Offline Steps to Join AIA Today

Online Membership Renewal and First Time Applications Update

Due to the technical issues, AIA’s online renew and application service is currently down. Please follow the steps below until online join is operational.

1. Complete and send PDF application form via fax or e-mail

Complete the pdf applications available for download online at or below. Please ensure the entire application is completed and ensure the following information is included (These are typical reasons for applications not being processed in a timely manner):

  • national, state and local levels dues amounts must be added to the application. Prospective members can contact AIA national for the dues amounts at (800) 242 3837, option 2.
  • architect or international associate license information

Download application links:

2. Process payment via phone or fax

If you opt to remit your form via e-mail to, you are encouraged to call AIA between the hours of 8:30 am -6:00 pm at (800) 242 3837, option 2 Monday through Friday to pay by phone. (Due to PCI compliance guidelines, you are not encouraged to send payments by email).

If you would prefer to include your payment information on your pdf application, you are encouraged to fax your applications to (202)626-7547 if paying by credit.

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