Membership

• Benefits

 

Membership in SARA offers the benefits of fellowship, friendship and mentorship through a number of programs and opportunities:

 

• Professional National Design Awards Program

• Discounted tickets for National Design Awards Program gala event

• State Council-sponsored Professional Design Awards Programs 

• Continuing Education Unit (CEU) credits 

  • Mentorship programs (student, emerging professional and peer)

• Lectures and other educational opportunities

• Annual National Convention

• Membership directory

SARAScope magazine

• Reduced membership fees for young practitioners, students and others with limited resources

 

• Levels 

 

Membership levels reflect our vision to engage architects and affiliated members through all phases of their careers, from student through retiree, and to build a national and international community of shared purpose. Join now, grow and help others with SARA.

 

• Professional Membership $325/yr

 

Professional Membership is open to registered or licensed architects in any state, territory or possession of the United States and in any country in the North or South American continents and the islands of the Western Hemisphere. Professional Members shall have all the benefits of membership, plus the rights to vote, to represent the Society as a delegate and/or hold office, and to use the initials of the Society to identify him or her as a member of SARA. Join now! ]

 

• Introductory Membership $175/yr

Introductory Membership shall be granted at a reduced rate of dues for the first year of membership only and shall be available upon formal application and approval by the appropriate State Council or SARA National Headquarters Office in a state where no Council exists. Introductory Membership is available to registered or licensed architects in good standing in any state, territory or possession of the United States and in any country in the North or South American continents and the islands of the Western Hemisphere. It is also available to Affiliate Members. Introductory Members shall have all the benefits of membership. Join now! ]

 

• Associate Membership $100/yr

 

Associate Membership is open to persons working towards architectural registration and working for and under the direct supervision of a registered/licensed architect, in any state, territory or possession of the United States and in any country in the North or South American continents and the islands of the Western Hemisphere. Associate Members shall have all the benefits of membership.
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• Affiliate Membership $325/yr

 

An Affiliate Membership is open to persons or organizations whose activities support the design and construction industry. Affiliate Members include material suppliers; contractors, sub-contractors and product representatives; structural, civil, mechanical and electrical engineers; attorneys; accountants; landscape architects; interior designers, etc. Affiliate Members shall have all the benefits of membership.
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• International Membership $325/yr

 

International Membership shall be granted to registered or licensed architects in good standing in any country outside the North and South American continents and the islands of the Western Hemisphere. International Members shall have all the benefits of membership.join now! ]

 

• Student Membership $25/yr

 

Upon application and approval, Student Membership shall be granted to persons attending fulltime studies at an accredited school, college or university of architecture in the United States or abroad. Students shall have all the benefits of membership.Join now! ]

 

• Senior Retired Membership $100/yr

 

Senior Retired Membership shall be granted to architects/applicantswho have reached the age of 65 years and who have ceased to practice the profession of architecture or are no longer associated with a full-time architectural occupation. Senior Retired Members shall have all the benefits of membership. .Join now! ]