RECENT GRADUATE

RECENT GRADUATE

Jump-start your career with an AIA Recent Graduate membership. The AIA offers free membership for graduates of NAAB accredited and non-NAAB credited schools of architecture.

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ELIGIBILITY

ASSOCIATES / NEW GRADUATES OF NAAB DEGREE PROGRAMS:

Recently graduated with a NAAB-accredited Bachelor’s, Master’s or Doctorate professional degree in architecture within approximately the past 1-18 months.

ASSOCIATES / NEW GRADUATES OF NON-NAAB DEGREE PROGRAMS:
  • Currently work under the supervision of an architect in a professional or technical capacity directly related to the practice of architecture, and
  • Recently graduated with a non-NAAB Bachelor’s, Master’s or Doctorate degree within approximately the past 1-18 months.
OR
  • Currently work under the supervision of an architect in a professional or technical capacity directly related to the practice of architecture, and
  • Currently enrolled or participating in circumstances recognized by licensing authorities as constituting credit towards architectural licensure.

MEMBER BENEFITS INCLUDE:

MORE SUPPORT
  • Online continuing-education (CE) transcript
  • Access to more than 20 AIA East Bay committees
  • Advocacy work on behalf of the industry
  • Signify that as an AIA member you adhere to a professional code of ethics
  • Architectural Experience Program (AXP, formerly IDP), including help finding AXP coordinators and mentors
MORE KNOWLEDGE
MORE RESOURCES
  • AIA Career Center assistance to find design experience and professional opportunities
  • Access to East Bay job board
  • Exclusive resume postings
  • AIA Advantage discounts on products and services such as shipping, credit cards, technology and more
  • Submittal discount for AIA East Bay’s Honor Awards for Californian Architecture

Explore AIA National’s Member Benefits Guide.