Thank you for visiting the web site of the Society of American Registered Architects (SARA). It is the aim of SARA, to provide its members and all who use these pages, an opportunity to share information and ideas.
It is our goal to provide current and relevant information on the society. To establish internet links to other related professionals, government agencies, the construction industry, and manufacturers of building products. Establish a link between SARA and students and faculties of architecture. And finally the most important goal, is providing a link between the architect and the user of architectural services, the client.
We will be continually expanding and improving this site.
The mission of the Society of American Registered Architects (SARA) shall be to provide a professional society for all who carry an architectural license regardless of their role in the building and designing industry and to allow those individuals opportunities to unite as a common voice to work together for the betterment of the profession; the advancement of all mankind and sustainability of the environment; and foster the Golden Rule of "Architect helping Architect".
The Society holds National Conferences every year. This site has a complete listing of Conferences as well as our Conference History.
SARA publishes SARAScope, a bimonthly newsletter that includes items of interest about the Society and the profession, and distributes special flyers announcing the professional design competition and the annual conference to its members
Membership Services & Programs
SARA offers a variety of membership services and programs, including a professional referral service, seminars in conjunction with its annual conference, professional and student design awards competitions and issues development to strengthen and protect the interests of practicing architects. Members also gain from professional recognition among peers, design expertise referral, personal involvement at all levels within the Society, camaraderie among fellow members, individual achievement recognition, and a College of Fellows.
SARA's state councils.chapters and chapters focus on local issues affecting the profession.Please look through this site for locations.
The Society also publishes a National Directory, which includes membership listings, display advertising, SARA's By-Laws and other information for members.