As the collective voice of the local design community, AIA Pittsburgh brings together design industry professionals to collaborate, exchange ideas, and enjoy each other’s company. Working together, we can create better places to work, live, and play by further raising the standards of architectural education, training, and practice; fostering design excellence; and promoting the value of architectural services to the public. Contact AIA Pittsburgh with membership inquiries.

Membership Categories

Architect Member (AIA)
Individuals with an architectural license from a U.S. licensing authority are eligible for Architect Membership.

Associate Member (Assoc. AIA)
Associate AIA Membership is open to individuals who meet one of the following criteria:

  • Free membership for up to 18 months for New Grads! Both NAAB holders and Non-NAAB holders…
  • Currently work under the supervision of an architect
  • Currently enrolled in the Intern Development Program (IDP) and working toward licensure
  • Faculty member in a university program in architecture

International Associate Member (Int’l Assoc. AIA)
Individuals who have an architecture license or equivalent from a non-U.S. licensing authority are eligible for International Associate Membership.

Emeritus Member (AIA or Assoc. AIA)
Emeritus Membership is available to any Architect or Associate Member who has been a member of the AIA for 15 successive years, is at least 65 years of age, and whose membership is current (or lapsed for less than nine months).

AIA Pittsburgh Industry Partner Membership
A unique partnership is available for those individuals and/or companies that are a part of the build industry, either a building product manufacturer, service provider to architects, or trade association. Become and Industry Partner.

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