Application and Fees

Eligibility

AIA Bylaws – Member Emeritus

2.311 Architect Members. Any Architect member may apply for Emeritus status who has been in good standing in the Institute for fifteen successive years immediately prior to his or her application, and either (i) has attained the age of 70, and is retired from the profession of architecture, or (ii) is so incapacitated as to be unable to work in the profession.

2.312 Associate Members. Any Associate member may apply for Emeritus status who has been in good standing in the Institute for fifteen successive years immediately prior to his or her application, and either (i) has attained the age of 70, and is retired from an occupation related to the profession of architecture or (ii) is so incapacitated as to be unable to work in an occupation related to the profession of architecture.

2.313 Waiver by the Secretary. The Secretary, in exceptional circumstances and for adequate cause, may, on an individual basis, waive (a) all or part of the period of good standing required for Emeritus status; and/or (b) the age requirement for Emeritus status.

Application Form

To become an Emeritus member, please complete the Upgrade Form.
Return completed form to AIA Pittsburgh via email to ngrandinetti@aiapgh.org or by mail 925 Liberty Ave., Suite 700, Pittsburgh, PA 15222. Once AIA National receives the completed form, please allow 10-20 business days to process. You will receive a confirmation email once the membership has been upgraded.

Contact Us

AIA National
800.242.3837, Option 2
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AIA Pittsburgh
925 Liberty Ave., Suite 700
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
412.471.9548
ngrandinetti@aiapgh.org