Affiliate AIA Chicago

Affil. AIA Chicago

Join AIA Chicago as an Affiliate member and be part of our community fostering a culture of design excellence.

Join AIA Chicago as an Affiliate member and show the world you’re committed to building a culture of design excellence.

AIA Chicago Affiliate membership is open to those practicing in fields closely related to architecture, including engineers, planners, landscape architects, artists, as well as those in government, education, journalism, manufacturing, industry, and more.

Member Benefits

  • Access to a range of expertise and content with a peer network of 4,000 AIA Chicago members
  • Use of Affil. AIA Chicago credentials
  • Free or discounted rates to most networking events, as well as invitations to member-only events
  • Subscription to AIA Chicago's magazine, Chicago Architect, with free listings for promotions and new jobs
  • Advertising discounts with AIA Chicago, including our Vendor Education Program and 1869Circle Partner eligible programs
  • Discounted rates for posting on the AIA Chicago Job Board
  • Access to a wealth of member-only research, career resources, and discounts through AIA Illinois and AIA national

I am an allied industry professional that works with architects and designers and wish to join AIA Chicago.

$375.00 annually 
Jan. 1 - March 31, 2024:
100% dues; renewal Jan. 2025

Apr. 1 - Jun. 30, 2024:
75% dues; renewal Jan. 2025

Jul. 1 - Sept. 30, 2024:
50% dues; renewal Jan. 2025

Oct. 1 - Dec. 31, 2024:
25% dues, renewal Jan. 2025

By joining AIA Chicago, you receive all that the chapter has to offer.

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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.