- Online continuing education transcript and support with licensure protection
- Use of prestigious AIA credentials
- Free or discounted rates to most educational or 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
- Access to our exclusive and award-winning leadership and mentorship 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
By joining AIA Chicago, you receive membership at the local, state, and national levels, allowing you to gain from the most valuable professional resources available.
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