good company, too. Raise your voice and design a better world with the AIA community.

National Allied Individual membership is open to established, registered professionals and others practicing in fields closely related to architecture, including engineers, planners, landscape architects, sculptors, muralists, artists, and others in government, education, journalism, manufacturing, industry, and more.

National Allied membership is at the national level only. For local or state allied or affiliate membership, contact your nearest AIA chapter.

An AIA membership means you're connected—to your peers & the world

As a National Allied Individual member, you’ll have access to 21 virtual Knowledge Communities where you can discuss, share best practices, meet other design professionals, and benefit from the collective knowledge and support of AIA members.

Succeed with the industry's best

Your daily work and your career will benefit from discounts on AIA Contract Documents and access to AIA research, business intelligence, practice tools, and resources. Manage your risk through financial and insurance programs offered by AIA Trust.

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Dues installment program

Pay your dues in six monthly installments with our Dues Installment Program. Enroll between October 2022 and April 30, 2023.  

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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.

Join online or download a membership application.

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